Proposed sexting offence laws

The Attorney-General's Department
Draft Summary Offences (Filming and Sexting Offences) Amendment Bill 2015
Summary: 
The State Government is seeking comment on draft legislation to deal with the practice of "revenge porn".

The draft Summary Offences (Filming and Sexting Offences) Amendment Bill 2015 will see a new offence created targeting the distribution of explicit images of another person without their consent.

The draft legislation also seeks to address concerns about the potential for minors who practice "sexting" being listed on the Child Sex Offender Register.
 
Comment is being sought until Friday 5 February 2016.
 
Comment can be provided to:
Attorney-General's Department
G.P.O. Box 464
ADELAIDE S.A. 5001
Email: LLPsubmissions@agd.sa.gov.au
 

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