Criminal Offenses

Trafficking of Persons and Involuntary Servitude

SECTION 11-67-3

§ 11-67-3 Trafficking of persons for forced labor or commercial sexual activity.

Whoever knowingly:

(a) Recruits, entices, harbors, transports, provides, or obtains by any means, or attempts to recruit, entice, harbor, transport provide, or obtain by any means, another person, intending or knowing that the person will be subjected to forced labor in order to commit a commercial sexual activity; or

(b) Benefits, financially or by receiving anything of value, from knowing participation in a venture which has engaged in an act described in violation of § 11-67-2, or 11-67-3, is guilty of a felony and subject to not more than twenty (20) years imprisonment or a fine of not more than twenty thousand dollars ($20,000), or both; provided, however, that this subsection shall not apply to a "victim" as defined in this chapter.

History of Section.
(P.L. 2007, ch. 123, § 1; P.L. 2007, ch. 217, § 1.)