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Name: Criminal Law (Sexual Offences and Related Matters) Amendment Act [No. 32 of 2007].
Country: South Africa
Subject(s): Elimination of forced labour
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2007-12-13
Entry into force:
ISN: ZAF-2007-L-85762
Bibliography: Act on-line Act on-line South African Government Information PDF PDF (consulted on 2011-01-10)
Abstract/Citation: Extensively amends the laws relating to sexual offences including by re-enforcing penalties and providing extra protection for children and persons with disabilities. Also contains provision with respect to the trafficking of persons for sexual purposes.
Amends the following laws:
- Magistrates' Courts Act, 1944
- Sexual Offences Act, 1957
- Correctional Services Act, 1959
- Prescription Act, 1969
- Criminal Procedure Act, 1977
- Child Care Act, 1983
- Prevention of Family Violence Act, 1993
- Choice on Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1996
- Criminal Law Amendment Act, 1997
- Witness Protection Act, 1998
- Prevention of Organized Crime Act, 1998
- Military Discipline Supplementary Measures Act, 1998
- Private Security Industry Regulation Act, 2001
- Immigration Act, 2002
- Explosives Act, 2003
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