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LGBT Rights in Ocotepeque Department

The laws displayed for Ocotepeque are the same as Honduras.
    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    Ambiguous
    Non-binary gender recognition
    ✖ Not legally recognized
    Discrimination
    ✔ Illegal
    Employment Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
    Housing Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
    Adoption
    ✖ Single only
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
    Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
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Homosexual activity in Ocotepeque

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Homosexual activity in Ocotepeque is legal.

Current status
Since Mar 12, 1985
Legal
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Same-sex marriage in Ocotepeque

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Same-sex marriage in Ocotepeque is not legal.

Current status
Since May 4, 2005
Not legal
The 2005 constitution explicitly prohibits the marriage or union between two people of the same sex
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Ocotepeque

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Ocotepeque is no censorship.

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

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Right to change legal gender in Ocotepeque is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
No laws in place. Required legalization. Missing non binary options on documents.
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Ocotepeque

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

Current status
Not legally recognized
No non-binary options on documents.
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LGBT discrimination in Ocotepeque

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LGBT discrimination in Ocotepeque is illegal.

Current status
Since Feb 22, 2013
Illegal
Article 321 of the penal code was amended to protect LGBT individual from discrimination. Implementation of this law however has not yet been found.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Ocotepeque

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

Current status
Since Feb 22, 2013
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Under hundras criminal code.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Ocotepeque

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

Current status
Since Feb 22, 2017
Sexual orientation and gender identity
under the Honduras Criminal Code.
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Same-sex adoption in Ocotepeque

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Same-sex adoption in Ocotepeque is single only.

Current status
Since Dec 19, 2017
Single only
No laws in place for same sex couples.
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Serving openly in military in Ocotepeque

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Serving openly in military in Ocotepeque is legal.

Current status
Legal
No know restrictions, they are harrased though.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Ocotepeque

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Blood donations by MSMs in Ocotepeque is legal.

Current status
Legal
Honduras- Canadian red cross does not prohibit lgbt from donating.
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Conversion therapy in Ocotepeque

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Conversion therapy in Ocotepeque is not banned.

Current status
Since Apr 20, 2016
Not banned
Conversion therapy ban pending.
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Equal age of consent in Ocotepeque

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Equal age of consent in Ocotepeque is equal.

Current status
Equal
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