Harry Potter and the half-baked laws It was reported in June that the UK government intends to drop plans for allowing people who claim to be transgender to self-identify as such. Ruth Woodcraft J.K. Rowling | photo: Wiki This proposal was first mooted by the government in 2018 (en September 2018). The result of the consultation has never been published*. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.