Compare LGBT Rights in Bahamas & Jamaica

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Homosexual activityLegalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1864
Same-sex marriageForeign same-sex marriages recognized only
Since 2018
Foreign same-sex marriages recognized only
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2017
Single only
Since 2017
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsNo protections
Since 1962
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation onlyNo protections
Since 1962
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation onlyNo protections
Since 1962
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1998
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
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