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Sexual Offences (Amendment) Act 1992

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(1)This Act applies to the following offences—

(a)any offence under any of the provisions of the [1956 c. 69.] Sexual Offences Act 1956 mentioned in subsection (2);

(b)any offence under section 128 of the [1959 c. 72.] Mental Health Act 1959 (intercourse with mentally handicapped person by hospital staff etc.);

(c)any offence under section 1 of the [1960 c. 33.] Indecency with Children Act 1960 (indecent conduct towards young child);

(d)any offence under section 54 of the [1977 c. 45.] Criminal Law Act 1977 (incitement by man of his grand-daughter, daughter or sister under the age of 16 to commit incest with him);

(e)any attempt to commit any of the offences mentioned in paragraphs (a) to (d).

(2)The provisions of the Act of 1956 are—

(a)section 2 (procurement of a woman by threats);

(b)section 3 (procurement of a woman by false pretences);

(c)section 4 (administering drugs to obtain intercourse with a woman);

(d)section 5 (intercourse with a girl under the age of 13);

(e)section 6 (intercourse with a girl between the ages of 13 and 16);

(f)section 7 (intercourse with a mentally handicapped person);

(g)section 9 (procurement of a mentally handicapped person);

(h)section 10 (incest by a man);

(i)section 11 (incest by a woman);

(j)section 12 (buggery);

(k)section 14 (indecent assault on a woman);

(l)section 15 (indecent assault on a man);

(m)section 16 (assault with intent to commit buggery).

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