LGBT International Rights - Question

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 1:29 pm on 12th October 2020.

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Photo of Lord Moynihan Lord Moynihan Conservative 1:29 pm, 12th October 2020

My Lords, trans rights in international competitive sport is a sensitive and important issue. Does my noble friend the Minister agree that leaving it to international sports federations and not enshrining it in domestic legislation is the only fair and sensitive way to address this incredibly difficult and sensitive issue, given that the current guidelines allow successfully transitioned athletes to compete internationally, subject to limiting testosterone levels as a metric in women’s competition categories?