Federal District

  • 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
  • Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✔ Banned

History

Homosexual activity in Washington, D.C.

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Current status
Legal
There is no state that it is illegal.
Sources:
No
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Same-sex marriage in Washington, D.C.

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Current status
Legal
No
Sources:
No
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Right to change legal gender in Washington, D.C.

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Current status
Legal, surgery not required
Also have a non binary option.
Sources:
No
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Same-sex adoption in Washington, D.C.

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Current status
Legal
In 50 states
Sources:
No
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LGBT discrimination in Washington, D.C.

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Current status
Illegal
People are protected from discrimination based upon both sexual orientation and gender identification.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Washington, D.C.

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Current status
(since 2006)
Sexual orientation and gender identity
State law provides for protections against employment discrimination in regards to both sexual orientation and gender identification.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Washington, D.C.

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Current status
Sexual orientation and gender identity
This state explicitly bans housing discrimination based upon sexual orientation and gender identification.

Additionally, 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 Washington, D.C.

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Current status
Legal
No
Sources:
No
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Blood donations by MSMs in Washington, D.C.

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Current status
Legal
No
Sources:
No
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Equal age of consent in Washington, D.C.

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Current status
Equal
No
Sources:
No
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Conversion therapy in Washington, D.C.

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Current status
(since Dec 22, 2014)
Banned
On December 22, 2014, the Conversion Therapy for Minors Prohibition Amendment Act was signed into law, banning conversion therapy on minors. Washington, D.C. was the third U.S. region to ban conversion therapy, in addition to California and New Jersey.
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