Entry #2027: Homosexual activity in Trinidad and Tobago

Current Version

RegionTrinidad and Tobago
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Start Datepast
End DateMay 17, 2015
DescriptionMost offenses still in effect as per the 1986 law. However, the anal intercourse provision have been removed.
Sourceshttp://www.ttparliament.org/publications.php?mid=28&id=632


Revision History (2)

Revision by tsusamu

Old Value New Value (Current)
Start Date2015-05-180000-01-01
End Date0000-00-002015-05-17
NoteMost offenses are still in effect as per the 1986 law. However, the anal intercourse provision between minors have been removed.Most offenses still in effect as per the 1986 law. However, the anal intercourse provision have been removed.

Revision by danlev

Old Value (Original) New Value
End Date9999-12-120000-00-00
Reports (4)
  • Status is not correct
  • Status is not correct "Legal. The ruling states that any law criminalizing consensual same sex intercourse between adults is illegal, null, void, and of no effect. "
  • Status is not correct "Law changed April 2018"
  • Status is not correct

vviet93 created this entry.