LGBT rights in Caudonia

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LGBT rights in Caudonia
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Same-sex sexual activityLegal
Gender identityChange of name and legal sex without sex reassignment surgery available
Recognition of
Same-sex marriage legal
Military serviceLegal
Discrimination protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity or expression

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender rights (LGBT) in Caudonia are some of the most advanced in North America and the world. Same-sex sexual activity and all forms of LGBT rights have been legal since the establishment of Caudonia.

Law regarding same-sex sexual activity

Same-sex sexual activity is legal in Caudonia. The age of consent is set equally at 16.

Recognition of same-sex couples

Same-sex marriages can be performed and are legally recognised in Caudonia. They are seen as equal to heterosexual marriages under the law.

Gender identity and expression

Citizens of Caudonia have the ability to change their legal gender with or without sex reassignment surgery.

Discrimination and harassment protections

Discrimination and harassment based on several grounds have been prohibited by the Constitution in private and public sector employment, housing, public services and publicity.

Summary table

Right Yes/No Note
Same-sex sexual activity Yes Never illegal
Equal age of consent Yes Since 2019
Anti-discrimination laws in employment Yes Since 2019
Anti-discrimination laws in all other areas Yes Since 2019
Same-sex marriages Yes Never illegal
Recognition of same-sex couples (e.g. civil unions) Yes Since 2019
Adoption by same-sex couples Yes Since 2019
LGBT people allowed to serve openly in the military Yes Always allowed

Not explicitly within the military, but they can join with the Civil defense section along with other parts of the Caudonian police force.

Right to change legal gender Yes Since 2019, surgery not required
Third gender option Yes Since 2019
Conversion therapy banned on minors Yes Since 2019
Access to IVF for lesbians Yes Since 2019
Equal access to surrogacy for all couples Yes Since 2019
MSM allowed to donate blood Yes Always allowed