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Bush signed legislation that extended gay rights.
Getty Images. June 30, Intersex people in the United States have some of the same rights as other people, but with significant gaps, particularly in protection from non-consensual cosmetic medical interventions and violence, and protection from discrimination.
For the first time ever, the proposed questions covered topics about sexual orientation and gender identity.