Entry #5459: Homosexual activity in Papua New Guinea

Original entry by Ausyk Ausyk ()

RegionPapua New Guinea
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusMale illegal, female legal
Start DateJan 1, 2002
End DateSep 8, 2018
Description3 to 14 years in prison. Not enforced.
Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/world_report_download/201801world_report_web.pdf http://www.refworld.org/country,,,,PNG,,517e6df152,0.html


23 Revisions

23. Revision #12833 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value
End Date2018-09-082018-08-21
22. Revision #12489 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Note3 to 14 years in prison. Not enforced.3 to 14 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.
21. Revision #12299 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-08-212018-08-01
20. Revision #11309 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-08-012018-07-19
19. Revision #10607 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-192018-07-07
18. Revision #9726 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-072018-06-24
17. Revision #9343 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-242018-06-18
16. Revision #8994 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-182018-06-06
15. Revision #8265 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-062018-04-25
14. Revision #7661 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-252018-04-20
13. Revision #7585 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Note3 to 14 years in prison. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.3 to 14 years in prison. Not enforced.
12. Revision #7584 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-202018-04-03
Note3 to 14 years in prison. Not enforced. 3 to 14 years in prison. Not enforced. Although subjecting gay people to HIV test without consent.
11. Revision #7222 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-032018-02-12
Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/world_report_download/201801world_report_web.pdf http://www.refworld.org/country,,,,PNG,,517e6df152,0.htmlhttps://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/world_report_download/201801world_report_web.pdf
10. Revision #5768 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-02-122017-09-12
9. Revision #5767 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Note3 to 14 years in prison. Not enforced. Although subjecting gay people to HIV test without consent.3 to 14 years in prison. Not enforced.
Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/world_report_download/201801world_report_web.pdfhttps://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/
8. Revision #4094 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-09-122017-09-05
Note3 to 14 years in prison. Not enforced.Up to 14 years in prison.
7. Revision #3160 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-09-052017-08-14
NoteUp to 14 years in prison.3 to 14 years in prison under unnatural/ indecent acts.
6. Revision #2746 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueMale illegal, female legalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
5. Revision #2745 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-08-142017-08-10
4. Revision #2744 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Note3 to 14 years in prison under unnatural/ indecent acts. Up to 14 years in prison Under unnatural/ indecent acts.
3. Revision #2696 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-08-102017-03-19
2. Revision #2571 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-03-192017-03-10
1. Revision #2517 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value (Original)
End Date2017-03-102017-02-11