No information available.
A specific law was proposed and discussed in Parliament. However, the Minister of Justice publicly said that this is a serious issue and needs to be dealt with in depth.
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On May 5, 2008, the Republic of Suriname adopted a new law establishing entry restrictions targeting people with HIV from certain countries and regions.
Citizens from countries in Africa, Asia and Eastern Europe, requiring a visa to enter Suriname, must present evidence of health and travel insurance plus a health certificate stating the absence of leprosies, sexually transmitted diseases, hepatitis B, HIV and tuberculosis. A respective note has been sent by the Foreign Ministry to its Missions abroad.
For updated information, please go to: www.hivrestrictions.org
Male to Male relationships: Legal
Punishments for male to male relationships: No law
Female to Female Relationships: Legal
Age of consent: Different for heterosexuals and homosexuals
For updated information, please go to: http://ilga.org