Compare LGBT Rights in French Polynesia & Samoa

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Homosexual activityLegalMale illegal, female legal
Since 1961
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2013
Foreign same-sex marriages recognized only
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Since 2013
Legal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionLegal
Since 2013
Single only
Since 2017
LGBT discriminationIllegalIllegal in some contexts
Since 2013
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityAmbiguous
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalN/A
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Blood donations by MSMsLegalBanned (1-year deferral)
Conversion therapyAmbiguousBanned
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