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Original name: Umsetzung europaischer Vorgaben zum Sexualstraftrechts
Name: 9th Act to amend the Penal Code: guidance for sex offenses punishment.
Country: Germany
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2015-01-21
Entry into force:
Published on: Bundesgesetzblatt Teil I, 2015-01-26, vol. 2, pp. 10-15
ISN: DEU-2015-L-101564
Bibliography: Bundesgesetzblatt Teil I, 2015-01-26, vol. 2, pp. 10-15
Act on-line in German Act on-line in German Gesetze im Internet, Federal Ministry of Justice - Bundesministerium der Justiz, Germany PDF PDF (consulted on 2016-03-28)
Abstract/Citation: The Act incorporates the EU directive on combating the sexual abuse and sexual exploitation of children and child pornography, into German legal system.
Article 1. Amendments to the Penal Code:
§184a Distribution of pornography depicting violence or sodomy
§184b Distribution, acquisition and possession of child pornography
§184c Distribution, acquisition and possession of juvenile pornography
§184d Distribution of pornographic performances by broadcasting, media services or telecommunications services
§184e Unlawful prostitution
§201a Violation of intimate privacy by taking photographs
Article 2. Other amendments
Article 3. Entry into force.
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