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Bill C-452

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This enactment amends the Criminal Code in order to provide consecutive sentences for offences related to procuring and trafficking in persons.
The enactment creates a presumption regarding the exploitation of one person by another and adds circumstances that are deemed to constitute exploitation.
Finally, it adds the offences of procuring and trafficking in persons to the list of offences to which the forfeiture of proceeds of crime apply.

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