Compare LGBT Rights in New York & Rhode Island

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97 / 100
97 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2003
Legal
Since 2003
Same-sex marriageLegal
Since 2011
Legal
Since 2013
Censorship of LGBT IssuesUnknownUnknown
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2003
Illegal
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2018
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2001
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identitySexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionLegalLegal
Serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2011
Legal
Since 2011
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1977
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1983
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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