LGBT rights in Aeia
Within the planet of Aeia, there are notably many different legal policies towards LGBT rights, varying greatly from nation to nation from legal same-sex marriage to the criminalization of homosexual acts.
|Country||Right to practice same-sex activity||Right to freedom of expression||Right to serve in military||Legal protection against discrimination||Legal recognition of same-sex relations||Same-sex marriage||Right to adoption||Right to change gender|
|Legalized in Ajerrin For All Act of 2004.||Never illegal.||Never illegal.||Legalized in Ajerrin For All Act of 2004.||Legalized in Ajerrin For All Act of 2004.||Legalized in Ajerrin For All Act of 2004.||Legalized in Open Adoption Act of 2008||Gender changes require written consent from authorized medical personnel. State healthcare services are prohibited from performing operations.|
|Legalized in 1978||Certain activities, such as gay pride parades, remain banned.||Never illegal.||Anti-discrimination laws put into effect in 1979.||Civil partnerships recognized in 1979.||Marriage is defined as between a man and a woman.||Same-sex couples excluded from the 1990 Revised Adoption Act.||Gender changes require written permission from authorized medical personnel. Private healthcare services are prohibited from performing operations.|
|All "Blue Laws" were declared unconstitutional in 1997.||Freedom of Expression constitutionally guaranteed, additional protections put in place in 1997 and 2002.||The military does not ask about sexual orientation nor does it factor it into any decision making processes.||
Guaranteed following the passage of the 2002 Sexual Minorities Protection Act.
|While covered under the Peoples' Health Services, all requests for treatment and medical transitioning must be approved by a licensed mental health professional and a formal diagnosis of gender dysphoria.|
|Chokashian laws consider LGBT activity as moral indecency and a mental illness. Same-sex activity is strictly prohibited by the Moral indecency laws.||Illegal and considered as moral indecency.||Illegal. All people who wish to enlist to serve the Chokashian Armed Forces must be mentally fit. LGBT oriented people are considered to be mentally ill people and as such are prohibited from joining the Armed Forces.||Chokashian laws protect all mentally ill from any forms of discrimination.||Marriage is defined as a union between a male and female.||There is no legal recognition of same-sex relationships.||Mentally ill people are prohibited from adopting a child||Illegal|
|Never illegal.||Never illegal.||Never illegal.||Since 1941. (de facto)
Since 1982. (de jure)
|Since 1982.||Since 1982.||Since 1982.||Since 1998.|
|While never officially prohibited, it became protected by the 1947 Reconstruction Act.||Protected under 1947 Reconstruction Act.||Made legal by the 1966 Constitutional Referendum.||Since 1947. (de facto)
Officially protected under 1983 Bhunreachúirt decision. (de jure)
|Protected under 1947 Reconstruction Act.||Legalized by 2001 Citizen's Rights Act.||Since 2001.||Since 2001.|
|Never been illegal||Freedom of expression is a constitutional right||No laws preventing it||Not recognized||Not recognized||Constitutional ban since the 2014 referendum||Illegal||Gender is not recognized as a concept, only biological sex. Citizens are allowed to change their biological sex only if there is a medically justified reason.|
|Effectively legalized following the Winter Intifada in 1995.||LGBT+ youth services are explicitly banned under law as a form of illegal indoctrination. Pride parades are tightly regulated in more conservative cities and governates, creating an effective gag on freedom of expression for LGBT+ persons.||Military command has effectively adhered to a "don't ask, don't tell policy" since 1989, though closeted LGBT+ personnel may face targeted harassment, hazing, and other forms of discrimination if discovered and an outright dishonorable discharge if openly LGBT+.||Civil partnerships were acknowledged in a limited capacity in 2011, but the current IUP government has pledged to reverse this policy.||Marriage is defined as between a man and a woman.||Same-sex couples excluded from adoption in accordance with Child Welfare Act of 1988.||Gender changes require written consent from authorized medical personnel as well as the provision of extensive medical and psychological records, proof of extensive psychological evaluation and therapy, and approval from local government officials. Government records seldom if ever acknowledge gender changes even post-surgery.|
Legal prohibitions have never existed. Guaranteed by Supreme Court ruling in 1933.
|The Service Suitability clause of the Armed Services Act does not cite sexual orientation as a factor for recommendation of service.||Since 1974, federal and cantonal governments cannot refuse service for any reason, but businesses and private entities can.||
Same-sex marriage was officially recognized as a constitutional right in 1962 and adoption was guaranteed in 1998.
|Glanish citizens wishing to change their biological sex must obtain doctor recommendation. The nation's universal health care system does not pay for sexual reassignment surgeries.|
|For the majority of Goulongese history, homosexual acts were criminal offenses. Homosexual activity was banned in Goulong since the ratification of the Sodomy Act in 1789. However, this was overturned as unconstitutional in 1971, and has been since legalised.||Due to guaranteed freedom of speech to Goulongese citizens, LGBT-related activism and protests are legal. No laws have ever been in effect to bar citizens the right to express homosexuality.||Goulongese military does not ask enlisting soldiers to disclose sexuality, but under the annually-published Goulongese Military Guidelines, openly LGBT soldiers have been allowed to serve in the military since 1983. Previously the military had no official policies on homosexuality.||Discrimination due to one's sexual orientation or beliefs is illegal, established by the 1985 Wing v. Siu court case which extended Section V of the Constitution to LGBT rights.||Same-sex relationships have been recognized since 1969 under the Extension of Marriage Act.||Same-sex relationships have been recognized since 1969 under the Extension of Marriage Act.||A same-sex couple cannot jointly adopt a child since 1981 due to Zhang v. Goulong, which ruled that the 1980 Adoption Act does not extend adoption rights to LGBT couples.||Gender changes require written consent from authorized medical personnel. State healthcare services may perform surgical changes with approval of a doctor within the national healthcare system. Goulongese citizens may change their preferred gender on official government forms if needed.|
|Legalized in 1972.||Never illegal.||Never illegal.||Sexual orientation-based discrimination was prohibited via an amendment to the Constitution in 2007||Same sex relations are recognised since 2008.||Civil unions were introduced in 2007 and same-sex marriages performed abroad are recognised.||Legalised in 2008.||Gender changes require psychological assesment and recommendation.|
|Anti-sodomy laws taken off the books with independence.||Freedom of expression is described as a right for all in the constitution.||The military does not ask about sexual orientation, and allows its soldiers free expression.||Anti-discrimination laws were extended to sexual orientation and gender identity in 2007.||Civil partnerships were introduced in 2008.||Same-sex marriage was introduced in 2016.||Same-sex adoption was introduced in 2016.||Legal gender has been able to be changed since 2003, intersex babies not marked as a gender since 2017.|
|Illegal, but rarely enforced||Freedom of speech is protected||Don't ask, don't tell||Not recongized||Not recongized||Not recongized||Illegal||Illegal|
|Protected under the Freedom of Expression Clause.||Never Illegal||Protected under the Freedom of Expression Clause.||Since 1992||Never Illegal||Protected under the Freedom of Expression Clause.|
Rights for same-sex couples have been enshrined in law since 1980, though even prior to this no laws against same-sex activity existed.
|The right to legally change gender is permitted since 2012, although gender reassignment is not currently available within the public health system.|
|Male legal since 1956.
Female always legal.
|Bans all anti-gay discrimination||Recognition of same-sex unions as of 1999.||Recognition of same-sex marriage as of 2017.||Legal since 1999.||Legal right to change gender since 1999. Right to biological gender change without sterilisation since 2017.|
|No laws exist on the prohibiting of LGBT relationships.||Public expressions of LGBT pride is prohibited by the Domestic Peace Act of 1959.||All citizens are eligible for conscription, regardless of sex or orientation.||Discrimination is frowned upon by the government, but not officially prohibited.||Same-sex couples are not prohibited by Motsvaran law.||Marriage is defined as between a man and woman.||The right to adoption is restricted to married heterosexual couples.||The right to change gender is prohibited by the Constitution.|
|Legal since 1998, however it is looked down upon by society and participants are often ostracised||Due to Homosexuality being considered taboo, many expressions of being gay are banned, such as pride parades, LGBT flags, and gay nightclubs||Newrey operates a policy of Don't Ask, Don't Tell||While the Anti-Discrimination Act legally protects them, local authorities often turn a blind eye to such discrimination||Never Existed||Never Existed||Never Existed||Never Existed|
Legal since the institution of the Freedoms Act (1976)
|Though not implied in the Freedoms Act, it is generally accepted that, if the Act were to be made today, this would be accepted and is therefore accepted within society as implied by the Act.|
Implied by Constitution, guaranteed by law since 1954.
|Never illegal due to Constitution.|
|Protected as of 2017 with the Constitutional Bill of Rights||Freedom of expression is an enshrined right||Recognized as of 2016 as a part of the "Joint-Arms Protocol"||Protected as of 2016 with the "Internal Stability Act"|
Protected as of 2017 with the Constitutional Bill of Rights
|Legalized in January 1999 with the adoption of the Romellenic Marriage Codex.||
|Protected by the Constitution of the Romellenic Federation.||
Legalized in January 1999 with the adoption of the Romellenic Marriage Codex.
|Never illegal.||Gender changes are prohibited by the Criminal Code of the Romellenic Federation.|
LGBT activity was made illegal by President Simba Chipo in 1970
|Homosexual activities between citizens and permanent residents are considered illegal, but non-residents are exempt from this law.||There is no restriction to freedom of expression between genders, however, public pro-LGBT movements, parades and displays are strongly discouraged by the government.||No, with exceptions (Some sectors of the military operate a Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy)||Not recognised||Same-sex relations between citizens and permanent residents are not recognised, but those of non-residents are.||Strictly illegal.||Strictly illegal.||Gender-changing is not provided as a government healthcare service, but government-licensed private healthcare agencies may provide this service without subsidy only straight males and females may change their gender.|