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Laws On Prostitution Singapore | Prostitution Laws Singapore


Prostitution Laws Singapore

 

Prostitution In practice

In Singapore, police allow a number of brothels that are under constant scrutiny.  The prostitutes in these brothels have to test fortnightly for any STDs and issued with a medical registration card signed by the Health Department.  However prostitutes also exist outside of these ‘legal’ brothels and in massage parlors and spas.

Prostitution outside the ‘legal brothels’ in the red-light zones works from 3 fundamental places 1) web advertisement, 2) street prostitution, 3) KTV/massage parlor. The "web advertised’ young ladies service their clients either in their home or visit them in their hotel rooms.  The profile of every young lady is accessible from the web sites and newspaper even going so far as to indicate what special services they will provide. Interested customers contact the "young ladies" through SMS, and arrange timing and location. Young ladies may also work for unlawful pimps and these come fundamentally from Thailand, China and Philippines to Singapore for a short travel visit, and consequently are not screened for health registration.

Sex With Underage Persons

Any individual who acquires for thought the sexual administrations of a man under 18 years old (at the end of the day, has business sex with such a man) confers an offense and may be rebuffed with detainment of up to seven years or a fine or both. The term sexual administrations is characterized to mean sexual administrations including sexual infiltration of the vagina or rear-end of a man by a piece of someone else's body other than the penis or by whatever else, or entrance of the vagina, rear-end or mouth of a man by a man's penis. It is additionally an offense for a man to speak with someone else with the end goal of having business sex with a man under 18. These offenses apply to acts that happen in and in addition outside Singapore.

Underage sex should not be tolerated in any fashion and if someone is so desirous they should lock their privates away and be a man in chastity.

 

It Is A Wrongdoing For A Man To:

  • Make or compose any travel or game plans for or for some other individual with the goal of encouraging the commission by that other individual of an offense under area 376C (that is, offenses identifying with business sex with a minor under 18 outside Singapore), whether such an offense is really dedicated by that other person;
  • Transport some other individual to a spot outside Singapore with the aim of encouraging the commission by that other individual of an offense under area 376C, whether such an offense is really dedicated by that other person; or
  • Print, distribute or convey any data that is expected to advance direct that would constitute an offense under segment 376C, or to help some other individual to participate in such conduct.

A person who is guilty of the offence may be punished with imprisonment of up to ten years, or a fine, or both.

 

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Laws On Sex Singapore | What is Illegal in Singapore

Pimping

It is a criminal offence to:

  • sell, let for hire or otherwise dispose of or buy or hire or otherwise obtain possession of any woman or girl with intent that she shall be employed or used for the purpose of prostitution either within or without Singapore, or knowing or having reason to believe that she will be so employed or used;
  • procure any woman or girl to have either within or without Singapore carnal connection except by way of marriage with any male person or for the purpose of prostitution either within or without Singapore;
  • by threats or intimidation procure any woman or girl to have carnal connection except by way of marriage with any male person either within or without Singapore;[12]
  • bring into Singapore, receive or harbour any woman or girl knowing or having reason to believe that she has been procured for the purpose of having carnal connection except by way of marriage with any male person or for the purpose of prostitution either within or without Singapore and with intent to aid such purpose;
  • knowing or having reason to believe that any woman or girl has been procured by threats or intimidation for the purpose of having carnal connection except by way of marriage with any male person, either within or without Singapore, to receive or harbour her with intent to aid such purpose;
  • knowing or having reason to believe that any woman or girl has been brought into Singapore in breach of section 142 of the Women's Charter or has been sold or purchased in breach of section 140(1)(a), to receive or harbour her with intent that she may be employed or used for the purpose of prostitution either within or without Singapore;
  • detain any woman or girl against her will on any premises with the intention that she shall have carnal connection except by way of marriage with any male person, or detain any woman or girl against her will in a brothel;
  • detain any woman or girl in any place against her will with intent that she may be employed or used for the purpose of prostitution or for any unlawful or immoral purpose; or
  • Attempt to do any of the above acts.

The penalty is imprisonment not exceeding five years and a fine not exceeding $10,000. A male person who is convicted of a second or subsequent offence under the first six offences listed above is liable to be caned in addition to being imprisoned.

 

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