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Name: Criminal Code (Amendment) Act, 1998 (No. 554).
Country: Ghana
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1998-08-19
Entry into force:
Published on: Separate copy, 12 p.
ISN: GHA-1998-L-64035
Bibliography: Separate copy, 12 p.
Abstract/Citation: Amends Criminal Code, 1960. Increases age of criminal and sexual responsibility, includes specific offence of indecent assault and revises provisions regarding sexual offences. Also abolishes customary or ritual servitude and provides for some related matters.
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