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Name: Protection of Children from Sexual Predators Act of 1998 (Public Law 105-314) [H.R. 3494].
Country: United States of America
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1998-10-30
Entry into force:
Published on: United States Code Congressional and Administrative News, 1999-01, No. 11A, pp. 112STAT.2974-2992
ISN: USA-1998-L-52825
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=52825&p_lang=en
Bibliography: United States Code Congressional and Administrative News, 1999-01, No. 11A, pp. 112STAT.2974-2992
Abstract/Citation: Provides for enhanced penalties, including capital punishment, for sexual offenses against minors, e.g. sexual abuse of minors and production and trafficking of child pornography. S. 203 provides for "zero tolerance" for child pornography, making it an offense to possess one or more items containing visual depictions of proscribed pornography.

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