Vatican city

Last updated on: 6 July 2012

Criminalisation of HIV transmission/exposure

Vatican city
Whether Specific law enacted: 
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Number of people prosecuted: 
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Number of people convicted: 
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Applicable law: 

not known

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 proper entry regulations for the Vatican, as inner state affairs are delegated to the authorities of Italy.

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

Laws relating to same sex, sexual relations: 

Male to Male relationships: Legal

Punishments for male to male relationships:  No law

Female to Female Relationships: Legal

Age of consent:  Equal for heterosexuals and homosexuals

Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: No law

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