Amendments To Articles 155 And 156 Of The Criminal Code Of Ukraine Regarding The Responsibility For The Abuse Of Minors

Original Language Title: Про внесення змін до статей 155 та 156 Кримінального кодексу України щодо відповідальності за розбещення неповнолітніх

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Read the untranslated law here: http://zakon3.rada.gov.ua/laws/show/600-17

                                                          
With a k o n u r as th h s on amendments to articles 155 and 156 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine regarding the responsibility for the abuse of minors (Supreme Council of Ukraine (BD), 2009, N 13, art. 154), the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine n o s t a n o in l I have: I. In the Criminal Code of Ukraine (2341-14)
(Supreme Council of Ukraine, 2001, N 25-26, 131) as follows: 1. in article 155:1) second paragraph part lay in the following wording: "shall be punishable by restriction of liberty for up to five years or imprisonment for the same term";
2) of the second lay in the following wording: "2. The same actions committed by a father, mother, Thomas, her stepmother, guardian or caregiver, face, which is based on the obligations concerning the education of the victim or care about it, or if they caused sterility or other grave consequences, shall be punishable by imprisonment for a term of five to eight years, with the deprivation of right to hold certain posts or engage in certain activities for up to three years or without such.
2. in article 156:1) second paragraph part lay in the following wording: "shall be punishable by restriction of liberty for up to five years or imprisonment for the same term";
2) of the second lay in the following wording: "2. The same actions committed on support person or the father, mother, Thomas, her stepmother, guardian or caregiver, face, which is based on the obligations concerning the education of the victim or care about it,-shall be punishable by imprisonment for a term of five to eight years, with the deprivation of right to hold certain posts or engage in certain activities for up to three years or without such.
II. this Act comes into force from the day of its publication.

President of Ukraine v.Yushchenko Kyiv, September 25, 2008, 600 N-VI