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State

    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✔ Legal
    Censorship
    Unknown
    Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
    Discrimination
    Illegal in some contexts
    Employment Discrimination
    Sexual orientation only
    Housing Discrimination
    Sexual orientation only
    Adoption
    Ambiguous
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Donating Blood
    ✖ Banned (indefinite deferral)
    Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
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History

Homosexual activity in New Hampshire

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Homosexual activity in New Hampshire is legal.

Current status
Since Jun 26, 2003
Legal
US Supreme Court ruling issued in Lawrence v. Texas struck down all sodomy laws on the basis of privacy and liberty. The decision overturned any laws remaining in all US states which prohibited acts of sodomy.
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Same-sex marriage in New Hampshire

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Same-sex marriage in New Hampshire is legal.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 2010
Legal
In 2010, New Hampshire was the fifth state to legalize gay marriage. The bill was signed into law on June 3, 2009.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in New Hampshire

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in New Hampshire is unknown.

Current status
Unknown

Right to change legal gender in New Hampshire

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

Current status
Since Jan 9, 2018
Legal, surgery not required
Under Movement advancement project. Missing non binary options on documents.
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LGBT discrimination in New Hampshire

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LGBT discrimination in New Hampshire is illegal in some contexts.

Current status
Illegal in some contexts
Discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation is illegal, but gender identification is not included in these protections.
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Jan 1, 2018–Jun 8, 2018
Illegal
Full discrimination protections and full state discrimination protections.
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LGBT employment discrimination in New Hampshire

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LGBT employment discrimination in New Hampshire is sexual orientation only.

Current status
Since 1998
Sexual orientation only
State law provides protections from discrimination based on sexual orientation only. Additionally, public state employees are granted some benefits solely based upon marriage, same-sex partners are eligible to receive these benefits.
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Jan 1, 1998–Jun 11, 2018
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Under a new bill that updated the housing, employment and public accommodation law to include sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression.
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LGBT housing discrimination in New Hampshire

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LGBT housing discrimination in New Hampshire is sexual orientation only.

Current status
Sexual orientation only
This state explicitly bans housing discrimination based upon sexual orientation only.

Additionally, the Human Rights Campaign states, "The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires grantees and participants of HUD programs to comply with local and state non-discrimination laws that include sexual orientation and gender identity.
HUD also prohibits inquiries regarding the sexual orientation or gender identity of a prospective tenant or applicant for assisted
housing in every state (March 2012)."
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Jan 1, 1998–May 31, 2018
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Under a new bill that updated the housing, employment and public accommodation law to include sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression.
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Same-sex adoption in New Hampshire

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Same-sex adoption in New Hampshire is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Unmarried adults may individually adopt, and married adults may petition jointly per N.H. Rev. Stat. 170-B:4.

Second-parent adoptions, however, are not permitted.
Sources:
www.lambdalegal.org/states-region/new-hampshire
N.H. Rev. Stat. 170-B:4
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Jul 31, 2017–Jul 20, 2018
Single only
State wide adoption pending.
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in New Hampshire

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in New Hampshire is legal.

Current status
Since Sep 20, 2011
Legal
Don't Ask, Don't Tell is officially repealed throughout the United States, and gays and lesbians may openly serve.
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Blood donations by MSMs in New Hampshire

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Blood donations by MSMs in New Hampshire is banned (indefinite deferral).

Current status
Since 1983
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Ban on blood donations from MSMs applies to any man who has had sex, even once, with another man on or after January 1, 1977.
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Conversion therapy in New Hampshire

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Conversion therapy in New Hampshire is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Conversion Therapy is currently legal. No law currently bans it, despite organizations such as the American Psychological Association denouncing it. Though it's not actually ambiguous (It is in fact legal), this is the best indicator of the available options.
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May 20, 2016–Jul 20, 2018
Banned
Just came into effect.
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Equal age of consent in New Hampshire

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Equal age of consent in New Hampshire is equal.

Current status
Equal
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