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Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Des Van Rooyen. Picture Credit: Gallo Images
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By unknown | Dec 21, 2007 | COMMENTS [ 0 ]

The law criminalises:

The law criminalises:

l The forcing of children to witness sexual acts and certain parts of the body;

l The exposure and display of child pornography, sexual grooming and the engaging of sexual services of an adult is illegal;

l Sexual offences against children and people who are mentally disabled;

The law provides:

l The police with new investigative tools when investigating sexual offences or other offences involving the HIV status of the perpetrator;

l For the adoption of a national policy framework to regulate the act; and

l For the first time, the amended Sexual Offences Act includes the Department of Health in its plan to reduce the high incidence of sexual violence in South Africa.


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