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Requires sterilisation and sex reassignment surgery for change . After of the Brazilian Judiciary , the Brazilian executive power has guaranteed many rights to LGBT Brazilians , such as the same social security pension benefits that heterosexual couples receive;  the creation of the federal LGBT Council;  prison visitation by same-sex couples;  same income tax benefits that heterosexual couples receive;  federal government recognition of same-sex marriages or same-sex civil unions for immigration purposes ;  health benefits for same-sex couples and mandatory health plans in the country;  and LGBT people have a special place in Brazilian prisons, separate from other prisoners. States that are not voting members of the United Nations. Retrieved July 10, In , Obama voted against the Federal Marriage Amendment , which would have defined marriage as between one man and one woman in the US Constitution. On August 8, , Obama criticized Russia's anti-gay law.