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Name: Penal Code (Amendment) Act, No. 22 of 1993.
Country: Sri Lanka
Subject(s): Elimination of child labour, protection of children and young persons; Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1995-10-31
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, Supplement Part II, 1995-11-03, 17 p. (DOC.NORMES)
ISN: LKA-1995-L-50744
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=50744&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Official Gazette, Supplement Part II, 1995-11-03, 17 p. (DOC.NORMES)
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka PDF of Act PDF of Act (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2013-10-04)
Abstract/Citation: Inserts new sections which prohibit child pornography, child prostitution, procurement of persons for prostitution, sexual harassment; defines the offenses of rape and incest.
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