Compare LGBT Rights in Maryland & Texas

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97 / 100
72 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1999
Legal
Since 2003
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2012
Legal
Since 2015
Censorship of LGBT IssuesUnknownUnknown
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredUnknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegalIllegal in some contexts
Since 2018
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2014
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
Same-sex adoptionLegalAmbiguous
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2011
Legal
Since 2011
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1983
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1983
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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