State

  • Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
  • Marriage
    ✔ Legal
  • Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
  • Adoption
    ✔ Legal
  • Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    ✔ Legal
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Donating Blood
    ✖ Banned (indefinite deferral)
  • Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous

History

Homosexual activity in Idaho

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Current status
(since Jun 26, 2003)
Legal
Lawrence v. Texas, U.S. Supreme Court (2003)
Sources:
Lawrence v. Texas, 539 U.S. 558 (2003)
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Same-sex marriage in Idaho

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Current status
(since Oct 15, 2014)
Legal
On October 15, 2014, same-sex marriage became legal in Idaho.
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Until Oct 15, 2014
Unrecognized
Same-sex marriage is not recognized. A 2006 constitutional amendments defined marriage as the union of man and woman and the only type of partnership the state recognizes.
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Right to change legal gender in Idaho

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Current status
Legal, surgery not required
Missing non binary options on documents.
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Same-sex adoption in Idaho

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Mar 7, 2018–Sep 16, 2018
Legal
Under federal law as well as Idaho state law
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Current status
Legal
Pursuant Idaho §16-1501, any adult may may petition for adoption. Though it's not expressly permitted by any case law or statute, same-sex, second-parent adoption is theoretically legal as no laws prohibit it.
Sources:
www.lambdalegal.org/states-region/idaho
Idaho §16-1501
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LGBT discrimination in Idaho

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Aug 10, 2016–Sep 18, 2018
Illegal in some contexts
city discrimination protections only. Full discrimination protections pending. Gender identity discrimination under Section VII.
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Current status
No protections
No protections from discrimination exist based upon sexual orientation or gender identification.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Idaho

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Dec 1, 2014–Sep 1, 2018
Ambiguous
Only under city discrimination protections. As well under state ruling section VII sex discrimination includes gender identity.
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Current status
No protections
As of December 16, 2014, there are no legal protections for people who are LGBT in regards to employment.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Idaho

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Dec 1, 2014–Sep 1, 2018
Ambiguous
City discrimination protections only.
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Current status
No protections
This state does not provide any legal protections from discrimination based upon sexual orientation or gender identification.

However, the Human Rights Campaign states, "The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires grantees and participants of HUD programs to comply with local and state non-discrimination laws that include sexual orientation and gender identity.
HUD also prohibits inquiries regarding the sexual orientation or gender identity of a prospective tenant or applicant for assisted
housing in every state (March 2012)."
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Idaho

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Current status
(since Sep 20, 2011)
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 Idaho

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Current status
Equal
No
Sources:
No
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Blood donations by MSMs in Idaho

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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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Jan 1, 1983–Jun 21, 2018
Banned (1-year deferral)
Since 2016 under the FDA ruling.
Sources:
No
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Conversion therapy in Idaho

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Feb 25, 2017–Sep 1, 2018
Not banned
Not outlawed in this state.
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Current status
Ambiguous
Conversion Therapy is currently legal. No law currently bans it, despite organizations such as the American Psychological Association denouncing it. Though it's not actually ambiguous (It is in fact legal), this is the best indicator of the available options.
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