Entry #1498: Conversion therapy in New York

Current Version

RegionNew York
IssueConversion therapy
StatusBanned
Start DateAug 27, 2018
End Datenow
DescriptionBanned since 2018 under “New York local law-22” after conversion therapy ruled unconstitutional.
Sourceshttps://www.lgbtmap.org/equality_maps/profile_state/NY


Revision History (3)

Revision by tsusamu

Old Value New Value (Current)
ValueBanned
Value Specialambiguous
Start Date0000-01-012018-08-27
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.Banned since 2018 under “New York local law-22” after conversion therapy ruled unconstitutional.
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.lgbtmap.org/equality_maps/profile_state/NY

Revision by FCBSIX

Old Value New Value
ValueNot banned
Value Specialambiguous
NoteConversion Therapy is currently legal. No law currently bans it, despite organizations such as the American Psychological Association denouncing it.Conversion 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.
Reports (5)
  • Status is not correct "Conversion Therapy for minors is banned."
  • Status is not correct "Law 22 in 2018 made it illegal to provide or send somebody to conversion therapy."
  • Status is not correct "2019 GENDA legislation in NYS banned conversation therapy "
  • Status is not correct "Conversion therapy has been BANNED in New York since January 25, 2019."
  • Status is not correct "In Early 2019 the NYS legislator voted to ban Conversion therapy on minors"

Revision by FCBSIX

Old Value (Original) New Value
ValueNot banned
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.Conversion Therapy is currently legal. No law currently bans it, despite organizations such as the American Psychological Association denouncing it.

imullin01 created this entry.