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LGBT Rights in Tocantins State

    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✔ Legal
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, no restrictions
    Non-binary gender recognition
    ✖ Intersex only
    Discrimination
    ✔ Illegal
    Employment Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
    Housing Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
    Adoption
    ✔ Legal
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
    Conversion Therapy
    ✔ Banned
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal

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Homosexual activity in Tocantins

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Homosexual activity in Tocantins is legal.

Current status
Legal
Nationwide.
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Same-sex marriage in Tocantins

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Same-sex marriage in Tocantins is legal.

Current status
Legal
Nationwide.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Tocantins

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Tocantins is no censorship.

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

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Right to change legal gender in Tocantins is legal, no restrictions.

Current status
Legal, no restrictions
Nationwide.
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Tocantins

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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Tocantins is intersex only.

Current status
Since Aug 24, 2021
Intersex only
The Superior Administration of the Public Defender's Office of the State of Tocantins (DPE-TO) requested the Internal Affairs Department of Justice of Tocantins the regulation to include the "non-binary" gender in the civil registry for those who do not identify as female or male.

However, for the moment, the government only recognizes intersex people as per federal legislation.
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LGBT discrimination in Tocantins

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LGBT discrimination in Tocantins is illegal.

Current status
Since Jun 13, 2019
Illegal
Under federal regulation.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Tocantins

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LGBT employment discrimination in Tocantins is sexual orientation and gender identity.

Current status
Since Jan 10, 2003
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Under federal Hate Crimes
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LGBT housing discrimination in Tocantins

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LGBT housing discrimination in Tocantins is sexual orientation and gender identity.

Current status
Since Jun 13, 2019
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Under federal regulation.
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Until Jun 13, 2019
No protections
Protections put in place federally in 2019.
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Same-sex adoption in Tocantins

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Same-sex adoption in Tocantins is legal.

Current status
Legal
Nationwide.
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Serving openly in military in Tocantins

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Serving openly in military in Tocantins is legal.

Current status
Legal
Nationwide.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Tocantins

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Blood donations by MSMs in Tocantins is legal.

Current status
Since May 8, 2020
Legal
Under federal regulation.

Conversion therapy in Tocantins

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Conversion therapy in Tocantins is banned.

Current status
Since 1999
Banned
Under federal regulation.
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Equal age of consent in Tocantins

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Equal age of consent in Tocantins is equal.

Current status
Equal
Set age of consent.
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