Army Capt. Jennifer Peace, Army Staff Sgt. Patricia King (center) and Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Akira Wyatt attend a hearing on Transgender Service Policy on Capitol Hill in 2019. King and other trans troops have long fought for the right to serve openly prior to Trump’s ban, and she hopes there is more legislation to follow Biden’s repeal to ensure something like that does not happen again.

WASHINGTON, DC – FEBRUARY 27: Navy Lt. Commander Blake Dremann, Army Capt. Alivia Stehlik, Army Capt. Jennifer Peace, Army Staff Sgt. Patricia King, Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Akira Wyatt, and Dr. Jesse M. Ehrenfeld, chair-elect of the American Medical Association Board of Trustees at the Military Personnel Subcommittee hearing on “Transgender Service Policy.” on Capital Hill on February 27, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)