Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson is considering adding an alternative to the male or female designation on driver's licenses.
Such a designation might be an "X." Fourteen other states that offer an option other than male or female.
Erin Knott is with Equality Michigan.
She says it would help people who are transgender or who don't conform to traditional gender roles.
"It's saying that all Michiganders, including members of the transgender community, deserve to live with dignity and respect," Knott says.