Updated to 5 March 2019 (Act No. 6 of 2019 and S.I. No. 78 of 2019)

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Whole Act 6 June 1981 Criminal Law (Rape) Act 1981, s. 13(2)

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
Wrt. child offence under, power to proceed in absence of child. 24/2001, ss. 2 (1), 251, sch. 1
Mode of charging wrt. child offence under. 24/2001, ss. 2 (1), 253, sch. 1
Power to arrest without warrent wrt. child offence under. 24/2001, ss. 2 (1), 254, sch. 1
Power to order depositions for child offence under. 24/2001, ss. 2 (1), 255, sch. 1
Presumption of age wrt. child offence under. 24/2001, ss. 2 (1), 256, sch. 1
S.1 (1), subsec. substit. 32/1990, ss. 12, 22 (3)
S.1 (3) rep. (in pt.). 32/1990, ss. 21, 22 (3), sch.
S.2, applic. ext. 38/1996, s.2, sch.
S.2 (1) (a) am. 32/1990, ss. 21, 22 (3), sch.
S. 3 applied with modifications 6/2007, s. 3(3)
  15/2006, s. 6(1)
S. 3 am. 6/2007, s. 3(2)
S.3 (1), subsec. substit. 32/1990, ss. 13, 22 (3)
S. 4 applied with modifications 15/2006, s. 6(1)
  6/2007, s. 3(3)
S.4, s. 10/1999, ss. 2 (2), 15
S.4 (1) am. 32/1990, ss. 17 (1), 22 (3)
S.4 A, new s. 18/2001, ss. 1 (2), 34
S. 4A(6) am. 6/2007, s. 3(1)
  15/2006, s. 6(2)
S.5 am. 32/1990, ss. 17 (1), 22 (3)
  24/2001, ss. 2 (1), 266
S. 6 applied with modifications 6/2007, s. 3(3)
  15/2006, s. 6(3)
S.6 substituted 32/1990, ss. 11, 22 (3)
S.6, saving for. 10/1999, ss. 2 (2), 9
S. 6(3) substituted 28/2017, ss. 1(2), 29(a)
S. 6(5) inserted 28/2017, ss. 1(2), 29(b)
S. 7 applied with modifications 2/2017, ss. 1(2), 30(4)
  6/2007, s. 3(3)
S. 7 applied with modifications 6/2007, ss. 3(3), 6(3)
  15/2006, s. 6(3).
S.7 (1) am. 32/1990, ss. 17 (2) (a), 22 (3)
S.7 (1)-(4) am. 32/1990, ss. 17 (2) (c), 22 (3)
S.7 (4) am. 32/1990, ss. 17 (2) (b), 22 (3)
S.7 (5) (8a) (10) am. 32/1990, ss. 17 (2) (c), 22 (3)
S. 8 applied with modifications 2/2017, ss. 1(2), 30(4)
  6/2007, s. 3(3)
  15/2006, s. 6(3).
S.8 (2), subsec. substit. 32/1990, ss. 14 (a), 22 (3)
S.8 (3) am. 32/1990, ss. 21, 22 (3), sch.
S.8 (8), subsec. added. 32/1990, ss. 14 (b), 22 (3)
S.9 (1) am. 32/1990, ss. 17 (1), 22 (3)
S.9 (2) (aa), par. ins. 32/1990, ss. 15, 22 (3)
S.10 rep. 32/1990, ss. 21, 22 (3), sch.
S.12 (1) am. 32/1990, ss. 16, 22 (3)
S.12 (3) rep. 32/1990, ss. 21, 22 (3), sch.

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
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