Compare LGBT Rights in Iowa & South Dakota

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1978
Since 2003
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2009
Since 2015
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgeryLegal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionLegalAmbiguous
LGBT discriminationIllegalNo protections
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2007
No protections
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2011
Since 2011
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1983
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1983
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
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