Same-sex sexual activity is illegal in Senegal. Article 319 in the Senegalese Penal Code states the following:
Transilated in English, Article 319 states the following:
According to information published in July 2011 by the United States Department of State, a couple married for a minimum of five years or an unmarried person who is at least 35 years of age is eligible to adopt a Senegalese child if there is at least 15 years between the age of the child and the age of the adopting parent. Senegalese law does not specifically make LGBT persons ineligible to adopt.
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