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||Sexual Offences Act, 2009 (Act No. 12 of 2009).
||Criminal and penal law
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||Legislation on-line Ministry of Justice, Jamaica PDF of Act (consulted on 2014-02-18)
||Act Act to repeal the Incest (Punishment) Act and certain provisions of the Offences Against the Person Act; to make new provision for the prosecution ofrape and other sexual offences; to provide for the establishment ofa Sex Offender Registry; and for connected matters.