• Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
  • Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
  • Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
  • Adoption
    ✖ Single only
  • Discrimination
    Illegal in some contexts
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Military
    ✔ Legal
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned

History

Homosexual activity in Guatemala

?
Current status
(since 1871)
Legal
Added by vviet93  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Same-sex marriage in Guatemala

?
May 29, 1995–Sep 17, 2018
Foreign same-sex marriages recognized only
Required by 2018 ruling by IACHR Ruling. Gay Unions pending.
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log
Current status
(since May 29, 1995)
Unrecognized
Article 78 of the civil code defines marriage to be a union between a man and a woman
Sources:
ifes.org/~/media/Files/Publications/Constitutional%20Law/1996/IFES_28/CON00118.pdf
Added by vviet93  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Right to change legal gender in Guatemala

?
Current status
Legal, surgery not required
Missing non binary options on documents.
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Same-sex adoption in Guatemala

?
Current status
Single only
under Código de la Niñez y la Juventud. ( code of youth) Legalization pending.
Sources:
No
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

LGBT discrimination in Guatemala

?
Apr 1, 1997–Sep 9, 2018
Illegal
Since 2016.
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log
Current status
(since Apr 1, 1997)
Illegal in some contexts
The only part of legal system that protects individuals from LGBT-based discrimination is in the law of children and youth, protecting them from sexual orientation based discrimination (gender identity is not mentioned explicitly)
Added by vviet93  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

LGBT employment discrimination in Guatemala

?
Current status
(since May 17, 2016)
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Full discrimination protections. As well under hate crime laws.
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

LGBT housing discrimination in Guatemala

?
Current status
(since Apr 1, 1997)
Sexual orientation and gender identity
According to ILGA.
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Homosexuals serving openly in military in Guatemala

?
Current status
Legal
No
Sources:
No
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Equal age of consent in Guatemala

?
Current status
(since Jan 1, 1871)
Equal
No
Sources:
No
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Blood donations by MSMs in Guatemala

?
Current status
Legal
No restrictions that I know of for this place.
Sources:
No
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log

Conversion therapy in Guatemala

?
Current status
Not banned
Unknown.
Sources:
No
Added by Ausyk  ·  0 accurate votes  ·  Report Error  ·  Log



Search Interest