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Name: Royal Decree 126/2008 Promulgating the Law Combating Trafficking in Persons.
Country: Oman
Subject(s): Elimination of forced labour
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2008-11-23
Entry into force:
ISN: OMN-2008-L-81766
Bibliography: Unofficial English Translation, 7 p. PDF PDF
English Translation English Translation National Committee for Combatting Human Trafficking, Oman PDF PDF (consulted on 2010-04-19)
Abstract/Citation: Article 1 - Definitions
Article 2 - Offence of trafficking
Article 3 - Consent not to be a determining factor in certain cases
Article 4 - Accomplices
Article 5 - Investigating procedures
Article 6 - Seizure of funds or properties
Articles 7-16 - Offences and their penalties
Article 17 - Victim not to pay fees for civil suit to recieve compensation
Article 18 - Government has the power to sell property and funds siezed
Article 19 - Special accommodation for victims of trafficking
Article 20 - In no case can the sentence be less than the minimum stated in the law
Article 21 - If the case does not fit within this law, then the Omani Penal Code or the Omani Criminal Procedures Law shall apply
Article 22 - Establishment of the National Committee for Combating Trafficking in Persons
Article 23 - Tasks of the Committee
Implementing text(s):

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