Entry #13: LGBT discrimination in Mexico

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RegionMexico
IssueLGBT discrimination
StatusIllegal
Start DateJun 11, 2003
End Datenow
DescriptionSince 2011, Article 1 of the Political Constitution of the United Mexican States (1917) (federal constitution) prohibits discrimination based on “sexual preferences”. 3 out of 32 subnational jurisdictions bans discrimination based on gender identity in its State Constitutions. Article 1(3) of the Federal Act to Prevent and Eliminate Discrimination (2003) includes “sexual preferences” as one of the prohibited grounds of discrimination
Sourceshttps://database.ilga.org/mexico-lgbti https://database.ilga.org/api/downloader/download/1/MX%20-%20LEG%20-%20Federal%20Constitution%20(2011)%20-%20TR(en).pdf http://www.conapred.org.mx/index.php?contenido=pagina&id=38&id_opcion=15&op=15


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Start DateApr 29, 2003Jun 11, 2003
NoteThe National Council to Prevent Discrimination, CONAPRED, takes action to ensure equality for all citizens. This includes promoting new policies and resolving complaints of allegedly discriminatory acts.Since 2011, Article 1 of the Political Constitution of the United Mexican States (1917) (federal constitution) prohibits discrimination based on “sexual preferences”. 3 out of 32 subnational jurisdictions bans discrimination based on gender identity in its State Constitutions. Article 1(3) of the Federal Act to Prevent and Eliminate Discrimination (2003) includes “sexual preferences” as one of the prohibited grounds of discrimination
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The National Council to Prevent Discrimination, CONAPRED, takes action to ensure equality for all citizens. This includes promoting new policies and resolving complaints of allegedly discriminatory acts. Since 2011, Article 1 of the Political Constitution of the United Mexican States (1917) (federal constitution) prohibits discrimination based on “sexual preferences”. 3 out of 32 subnational jurisdictions bans discrimination based on gender identity in its State Constitutions. Article 1(3) of the Federal Act to Prevent and Eliminate Discrimination (2003) includes “sexual preferences” as one of the prohibited grounds of discrimination
Sourceshttp://www.conapred.org.mx/index.php?contenido=pagina&id=38&id_opcion=15&op=15https://database.ilga.org/mexico-lgbti
https://database.ilga.org/api/downloader/download/1/MX%20-%20LEG%20-%20Federal%20Constitution%20(2011)%20-%20TR(en).pdf
http://www.conapred.org.mx/index.php?contenido=pagina&id=38&id_opcion=15&op=15
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http://www.conapred.org.mx/index.php?contenido=pagina&id=38&id_opcion=15&op=15 https://database.ilga.org/mexico-lgbti https://database.ilga.org/api/downloader/download/1/MX%20-%20LEG%20-%20Federal%20Constitution%20(2011)%20-%20TR(en).pdf http://www.conapred.org.mx/index.php?contenido=pagina&id=38&id_opcion=15&op=15

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