Politics 2021-10-15T07:02:50+03:00
Ukrainian news
Poroshenko Signs Law Defining Defines 16 Years As Legal Age Of Consent

Poroshenko Signs Law Defining Defines 16 Years As Legal Age Of Consent

law, President, Petro Poroshenko

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has signed a law introducing that the legal age of consent is 16 years.

The presidential press service announced this in a statement, Ukrainian News Agency reports.

The envisages amendments to the Penal Code of Ukraine.

As Ukrainian News Agency earlier reported, in December 2017, the Verkhovna Rada adopted a law to introduce a criminal responsibility for compelling to marriage and domestic violence.

The law envisaging a criminal responsibility for domestic violence and compelling to marriage will become effective January 11, 2019.

Больше новостей о: law President Petro Poroshenko

News

ok