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LGBT Rights in Hrodzenskaya voblasts Region

The laws displayed for Hrodzenskaya voblasts are the same as Belarus.
    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
    Censorship
    ✖ Fine as punishment
    Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
    Non-binary gender recognition
    ✖ Not legally recognized
    Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Housing Discrimination
    Ambiguous
    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 Hrodzenskaya voblasts

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Homosexual activity in Hrodzenskaya voblasts is legal.

Current status
Since Mar 1, 1994
Legal
Only form of homosexuality that is illegal is non-consensual homosexual intercourse
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Same-sex marriage in Hrodzenskaya voblasts

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Same-sex marriage in Hrodzenskaya voblasts is not legal.

Current status
Since Nov 26, 1996
Not legal
Article 32 of the constitution defines marriage to be between a man and a woman.
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Nov 26, 1996–Sep 8, 2018
Foreign same-sex marriages recognized only
Foreign Same sex marriages recognized under EU law.
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Until Jan 1, 2015
Not legal
Article 32 of the constitution defines marriage to be between a man and a woman.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Hrodzenskaya voblasts

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Hrodzenskaya voblasts is fine as punishment.

Current status
Fine as punishment
Alexander Lukashenko’s authoritarian rule has similar legislation to Putin’s Russia
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Right to change legal gender in Hrodzenskaya voblasts

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Right to change legal gender in Hrodzenskaya voblasts is legal, surgery not required.

Current status
Legal, surgery not required
Permit for the operation by which a man's body changed to female or vice versa, get about four a year.
In Belarus, such permission shall issue a specially created interdepartmental commission on medical, psychological and social rehabilitation of persons with the syndrome of denial of sex. It is composed of 15 experts of the ministries of Health, Defense, Interior, Justice, Education. The Commission refers the patient to a mental health and psycho-sexological examination. A year later, after a thorough examination by psychiatrists, sexologists, urologists, gynecologists, endocrinologists and geneticists, the board makes a decision - to change this person or not the floor.
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Hrodzenskaya voblasts

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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Hrodzenskaya voblasts is not legally recognized.

Current status
Not legally recognized
Belarus does not recognize non-binary gender identities and it is not likely to recognize them in the near future.
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LGBT discrimination in Hrodzenskaya voblasts

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LGBT discrimination in Hrodzenskaya voblasts is no protections.

Current status
Since Aug 25, 1991
No protections
Even though article 22 states all citizens are equal, sexual orientations and gender identities are not included in the forms of discriminations covered.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Hrodzenskaya voblasts

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LGBT employment discrimination in Hrodzenskaya voblasts is no protections.

Current status
No protections
The country has no legislation that would protect people from dismissal from work because of their sexual orientation.
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Aug 25, 1991–Sep 9, 2018
No protections
No discrimination protections exist.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Hrodzenskaya voblasts

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LGBT housing discrimination in Hrodzenskaya voblasts is ambiguous.

Current status
Since Aug 25, 1991
Ambiguous
Unknown.
Sources:
minjust.gov.by
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Same-sex adoption in Hrodzenskaya voblasts

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Same-sex adoption in Hrodzenskaya voblasts is single only.

Current status
Since Oct 16, 2016
Single only
No laws in place for same sex couples.
Sources:
lgbt.wikia.com
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Until -0001
Illegal
Adoption of children by same-sex couples are not spelled out in the legislation, however, when considering an application for adoption, homosexuality is considered a ground for refusal.
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Serving openly in military in Hrodzenskaya voblasts

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

Current status
Don't Ask, Don't Tell
Open homosexuals can not serve in the armed forces. When injected into the army, homosexuals may be victims of violence from colleagues. The Constitution and laws do not restrict the service of homosexuals in the military.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Hrodzenskaya voblasts

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Blood donations by MSMs in Hrodzenskaya voblasts is legal.

Current status
Legal
No particular limitation for homosexuals. All the procedures and requirements are the same for all donors.
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Conversion therapy in Hrodzenskaya voblasts

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Conversion therapy in Hrodzenskaya voblasts is not banned.

Current status
Not banned
Unknown.
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Equal age of consent in Hrodzenskaya voblasts

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Equal age of consent in Hrodzenskaya voblasts is equal.

Current status
Since Mar 1, 1994
Equal
The age of consent in Belarus is 16 years, as stated in Articles 168 and 169, which read: "Sexual intercourse, sodomy, lesbian intercourse or other sexual acts committed by adults who have reached eighteen years of age, with a person who is obviously not reached sixteen years of age, with no signs of crimes envisaged by Articles 166 and 167 of this Code, shall be punished by restriction of liberty from two to four years, or imprisonment for a term of two to five years. "and" indecent assault, committed by a person under eighteen years of age, in relation to a person who obviously has not attained the age of sixteen, in the absence of evidence of the crimes stipulated in Articles 166, 167 and 168 of this Code, shall be punished by imprisonment for up to six months or imprisonment for a term of one to three years "
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