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LGBT rights in Bolivia
Bolivia
Bolivia
Same-sex sexual activity legal? Legal
Recognition of
relationships
No recognition of same-sex couples
Restrictions:
Same-sex marriage and civil unions prohibited by constitution
Military service Yes
Discrimination protections Yes, since 2009

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Discrimination protections

In January 2009, following the January 2009 Bolivian constitutional referendum, a new constitution took effect in Bolivia.[1] It prohibits discrimination based on sex, gender identity, and sexual orientation.[2]

Recognition of same-sex relationships

The new constitution also limits both marriage and civil unions to heterosexual couples, though what opposite-sex civil unions are have not been established in the country.

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