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    Homosexuality
    Male illegal, female uncertain
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
    Non-binary gender recognition
    Unknown
    Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Housing Discrimination
    Ambiguous
    Adoption
    ✖ Single only
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
    Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
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Homosexual activity in Uzbekistan

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Homosexual activity in Uzbekistan is male illegal, female uncertain.

Current status
Since Sep 22, 1994
Male illegal, female uncertain
Article 120 states male homosexuality is punishable by 3 years in prison. No such law is stated for female homosexuality.
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Same-sex marriage in Uzbekistan

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Same-sex marriage in Uzbekistan is not legal.

Current status
Since Sep 22, 1994
Not legal
As homosexuality is illegal, same sex union is also illegal by default.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Uzbekistan

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Uzbekistan is no censorship.

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

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

Current status
Legal, surgery not required
From soviet law. Missing non binary options on documents.
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Uzbekistan

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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Uzbekistan is unknown.

Current status
Unknown

LGBT discrimination in Uzbekistan

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LGBT discrimination in Uzbekistan is no protections.

Current status
Since Dec 8, 1992
No protections
The anti-discrimination provision in the constitution does not even mention "and all other reasons", allowing discrimination based on sexual orientations and gender identities altogether.
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Dec 8, 1992–Sep 6, 2018
No protections
Discrimination is systemic. As well homosexuality is currently illegal.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Uzbekistan

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LGBT employment discrimination in Uzbekistan is no protections.

Current status
Since Dec 8, 1992
No protections
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LGBT housing discrimination in Uzbekistan

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LGBT housing discrimination in Uzbekistan is ambiguous.

Current status
Since Dec 8, 1992
Ambiguous
Unknown.
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Same-sex adoption in Uzbekistan

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Same-sex adoption in Uzbekistan is single only.

Current status
Single only
No laws in place for same sex couples.
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Uzbekistan

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Uzbekistan is legal.

Current status
Legal
No discrimination protection. As well homosexuality is currently illegal.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Uzbekistan

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Blood donations by MSMs in Uzbekistan is legal.

Current status
Legal
No restrictions on donating
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Conversion therapy in Uzbekistan

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Conversion therapy in Uzbekistan is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
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Equal age of consent in Uzbekistan

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Equal age of consent in Uzbekistan is equal.

Current status
Equal
Set age of 16 years.
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LGBT Rights by Region

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