Compare LGBT Rights in Connecticut & Massachusetts

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97 / 100
97 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1971
Legal
Since 2003
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2008
Legal
Since 2004
Censorship of LGBT IssuesUnknownUnknown
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegalIllegal
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2011
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2012
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2000
Legal
Since 1993
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2011
Legal
Since 2011
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1983
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1983
Conversion therapyAmbiguousBanned
Since 2019
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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