Outlying Area

  • Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
  • Marriage
    ✔ Legal
  • Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
  • Adoption
    ✔ Legal
  • Discrimination
    ✔ Illegal
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Military
    ✔ Legal
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Donating Blood
    ✖ Banned (indefinite deferral)
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✔ Banned

History

Homosexual activity in Guam

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Current status
(since 1978)
Legal
Homosexual acts were legalized prior to the federal ruling which legalized homosexuality for all federal jurisdictions in 2003.
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Same-sex marriage in Guam

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 2015)
Legal
Under Guam Lawmakers.
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Until Jun 26, 2015
Unrecognized
Same-sex marriage is not legal, but Guam is represented by the 9th Circuit Court which has ruled in favor of marriage equality -- making same-sex marriage legal in all states represented by the 9th Circuit. Also, due to Supreme Court case, United States vs. Windsor, legally married couples are granted at the federal level.
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Right to change legal gender in Guam

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Current status
Legal, surgery not required
Legally federally.
Sources:
No
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Same-sex adoption in Guam

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Current status
Legal
as being a territory of USA.
Sources:
No
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LGBT discrimination in Guam

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Current status
Illegal
Under Guam Lawmakers
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LGBT employment discrimination in Guam

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 2015)
Sexual orientation and gender identity
under the Guam Employment Non-Discrimination Act.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Guam

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 2009)
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Under HUD.
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Guam

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Current status
(since Sep 20, 2012)
Legal
Don't Ask, Don't Tell is officially repealed throughout the United States, and gays and lesbians may openly serve.
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Equal age of consent in Guam

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 1978)
Equal
No
Sources:
No
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Blood donations by MSMs in Guam

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Jan 1, 1983–Oct 12, 2017
Banned (1-year deferral)
From a Recent ruling by FDA.
Sources:
No
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Current status
(since 1983)
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Ban on blood donations from MSMs applies to any man who has had sex, even once, with another man on or after January 1, 1977.
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Conversion therapy in Guam

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Current status
Banned
No
Sources:
No
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