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Name: Criminal Law (Human Trafficking) Act, 2008 (No. 8 of 2008).
Country: Ireland
Subject(s): Elimination of forced labour
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2008-05-07
Entry into force:
ISN: IRL-2008-L-79508
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Law Reform Commission, Ireland, 13 pp. PDF of Act as revised to S.I. No. 112 of 2017 PDF of Act as revised to S.I. No. 112 of 2017 (consulted on 2017-05-31)
Abstract/Citation: Gives effect to Council Framework Decision of 19 July 2002 on combating trafficking in human beings; to give effect, in part, to the United Nations Protocol To Prevent, Suppress And Punish Trafficking In Persons, Especially Women And Children, supplementing the United Nations Convention Against Transnational Organised Crime, done at New York on 15 November 2000, and the Council Of Europe Convention on Action Against Trafficking In Human Beings done at Warsaw on 16 May 2005. Amends certain enactments, including section 3 of the Sex Offenders Act 2001.
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