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Name: Sexual Offences Act, 2009 (Act No. 12 of 2009).
Country: Jamaica
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2009-10-20
Entry into force:
ISN: JAM-2009-L-95206
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Ministry of Justice, Jamaica PDF of Act PDF of Act (consulted on 2014-02-18)
Abstract/Citation: Act Act to repeal the Incest (Punishment) Act and certain provisions of the Offences Against the Person Act; to make new provision for the prosecution ofrape and other sexual offences; to provide for the establishment ofa Sex Offender Registry; and for connected matters.

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