Compare LGBT Rights in East Timor & Laos

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1975
Legal
Since 1990
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Since 1990
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredAmbiguous
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyAmbiguous
Since 1990
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2009
No protections
Since 1953
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2009
No protections
Since 1953
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
Since 1953
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Since 2012
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1975
Equal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
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