2017 in LGBT Rights

This year, there were 15 recorded legal changes made affecting LGBT people. In the previous year, there were 86 changes made. A total of 735 legal changes have been made so far in the 2010s.

  • March 5
    Homosexuals serving openly in military becomes legal.
    LGBT people can serve in military
  • March 1
    Same-sex adoption becomes legal.
    Just became legal 3 days ago.
  • February 15
    Conversion therapy becomes not banned.
    Nobody cares about lgbt community there. Also government is sponsoring this activity. the prime minister just compared lgbt people to Islamic state.
  • February 14
    Conversion therapy becomes banned.
    Passed by Senate Committee of New Mexico
  • January 28
    Same-sex marriage becomes ambiguous.
    LGBT couple can marry in Aguascalientes after gaining protection.
  • January 21
    Conversion therapy becomes not banned.
    No
  • January 15
    Blood donations by MSMs becomes legal.
    just dropped life time ban.
  • January 7
    LGBT discrimination becomes illegal.
    Legislative Decree #1323 states that crimes motivated by intolerance or discrimination including sexual orientation and gender identity will receive stronger penalizations.
  • January 1
    Same-sex adoption becomes legal.
    No
  • Same-sex adoption becomes legal.
    No
  • LGBT discrimination becomes illegal.
    Full Protection since Jan 2017.
  • LGBT employment discrimination becomes sexual orientation and gender identity.
    Since 2017
  • LGBT housing discrimination becomes sexual orientation and gender identity.
    just missing constitutional discrimination laws.
  • LGBT housing discrimination becomes sexual orientation and gender identity.
    No
  • LGBT housing discrimination becomes sexual orientation and gender identity.
    Homosexuality is illegal there.