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Name: Counter-Trafficking In Persons Act (Act No. 8 of 2010) (Cap. 61).
Country: Kenya
Subject(s): Elimination of forced labour
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2010-07-06
Entry into force:
ISN: KEN-2010-L-84999
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Kenya Law,, Kenya PDF of Revised Edition 2012 PDF of Revised Edition 2012 (consulted on 2014-11-13)
Abstract/Citation: Arrangement of Sections:
PART I - Preliminary
1. Short Title and Commencement
2. Interpretation
PART II - Trafficking in Persons and Related Offences
3. Trafficking in Persons
4. Acts That Promote Child Trafficking
5. Promotion of Trafficking in Persons
6. Acquisition of Travel Documents by Fraud or misrepresentation
7. Facilitating Entry into or Exit out of the Country
8. Interfering with Travel Documents and Personal Effects
9. Life Threatening Circumstances or Death
10. Trafficking in Persons for Organized Crime
PART III - Trial of Offenders and Remedies for Victims of Trafficking in Persons
11. Confidentiality
12. Victim Impact Statement
13. Restitution
14. Victim Immunity from Prosecution
15. Support and Protection of Victims of Trafficking in Persons
16. Trafficked Person Exempt from Paying Fees in Civil Suits
17. Confiscation and Forfeiture of Proceeds of Crime
18. Repatriation of Trafficked Persons to and from Kenya
PART IV - The Counter-trafficking in Persons Advisory Committee
19. Establishment of the Advisory Committee
20. Functions of the Advisory Committee
21. Reporting Requirements
PART V - National Assistance Trust Fund for Victims of Trafficking in Persons
22. Establishment of Trust Fund
23. Sources of the Fund
24. Board of Trustees
PART VI - Miscellaneous Provisions
25. Extra-territorial Jurisdiction
26. Other Penalties
27. Consequential Amendments
28. Regulations

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