1932 in LGBT Rights

In 1932, there were 16 recorded legal changes made affecting LGBT people. In the previous year, there were 6 changes made and 5 in the following year. A total of 37 legal changes were made in the 1930s.

  • September 23
    LGBT discrimination becomes no protections.
    Discrimination is encouraged.
  • Same-sex marriage becomes unrecognized.
    no laws criminalizing in constitution or laws.
  • Homosexual activity becomes illegal (imprisonment as punishment).
    fines, flogging, up to life in prison, deportation. second conviction is death.
  • LGBT housing discrimination becomes no protections.
    No protections
  • LGBT employment discrimination becomes no protections.
    No protections
  • Equal age of consent becomes n/a.
    Extramarital sexual relations and homosexuality is illegal in Saudi Arabia
  • LGBT discrimination becomes no protections.
    There are no protection from discrimination to LGBT people
  • Same-sex adoption becomes illegal.
    Not legal
  • Same-sex marriage becomes not legal.
    Not legal
  • Homosexual activity becomes illegal (death penalty as punishment).
    Not legal. Second offense warrants execution whereas a prison sentences, lashing or execution may be used as punishment for first time offenders.
  • July 11
    Equal age of consent becomes equal.
  • Homosexual activity becomes legal.
  • June 24
    Same-sex marriage becomes unrecognized.
    Civil unions and gay marriage will become legalized in February 2019.
  • Right to change legal gender becomes legal, surgery not required.
    Since Mar 2017. Missing third option on documents.
  • Same-sex marriage becomes unrecognized.
    Date shown is when Thailand became a constitutional monarchy. Thailand currently does not recognize gay marriages.
  • Right to change legal gender becomes illegal.
    Date shown is when Thailand became a constitutional monarchy. An individual who underwent sexual reassignment surgery can request their name to be changed. However, their gender on their ID can't be changed.