Law 10 Of 1961, The Anti-Prostitution Law

Original Language Title: القانون 10 لعام 1961 قانون مكافحة الدعارة

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Law 10 of 1961

Anti-prostitution law


Article 1


A - anyone who incites people, whether male or female, to commit debauchery or prostitution, or helped him on that or easy for him, as well as all of the used or entices or seduced with intent to commit Alvjurao prostitution is punishable by imprisonment for not less than one year and not more than three years, and a fine of one hundred pounds to three hundred pounds in the Egyptian region and from a thousand pounds to three thousand pounds in the province of Syria.

B - if it is signed by the crime have not been of age of twenty-one calendar year, the penalty is imprisonment for not less than one year and not more than five years and a fine of not less than one hundred pounds to five hundred pounds in the province of Egypt and not less than a thousand pounds to five thousand pounds in the province of Syria.
Article 2


The penalty prescribed in paragraph (b) of the previous article:

(A) Any person who uses or lured lured or someone of his or her intent to commit prostitution or debauchery and that deception or force or threat or abuse of authority or other means of coercion.

B - both retained by means of these means a person, whether male or female, without the desire to replace the debauchery or prostitution.
Article 3


Anyone who incites a male is not the age of twenty-one calendar year or female, whatever her age to leave the United Arab Republic or his easy it or use it, or his family with him outside to engage in immorality or prostitution, and all those who helped with the knowledge of him shall be punished by imprisonment for of not less than one year nor more than five years and a fine of one hundred pounds to five hundred pounds in the province of Egypt and a thousand pounds to five thousand pounds in the province of Syria.

And a maximum prison sentence of seven years if the crime occurred on two or more persons or if he committed any means referred to in the first paragraph of Article II other than the prescribed fine.
Article 4


In the cases provided for in the preceding three articles be punished by imprisonment of three to seven years if it is signed by the crime have not been of age sixteen calendar year or if the perpetrator of the assets of the victim or of the persons entrusted with her guardian or supervisor or Oppo authority over him or was a servant wage or when he has reminded them of the offer.
Article 5


Both admitted to the United Arab Republic, a person or plain him entry to commit debauchery or prostitution shall be punished by imprisonment for not less than one year and not more than five years and a fine of one hundred pounds to five hundred pounds in the province of Egypt and a thousand pounds to five thousand pounds in the province of Syria .
Article 6


Punishable by imprisonment for not less than six months nor more than three years:

A - both assisted Female prostitution, even through fiscal spending.

B - both exploited by any means a person or immoral.

Penalty of imprisonment from one year and to be five years if the crime is linked one of the aggravating circumstances provided for in Article IV of this Act.
Article 7


Anyone who attempts the crimes set out in previous articles, the penalty prescribed in the case of crime completeness.
Article
8


Both opened or manages the object of debauchery or prostitution, or assisted in any way in his administration shall be punished by imprisonment for not less than one year and not more than three years and a fine of not less than one hundred pounds and not more than three hundred pounds in the province of Egypt and not less than a thousand pounds and not more than three thousand pounds in the province of Syria.

Ruled to close the shop and confiscated luggage and furniture found it.

If the perpetrator of the assets of practicing debauchery Awada'arh or persons entrusted with her upbringing or who have authority over him be punished by imprisonment for not less than two years and not more than four years other than the prescribed fine.
Article 9


Shall be punished by imprisonment for a term not less than three months and not more than three years and a fine of not less than twenty-five pounds and not Taz hand on the three hundred pounds in the province of Egypt and not less than two hundred and fifty pounds and not more than three thousand pounds in the province, the Syrian or either of them:

A. Each of the wage or presented in any capacity was a house or a place managed to Vjurao prostitution or habitable people or more if it was practiced debauchery or prostitution knowingly.

B - Everyone who owns or manages a house furnished or furnished rooms or stores open to the public have usually easy debauchery or prostitution, either by accepting the people who commit it, or by allowing misplaced inciting debauchery or prostitution.

C - both accustomed debauchery or prostitution.

When the person in the latter case may be sent to adjust the medical examination if found to be infected with venereal disease to one of Infectious book in one therapeutic Ahd until they are cured.

And it may be sentenced put the convict after expiry of the sentence in the correctional private to order the administrative directed, and this sentence is mandatory in the case of recurrence, and may not be keeping it in the Reformation more than three years.

In the conditions set forth in items (a and b) governs the closure of the shop period no longer than three months and performs shutdown without consideration by the opposition of others, even if in possession under the explicit holding a fixed date.
Article 10


Is the object of prostitution or debauchery in the provisions of Articles 8 and 9 each McCann normally used for the practice of the prostitution of others or immoral even if he exercises the prostitution or debauchery one person.
Article 11


Every exploiter or director to replace the public or to the place of the shops of public parks or another shop open to the public and used people who practice immorality or Da'arhbaksd facilitate that or the purpose of exploitation in the promotion of misplaced punishment of imprisonment not exceeding two years or a fine not exceeding two hundred pounds in the province and the Egyptian on two thousand pounds in the province of Syria.

The penalty shall be imprisonment for a period of not less than two and not more than four years and a fine of two hundred pounds to four hundred pounds in the region, Egyptian and two thousand pounds to four thousand pounds in the province of Syria if the perpetrator of the two people in the last paragraph of Article VIII.

Governs the closure of premises for a period not exceeding three months and will be shutdown permanently in case of recurrence.
Article 12


Public prosecutor as soon as ascertaining the facts in the cases provided for in Articles 8, 9 and 11 to issue orders to close shop or home-run prostitution or debauchery.


Luggage and furniture the set is in the shops stipulated in Articles 8, 9 and 11 in the governance of the stuff reserved administratively Once tuned so that separates the case is final and received after inventory and recognized in the guard assigned to guard duty without pay from the following persons Minutes mentioned:

Open shop, department or assisted in his administration or the owner or rented or a resident or employed in it will be disregarded by refusing them, if not one of those entrusted with guarding a temporary no pay to the see the police that the people so until the presence of one of them and handed him .

Goalkeeper seizures guarding seals Alymahl closed and the costs were no seizures assigned to guard the seals one mentioned in the preceding paragraph the same way.

In all previous cases, the court decide on the public right of action on an urgent basis within a period not to exceed three weeks and the consequent fall of the verdict of acquittal is closing.
Article 13


Each person operates or usually resides in debauchery or prostitution, knowingly punishable by imprisonment for a term not exceeding one year.
Article 14


Both announced in any way from the advertisement inviting ways to include the temptation to immorality or prostitution, or draw attention to it punishable by imprisonment for a term not exceeding three years or a fine not exceeding one hundred pounds in the province of Egypt and a thousand pounds in the province of Syria, or either of them.
Article 15


Entails a judgment of conviction in one of the crimes stipulated in this Law, put the convict under police surveillance period equal to the duration of the sentence, without prejudice to the provisions Balmichrdan own.
Article 16


Forsaken for penalties prescribed in this Act to apply the most penalties stipulated in other laws.
Article 17


Repealed the law on prostitution, issued on 24 - 6-1933 referred to, as amended, and Law 68 of 1951 referred to all provisions contravening the provisions of this law.
Article 18


To the Minister of Social Affairs and Labor in the territory of the Syrian deposit their licensed prostitutes from the date this law, a private institution for the period it deems appropriate to qualify them for a decent life and train earning Sharif punishable by imprisonment for a period not exceeding three months, both contrary to that.
Article
19

Published this law in the Official Gazette and in the province of Egypt from the date of publication

In the province of Syria after six months from the date of publication.