• Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
  • Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
  • Changing Gender
    Ambiguous
  • Adoption
    ✖ Single only
  • Discrimination
    Illegal in some contexts
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Military
    ✔ Legal
  • Donating Blood
    ✖ Banned (1-year deferral)
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned

History

Homosexual activity in Slovakia

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 1961)
Legal
Homosexuality was legalized in the former Czekoslovania.
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Same-sex marriage in Slovakia

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Jan 1, 2017–Jul 20, 2018
Foreign same-sex marriages recognized only
Civil unions pending. gay marriage pending. Gay marriage required legalization under EU ruling.
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Current status
Unrecognized
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Right to change legal gender in Slovakia

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Jan 1, 2016–Jun 22, 2018
Ambiguous
Requires surgery and sterilization. Ruled illegal under EU court.
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Current status
Ambiguous
Legal, requirements ambiguously defined.
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Same-sex adoption in Slovakia

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 2017)
Single only
according to Wikipedia.
Sources:
No
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LGBT discrimination in Slovakia

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May 22, 2013–Oct 12, 2017
Illegal
Under Hate Crime Law. Under the Amendment to the Anti-Discrimination Act.
Sources:
No
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Current status
(since May 22, 2013)
Illegal in some contexts
Homophobia is now considered hate speech
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LGBT employment discrimination in Slovakia

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 2008)
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Under the amendment in the Anti-Discrimination Act.
Sources:
No
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LGBT housing discrimination in Slovakia

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 2008)
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Under the amendment Anti-Discrimination Act.
Sources:
NO
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Slovakia

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Current status
Legal
Only place you can not serve is in Cyprus.
Sources:
No
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Blood donations by MSMs in Slovakia

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Current status
Banned (1-year deferral)
No
Sources:
No
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Equal age of consent in Slovakia

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Current status
Equal
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Conversion therapy in Slovakia

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Current status
(since Jan 22, 2018)
Not banned
No
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