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Name: The Prevention and Combating of Trafficking in Persons Act, 2013 [No. 7 of 2013].
Country: South Africa
Subject(s): Elimination of forced labour; Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2013-07-29
Entry into force:
ISN: ZAF-2013-L-93821
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line South African Government Information, South Africa PDF of Act PDF of Act (consulted on 2013-08-09)
Abstract/Citation: Chapter 1 - Definitions, Interpretation and Objects of the Act
Chapter 2 - Offences, Penalties and Extra-territorial Jurisdiction
Chapter 3 - Status of Foreign Victims of Trafficking Required to Assist in Investigations and Prosecutions
Chapter 4 - Identification and Protection of Victims of Trafficking
Chapter 5 - Accreditation of Organisations to Provide Services to Adult Victims of Trafficking
Chapter 6 - Compensation
Chapter 7 - Return and Repatriation of Victims of Trafficking
Chapter 8 - General Provisions
Chapter 9 - Administration of Act
Chapter 10 - Miscellaneous Matters

The Act will take effect on a date fixed by the President by proclamation in the Gazette. Different commencement dates may be fixed for different parts of the Act.
Amended text(s):

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