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Trafficking in persons
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    Original Text

    Article 119 (Exploitation of Labour)
    A person who illegally hires another person with money or goods for personal business or exploits such other person’s labour shall be punished by short-term labour for less than two years. In cases where the person commits a grave offence, he or she shall be punished by reform through labour for less than three years.

    Article 120 (Receiving Money or Goods for Illegally Performed Work or Transportation)
    A person who uses machinery and transportation of an institution, corporate association or organisation to illegally perform work or transportation for another and receives a large amount of money or goods shall be punished by short-term labour for less than two years.

    In cases where the profits gained from the foregoing act are particularly large, the punishment shall be reform through labour for less than two years.

     
     
     

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    The provision of this legislation was made possible through the collaboration between UNODC and the Secretariat of the GFLJD.

    Please note that this is an unofficial translation.