The Cabinet approved a proposed bill amending the Law on the Prevention of Human Trafficking of 2019. The bill provides for a special chapter to:
- ensure protection for victims affected by such crimes;
- create appropriate conditions for their assistance and care;
- grant women temporary residence until completion of litigation proceedings; and translation and a guide to and from the court.
Additionally, to reduce crime and achieve deterrence, sanctions have been toughened on perpetrators of trafficking crimes and perpetrators of crimes against women and girls.
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