Entry #10009: Blood donations by MSMs in British Columbia

Current Version

RegionBritish Columbia
IssueBlood donations by MSMs
StatusLegal
Start DateSep 30, 2022
End Datenow
DescriptionFollowing the Canadian Blood Services guidelines.
Sourceshttps://www.blood.ca/en/blood/am-i-eligible-donate-blood/men-who-have-sex-men


Revision History (2)

Revision by Notdog1996

Old Value New Value (Current)
End Date2022-01-019999-12-12
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Revision by Notdog1996

Old Value (Original) New Value
ValueBanned (3-month deferral)Legal
Start Date2019-06-032022-09-30
End Date2020-01-012022-01-01
NoteWaiting period moved to 3 months for MSMs in May 2019Following the Canadian Blood Services guidelines.
Sourceshttps://www.blood.ca/en/about-us/media/newsroom/blood-donation-waiting-period-for-men-who-have-sex-with-men-reduced-to-three-monthshttps://www.blood.ca/en/blood/am-i-eligible-donate-blood/men-who-have-sex-men

aidanwelsford created this entry.