Compare LGBT Rights in American Samoa & Niue

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1980
Legal
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 2015
Unrecognized
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2017
Single only
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsIllegal
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguousSexual orientation and gender identity
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguousSexual orientation and gender identity
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2012
Legal
Since 1994
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1980
Equal
Since 2007
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1983
Legal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
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