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Modern Slavery Act 2015

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Sexual Offences Act 2003 (c. 42)

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33An offence under any of the following provisions of the Sexual Offences Act 2003—

  • section 1 (rape)

  • section 2 (assault by penetration)

  • section 3 (sexual assault)

  • section 4 (causing person to engage in sexual activity without consent)

  • section 5 (rape of child under 13)

  • section 6 (assault of child under 13 by penetration)

  • section 7 (sexual assault of child under 13)

  • section 8 (causing or inciting child under 13 to engage in sexual activity)

  • section 9 (sexual activity with a child)

  • section 10 (causing or inciting a child to engage in sexual activity)

  • section 13 (child sex offences committed by children or young persons)

  • section 14 (arranging or facilitating commission of child sex offence)

  • section 15 (meeting a child following sexual grooming)

  • section 16 (abuse of position of trust: sexual activity with a child)

  • section 17 (abuse of position of trust: causing or inciting a child to engage in sexual activity)

  • section 18 (abuse of position of trust: sexual activity in presence of child)

  • section 19 (abuse of position of trust: causing a child to watch a sexual act)

  • section 25 (sexual activity with a child family member)

  • section 26 (inciting a child family member to engage in sexual activity)

  • section 30 (sexual activity with a person with a mental disorder impeding choice)

  • section 31 (causing or inciting a person with a mental disorder impeding choice to engage in sexual activity)

  • section 32 (engaging in sexual activity in the presence of a person with a mental disorder impeding choice)

  • section 33 (causing a person with a mental disorder impeding choice to watch a sexual act)

  • section 34 (inducement, threat or deception to procure sexual activity with a person with a mental disorder)

  • section 35 (causing a person with a mental disorder to engage in or agree to engage in sexual activity by inducement, threat or deception)

  • section 36 (engaging in sexual activity in the presence, procured by inducement, threat or deception, of a person with a mental disorder)

  • section 37 (causing a person with a mental disorder to watch a sexual act by inducement, threat or deception)

  • section 38 (care workers: sexual activity with a person with a mental disorder)

  • section 39 (care workers: causing or inciting sexual activity)

  • section 40 (care workers: sexual activity in the presence of a person with a mental disorder)

  • section 41 (care workers: causing a person with a mental disorder to watch a sexual act)

  • section 47 (paying for sexual services of a child)

  • section 48 (causing or inciting child prostitution or pornography)

  • section 49 (controlling a child prostitute or a child involved in pornography)

  • section 50 (arranging or facilitating child prostitution or pornography)

  • section 61 (administering a substance with intent)

  • section 62 (committing offence with intent to commit sexual offence)

  • section 63 (trespass with intent to commit sexual offence)

  • section 64 (sex with an adult relative: penetration)

  • section 65 (sex with an adult relative: consenting to penetration)

  • section 66 (exposure)

  • section 67 (voyeurism)

  • section 70 (sexual penetration of a corpse).

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