Comoros

Last updated on: 8 May 2012

Criminalisation of HIV transmission/exposure

Comoros
Whether Specific law enacted: 
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Number of people prosecuted: 
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Number of people convicted: 
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Other laws and policies with an impact on responses to HIV

Laws and regulations relating to entry, stay or residence in the country: 

There are no known HIV-specific restrictions on entry and stay on the Union of the Comoros.

A draft law has been developed that prohibits mandatory testing for the purpose of obtaining a residency permit.

The U.S. Department of State is unaware of any HIV/AIDS entry restrictions for visitors to or foreign residents of Comoros.

For updated information, please go to: www.hivrestrictions.org

Laws relating to same sex, sexual relations: 

Male to Male relationships: Not Legal

Punishments for male to male relationships:

Imprisonment of 10 years or more

Female to Female Relationships: Not Legal

Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: No law

For updated information, please go to: http://ilga.org

Protective laws and policies for people living with HIV: 

No