Compare LGBT Rights in Bahamas & U.S. Virgin Islands

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1991
Legal
Since 1985
Same-sex marriageNot legalLegal
Since 2015
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipUnknown
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contextsIllegal
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation onlySexual orientation and gender identity
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation onlySexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2017
Legal
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 1998
N/A
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (3-month deferral)
Since 2020
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Since 1986
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