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Human Trafficking and Exploitation (Scotland) Act 2015

Section 10:  Support and assistance: victims of an offence under section 4

52.Section 10 enables the Scottish Ministers to make regulations about providing support to adult victims of a section 4 offence. Those regulations may in particular make provision about how to determine whether an adult is a victim of a section 4 offence, the period during which support and assistance must be provided, the period during which it may be provided, what types of support can be provided and the way in which it is to be provided.

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