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LGBT Rights in Aragac̣otn Province

The laws displayed for Aragac̣otn are the same as Armenia.
    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Foreign same-sex marriages recognized only
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    N/A
    Non-binary gender recognition
    N/A
    Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Adoption
    ✖ Single only
    Military
    ✖ Don't Ask, Don't Tell
    Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
    Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
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History

Homosexual activity in Aragac̣otn

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Homosexual activity in Aragac̣otn is legal.

Current status
Since Apr 18, 2003
Legal
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Same-sex marriage in Aragac̣otn

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Same-sex marriage in Aragac̣otn is foreign same-sex marriages recognized only.

Current status
Foreign same-sex marriages recognized only
Only foreign same-sex marriages are recognized in Armenia.
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Nov 9, 2004–-0001
Unrecognized
Marriage is recognized by law only between a man and a woman
Sources:
Armenian source of the law arlis.am/documentview.aspx?…
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Aragac̣otn

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Aragac̣otn is no censorship.

Current status
No censorship
In Armenia, there are no laws restricting the discussion or promotion of LGBTQ+ topics.
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Right to change legal gender in Aragac̣otn

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Right to change legal gender in Aragac̣otn is n/a.

Current status
N/A
No Laws in place.
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Aragac̣otn

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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Aragac̣otn is n/a.

Current status
N/A
There are no laws to change one’s gender in place.
Sources:
(Legal gender change entry)
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LGBT discrimination in Aragac̣otn

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LGBT discrimination in Aragac̣otn is no protections.

Current status
Since Jul 5, 1995
No protections
The constitution does not prohibit discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation or gender identity
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LGBT employment discrimination in Aragac̣otn

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LGBT employment discrimination in Aragac̣otn is no protections.

Current status
No protections
There is no regulation that prohibits employment discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation or gender identity
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LGBT housing discrimination in Aragac̣otn

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LGBT housing discrimination in Aragac̣otn is no protections.

Current status
No protections
There is no regulation that prohibits housing discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation or gender identity
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Same-sex adoption in Aragac̣otn

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Same-sex adoption in Aragac̣otn is single only.

Current status
Single only
Single person is allowed to adopt. There is nothing mentioned about LGBT individuals in the laws regulating adoption
Sources:
Civil Status Act Law on Family regulated adoption status parliament.am/legislation.p…
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Jan 1, 1995–Sep 9, 2018
Single only
Single people are allowed to adopt. No laws in place for same sex couples.
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Serving openly in military in Aragac̣otn

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Serving openly in military in Aragac̣otn is don't ask, don't tell.

Current status
Since 2004
Don't Ask, Don't Tell
According to the Helsinki Rights Committee in Armenia, in 2004, an internal defence ministry decree effectively bans gay men from serving in the armed forces. In practice, gays are marked as "mentally ill" and sent to a psychiatrist.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Aragac̣otn

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Blood donations by MSMs in Aragac̣otn is legal.

Current status
Legal
Blood donations is legal.
Sources:
web.archive.org/web/2013071…//old.ilga.org/Statehomophobia/ILGA_State_Sponsored_Homophobia_2013.pdf
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Conversion therapy in Aragac̣otn

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Conversion therapy in Aragac̣otn is not banned.

Current status
Not banned
There are no laws in place banning conversion therapy.
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Equal age of consent in Aragac̣otn

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Equal age of consent in Aragac̣otn is equal.

Current status
Equal
Equal at the age of 16.
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