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Name: Affirmation of Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Gender Expression Act, 2016 (Act No. LV of 2016).
Country: Malta
Subject(s): Equality of opportunity and treatment
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2016-12-09
Entry into force:
ISN: MLT-2016-L-104431
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Ministry of Justice and Home Affairs, Malta PDF PDF (consulted on 2017-06-01)
Abstract/Citation: AN ACT to affirm that all persons have a sexual orientation, a gender identity and a gender expression, and that no particular combination of these three characteristics constitutes a disorder, disease, illness, deficiency, disability and, or shortcoming; and to prohibit conversion practices as a deceptive and harmful act or interventions against a personís sexual orientation, gender identity and, or gender expression.
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