Criminal Code Act 1995

Schedule - The Criminal Code  

Section 3

CHAPTER 8 - OFFENCES AGAINST HUMANITY AND RELATED OFFENCES  

Division 271 - Trafficking in persons  

Subdivision B - Offences relating to trafficking in persons  

SECTION 271.7   271.7   Offence of domestic trafficking in children  
A person commits an offence of domestic trafficking in children if:


(a) the first-mentioned person organises or facilitates the transportation of another person from one place in Australia to another place in Australia; and


(b) the other person is under the age of 18; and


(c) in organising or facilitating that transportation, the first-mentioned person:


(i) intends that the other person will be used to provide sexual services or will be otherwise exploited, either by the first-mentioned person or another, during or following the transportation to that other place; or

(ii) is reckless as to whether the other person will be used to provide sexual services or will be otherwise exploited, either by the first-mentioned person or another, during or following the transportation to that other place.

Penalty: Imprisonment for 25 years.

(2)  
(Repealed by No 6 of 2013)


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