Compare LGBT Rights in Iowa & North Dakota

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93 / 100
70 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1978
Legal
Since 1973
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2009
Legal
Since 2015
Censorship of LGBT IssuesUnknownUnknown
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgeryLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2006
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegalNo protections
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
Same-sex adoptionLegalSingle only
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2011
Legal
Since 2011
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1983
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1983
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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