Last edited: March 05, 2005
From the International Lesbian and Gay Association
Homosexual acts, in private and between consenting adults, are not illegal.
Laws referring to "public morality" are often used against gays and
The absence of any overtly discriminatory provisions in
the Penal Code is confirmed by the response of the National Council of Human
Rights of the Justice Ministry of Peru to the Swedish Foreign Office/RFSL
survey - Jan 1998