LGBT rights in Suntrain

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LGBT rights in Suntrain
Same-sex sexual activity legal?Legal since independence
Gender identity/expressionTransgender persons allowed to change legal sex
Military serviceGays and Lesbians allowed to serve openly
Discrimination protectionsSexual identity, orientation
Family rights
Recognition of relationshipsSame-sex marriage since independence
AdoptionLGBT individuals and same-sex couples allowed to adopt

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) rights in the Republic of Suntrain are very liberal and are seen as the one of the most progressive in the micronational community. Since independence, family rights such as same-sex marriage and adoption, as well as discrimination protection have been assured not only to the LGBT community, but also to the wider Queergender and Intersex communities. As well as the Government of Suntrain, ruled by the liberal and progressive Socialist Party, recent polls have shown that over 90% of Suntrainien citizens are accepting towards w:LGBT persons, as most citizens are under the age of 20. Although no same-sex marriages, or opposite sex-marriages for that matter, have been completed, the Patriarch of the Suntrainien Orthdox Church, , who is also the president, has issued a statement confirming that same-sex marriages are welcome and will be able to be performed by the Church.

Summary table

Same-sex sexual activity legal Yes Since independence
Equal age of consent Yes Since independence
Anti-discrimination laws in employment Yes Since independence
Anti-discrimination laws in the provision of goods and services Yes Since independence
Anti-discrimination laws in all other areas (incl. indirect discrimination, hate speech) Yes
Same-sex marriage Yes Since independence
Recognition of same-sex unions Yes
Both joint and step adoption by same-sex couples Yes
Gays allowed to serve openly in the military Yes Since independence
Right to change legal gender Yes Since independence
Transexuality declassified as an illness Yes (Never classified as an illness)
Access to IVF for lesbians Yes
Commercial surrogacy No (Commercial surrogacy is illegal for all couples regardless of sexual orientation)
MSMs allowed to donate blood Yes