Trafficking in persons

    China

    Criminal Law of the People's Republic of China

     Article 244

    Entry into Force Date:

    1997-10-01
     

    UNTOC Articles

    • Organized Crime Convention

    • Trafficking in Persons Protocol

    • Any Article
    • Smuggling of Migrants Protocol

    • Firearms Protocol

      Original Text

      Persons of employing units who are directly responsible for forcing workers to labor by restricting their physical freedom in violation of labor management laws and regulations are to be sentenced to three years or fewer in prison or put under criminal detention, in addition to fine, or are to be fined.

       
       
       

      Comment

      Please note that this legislative reference stems from unverified non-governmental sources.
      Please note that this is an unofficial translation.
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