Criminal Law (Sexual Offences) Act 1993

Organisation of prostitution.

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9.A person who for gain—

( a) controls or directs the activities of a prostitute in respect of prostitution,

( b) organises prostitution by controlling or directing the activities of more than one prostitute for that purpose, or

( c) compels or coerces a person to be a prostitute,

shall be guilty of an offence and shall be liable—

F9 [ (i) on summary conviction to a class A fine or imprisonment for a term not exceeding 12 months or both, or

(ii) on conviction on indictment to a fine or imprisonment for a term not exceeding 10 years or both. ]