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Age of Consent Legislation/Cases/References
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National

The age of consent for consensual sex between same-sex couples is believed to have been equalised [R1.1] which if correct, is 16 years [R1.2].

R1.1 ILGA: State-sponsored Homophobia 700.06kb, PDF MAY 09
R1.2 AVERT: Worldwide Ages of Consent (Accessed 25 OCT 10)
Homosexuality, Sodomy Legislation/Cases/References
See also: [AGE OF CONSENT]
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National

In 2005, consensual sex between same-sex couples was lawful [R1.1].

R1.1 ILGA: State-sponsored Homophobia 700.06kb, PDF MAY 09

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