Compare LGBT Rights in Finland & Iceland

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1971
Legal
Since 1940
Same-sex marriageOther type of partnership
Since 2014
Legal
Since 2010
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2003
Legal, but requires surgery
Since 2012
Same-sex adoptionStep-child adoption only
Since 2009
Legal
Since 2006
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2004
Illegal
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2004
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1996
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2004
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1996
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalN/A
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1999
Equal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (1-year deferral)
Since 2014
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
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