Entry #1205: Blood donations by MSMs in Argentina

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RegionArgentina
IssueBlood donations by MSMs
StatusBanned (1-year deferral)
Start DateJun 13, 2006
End DateSep 16, 2015
DescriptionFederal regulations ban MSMs from donating blood, but it has been legal in the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires since July 2013. A bill that would strike down the federal ban in other regions was passed by the lower house of Congress, but it was never considered by the Senate.
SourcesNational Institute against Discrimination, Xenophobia and Racism [Spanish]: http://inadi.gob.ar/2012/06/donacion-de-sangre-sin-discriminacion/ Buenos Aires city law - La Nación [Spanish]: http://www.lanacion.com.ar/1598266-modifican-el-tramite-para-donar-sangre-y-eliminan-posibles-preguntas-discriminatorias


Revision History (2)

Revision by vviet93

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SourcesNational Institute against Discrimination, Xenophobia and Racism panish]: http://inadi.gob.ar/2012/06/donacion-de-sangre-sin-discriminacion/ Buenos Aires city law - La Nación [Spanish]: http://www.lanacion.com.ar/1598266-modifican-el-tramite-para-donar-sangre-y-eliminan-posibles-preguntas-discriminatoriasNational Institute against Discrimination, Xenophobia and Racism [Spanish]: http://inadi.gob.ar/2012/06/donacion-de-sangre-sin-discriminacion/ Buenos Aires city law - La Nación [Spanish]: http://www.lanacion.com.ar/1598266-modifican-el-tramite-para-donar-sangre-y-eliminan-posibles-preguntas-discriminatorias
Reports (2)
  • Newer law has been passed
  • Status is not correct "Not anymore. http://www.lanacion.com.ar/1828320-donaciones-sangre-homosexuales"

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