Compare LGBT Rights in Texas & Washington, D.C.

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2003
Legal
Same-sex marriageAmbiguous
Since 2015
Legal
Censorship of LGBT IssuesState-enforced
Since 2021
Unknown
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedUnknown
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 2018
Illegal
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2006
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionAmbiguousLegal
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2011
Legal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1983
Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedBanned
Since 2014
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
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