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  1. Australia - Elimination of forced labour - Law, Act

    Modern Slavery Act 2018 (No. 153, 2018). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2018-12-10 | AUS-2018-L-108753

    An Act to require some entities to report on the risks of modern slavery in their operations and supply chains and actions to address those risks, and for related purposes.

  2. Australia - Elimination of forced labour - Law, Act

    Enhancing Online Safety Act 2015 (No. 24, 2015). - Legislation online

    Adoption: 2015-07-03 | AUS-2015-L-105255

  3. Australia - Elimination of forced labour - Law, Act

    Crimes Legislation Amendment (Slavery, Slavery-like Conditions and People Trafficking) Act 2013 (No. 6, 2013). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013-03-07 | AUS-2013-L-95398

    An Act to amend the law relating to slavery, slavery-like conditions and people trafficking, and for other purposes.

  4. Australia - Elimination of forced labour - Law, Act

    Combating the Financing of People Smuggling and Other Measures Act 2011 (No. 60, 2011). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2011-06-28 | AUS-2011-L-88639

    An Act to amend the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act 2006, and for related purposes.

    SECTIONS:
    1 Short title
    2 Commencement
    3 Schedule(s)

    SCHEDULES:
    Schedule 1 - Remittance dealers
    Part 1 - Amendments
    Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act 2006
    Part 2 - Transitional provisions relating to reporting entities
    Part 3 - Transitional provisions relating to other matters
    Part 4 - Transitional regulations
    Schedule 2 - Amendments relating to designated agencies
    Schedule 3 - Verification of identity
    Schedule 4- Amendment of the Financial Transaction Reports
    Act 1988

  5. Australia - Elimination of forced labour - Law, Act

    Anti-People Smuggling and Other Measures Act 2010 (No. 50, 2010) - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2010-05-31 | AUS-2010-L-84647

    Makes amendments to the Criminal Code Act 1995 and the Migration Act 1958 which regulate penalties against persons who smuggle people. With respect to the Criminal Code, section 73 is modified to provide for the offence of people smuggling and adds a new section 73.3A concerning supporting the offence of people smuggling for those who provide material support or resources to offenders. The Migration Act is amendments by repealing Subdivision A of Division 12 of Part 2 and inserting a new Subdivision A concerning people smuggling and related offences. Makes consequential amendments to a number of other Acts:
    - Proceeds of Crime Act 2002
    - Surveillance Devices Act 2004
    - Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979
    - Australian Security Intelligence Organisation Act 1979

  6. Australia - Elimination of forced labour - Law, Act

    Sex Industry Offences Act 2005 (No. 42 of 2005). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2005-11-24 | AUS-2005-L-82006

    An Act to impose certain restrictions on the operation of sexual services businesses in order to protect children and sex workers from exploitation in the sex industry, to safeguard public health, to amend the Criminal Code Act 1924, the Evidence (Children and Special Witnesses) Act 2001, the Justices Act 1959 and the Police Offences Act 1935 and for related purposes.

  7. Australia - Elimination of forced labour - Law, Act

    Criminal Code Amendment (Trafficking in Persons Offences) Act 2005 (No. 96, 2005) - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2005-07-06 | Date of entry into force: 2005-08-03 | AUS-2005-L-71559

    Schedule 1: Amendments relating to deceptive recruiting, trafficking in persons and debt bondage.
    Schedule 2: Consequential amendments

    Provides for offences relating to trafficking in persons.

  8. Australia - Elimination of forced labour - Law, Act

    Volunteers Protection Act 2001 (No. 65 of 2001). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2001-12-06 | AUS-2001-L-105388

    An Act to protect volunteers in the community from personal liability; and for other purposes.

  9. Australia - Elimination of forced labour - Law, Act

    Criminal Code Amendment (Slavery and Sexual Servitude) Act 1999 (Act No. 104) - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1999-08-24 | AUS-1999-L-67458

    Amends the Criminal Code of 1995. Creates a penalty of 25 years if a person, whether within or outside Australia:
    (i) enters into any commercial transaction involving a slave; or
    (ii) exercises control or direction over, or provides finance for, any commercial transaction involving a slave; or
    (iii) exercises control or direction over, or provides finance for, any act of slave trading; and (b) is reckless as to whether the transaction or act involves a slave, slavery or slave trading.

    Repeals the following Acts:
    Pacific Islanders Protection Act 1873 (35 & 36 Victoria, ch 19)
    Pacific Islanders Protection Act 1875 (38 & 39 Victoria, ch 51)
    Slavery Abolition Act 1833 (3 & 4 William IV, ch 73)
    Slave Trade Act 1824 (5 George IV, ch 113)
    Slave Trade Act 1843 (6 & 7 Victoria, ch 98)
    Slave Trade Act 1873 (36 & 37 Victoria, ch 88)

  10. Australia - Elimination of forced labour - Law, Act

    Criminal Law (Sentencing) Act 1988. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1988 | AUS-1988-L-105376

    An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to sentencing and the enforcement of sentences; and to provide for other related matters.


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