Entry #1487: Conversion therapy in Maryland

Current Version

RegionMaryland
IssueConversion therapy
StatusBanned
Start Datepast
End Datenow
DescriptionThe Governor hss signed SB 1028 in to law which bans conversion therapy.
Sourceshttps://www.gaystarnews.com/article/maryland-bans-conversion-therapy-lgbti-minors/
Reports (1)
  • Status is not correct "in many other sources I have read they all explain that conversion therapy is legal in Maryland sadly "


Revision History (1)

Revision by chae

Old Value (Original) New Value (Current)
ValueBanned
Value Specialambiguous
NoteConversion Therapy is currently legal. No law currently bans it, despite organizations such as the American Psychological Association denouncing it. Though it's not actually ambiguous (It is in fact legal), this is the best indicator of the available options.The Governor hss signed SB 1028 in to law which bans conversion therapy.
Sourceshttp://www.nclrights.org/bornperfect-laws-legislation-by-state/ http://www.nclrights.org/bornperfect-the-facts-about-conversion-therapy/ http://www.hrc.org/resources/entry/the-lies-and-dangers-of-reparative-therapyhttps://www.gaystarnews.com/article/maryland-bans-conversion-therapy-lgbti-minors/

imullin01 created this entry.