Entry #354: Blood donations by MSMs in Taiwan

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RegionTaiwan
IssueBlood donations by MSMs
StatusBanned (indefinite deferral)
Start Date2001
End Datenow
DescriptionGay, lesbian, bisexual, and other "high risk HIV" groups are banned from donating blood in Taiwan.
Sourceshttp://www.taipeitimes.com/News/taiwan/archives/2005/09/27/2003273379
Reports (4)
  • Newer law has been passed "https://www.taiwannews.com.tw/en/news/3346970 "
  • Status is not correct "2018 - Taiwan does not restrict otherwise eligible LGBT individuals from donating blood."
  • Other "More precisely, Taiwan government prohibits MSMs from donating blood. But Taiwan allow lesbians and gays, who do not engage in sexual activity with members of the same sex, to donate their blood."
  • Status is not correct "It was and is banned indefinitely."

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