Compare LGBT Rights in Maryland & Virginia

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1999
Legal
Since 2003
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2012
Legal
Since 2014
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2003
Same-sex adoptionLegalAmbiguous
Since 2012
LGBT discriminationIllegalNo protections
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2014
No protections
Since 2014
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2011
Legal
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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