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LGBT Rights in Huancavelica department

The laws displayed for Huancavelica are the same as Peru.
    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized, same-sex marriage and civil unions banned
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
    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 Huancavelica

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Homosexual activity in Huancavelica is legal.

Current status
Since Apr 3, 1991
Legal
The new penal code adopted in 1991 did not mention if homosexuality was illegal.
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Same-sex marriage in Huancavelica

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Same-sex marriage in Huancavelica is unrecognized, same-sex marriage and civil unions banned.

Current status
Since Oct 31, 2006
Unrecognized, same-sex marriage and civil unions banned
Article 5 Chapter 2 of the Peruvian constitution defines marriage to be a "stable union" between a man and a woman.
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Oct 31, 2006–Sep 5, 2018
Foreign same-sex marriages recognized only
Gay Marriage Pending and Unions. Gay Unions might be legal in 2018.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Huancavelica

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Huancavelica is no censorship.

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

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

Current status
Since Oct 15, 2016
Legal, surgery not required
Since 2016. Missing non binary options.
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Until Oct 15, 2016
Illegal
Legal change of gender is currently illegal
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Huancavelica

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

Current status
Not legally recognized
Non-binary options missing.
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LGBT discrimination in Huancavelica

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LGBT discrimination in Huancavelica is illegal.

Current status
Since May 2017
Illegal
According to Articles 46 and 323 of the Penal Code, the decree issued in 2017 outlawing discrimination, incitement to discrimination, and hate crimes based on sexual orientation and gender identity is still in effect.
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Oct 31, 1993–May 2017
No protections
Even though the constitution states that people should not be discriminated due to "any reasons", there are no specific provision for sexual orientations or gender identities.
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Jan 7, 20172017
Illegal
Legislative Decree #1323 states that crimes motivated by intolerance or discrimination including sexual orientation and gender identity will receive stronger penalizations.
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Until Sep 15, 2016
Illegal
Under 2016 revision of their criminal code.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Huancavelica

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

Current status
Since Feb 1, 2016
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Under the Revised Peru Criminal Code.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Huancavelica

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

Current status
Since Feb 1, 2016
Sexual orientation and gender identity
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Same-sex adoption in Huancavelica

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Same-sex adoption in Huancavelica is single only.

Current status
Single only
Only straight couples can adopt and even sometimes LGBTQ+ couples can't adopt.
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Serving openly in military in Huancavelica

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Serving openly in military in Huancavelica is legal.

Current status
Since Dec 10, 2009
Legal
The Constitutional Court ruled that ones sexual orientation and gender identity is not good grounds to terminate service in the police or the military
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Blood donations by MSMs in Huancavelica

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Blood donations by MSMs in Huancavelica is legal.

Current status
Legal
No restriction about gay sex.
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Conversion therapy in Huancavelica

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Conversion therapy in Huancavelica is not banned.

Current status
Since Aug 24, 2015
Not banned
Not criminalized.
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Equal age of consent in Huancavelica

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Equal age of consent in Huancavelica is equal.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 1836
Equal
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