1932 in LGBT Rights

In 1932, there were 14 recorded legal changes made affecting LGBT people. In the previous year, there were 5 changes made and 5 in the following year. A total of 32 legal changes were made in the 1930s.

  • September 23
    LGBT discrimination becomes no protections.
    Discrimination is encouraged.
  • Same-sex marriage becomes unrecognized.
    no laws criminalizing in constitution or laws.
  • LGBT housing discrimination becomes no protections.
    No protections
  • LGBT employment discrimination becomes no protections.
    No protections
  • Equal age of consent becomes n/a.
    Extramarital sexual relations and homosexuality is illegal in Saudi Arabia
  • LGBT discrimination becomes no protections.
    There are no protection from discrimination to LGBT people
  • Same-sex adoption becomes illegal.
    Not legal
  • Same-sex marriage becomes not legal.
    Not legal
  • Homosexual activity becomes illegal (other penalty).
    While Saudi Arabia has no specific law banning homosexuality, it does use Sharia law as a framework. Punishment for those who are convicted varies between flogging and imprisonment.
  • July 11
    Equal age of consent becomes equal.
  • Homosexual activity becomes legal.
  • June 24
    Same-sex marriage becomes civil unions.
    Civil unions might be in place in September. Gay marriage will become legalized in February 2019.
  • Same-sex marriage becomes unrecognized.
    Date shown is when Thailand became a constitutional monarchy. Thailand currently does not recognize gay marriages.
  • Right to change legal gender becomes illegal.
    Date shown is when Thailand became a constitutional monarchy. An individual who underwent sexual reassignment surgery can request their name to be changed. However, their gender on their ID can't be changed.