In JulyTrump surprised military leaders by tweeting"After consultation with my Generals and military experts, please be advised that the United States Government will not accept or allow Transgender individuals to serve in any capacity in the U. All that has changed with the Supreme Court orders. Service members who have been stable for three years in their biological sex prior to joining the military -- meaning 36 months after completion of surgery and hormone treatments. Two Penguin Chicks Survive in Colony of 40, The Trump administration postponed that date to January 1,before deciding to reverse the policy entirely.
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Circuit Court of Appeals issued its own order lifting a lower court stay against the transgender military ban, which reduced the number of orders to three. Languages Add links. Webarchive template wayback links CS1 maint: Also criticizing the Supreme Court for allowing the transgender military ban to go into effect was Mara Keisling, executive director of the National Center for Transgender Equality.