All Canadian provinces and territories have child protection legislation with mandatory reporting laws for suspected cases of child maltreatment. In some cases, the age of consent is higher for example, when there is a relationship of trust, authority or dependency.
The age of consent is the age at which a young person can legally agree to sexual activity.
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In other words, a person must be at least 16 years old to be able to legally agree to sexual activity. These categories are possession, access, distribution, and the production of child pornography.
Please, for the love of god. Those who possess child pornography will receive a minimum imprisonment sentence of one year, and a maximum of 10 years indictable offence. The maximum penalty for this offence is 2 years. Yahoo Finance. Under a law that went into effect yesterday as part of the federal government's omnibus crime bill passed in February, a teen under the age of 16 cannot consent to sex with an adult five or Read More.
In America, children of that age are expected to complete three more years of high school, to be followed hopefully by a college education.
Child sex tourism It is against the law for a Canadian or permanent resident to travel outside of Canada and engage in any sexual activity with a young person that is against the law in Canada. Age of consent laws apply to all forms of sexual activity, ranging from kissing and fondling to sexual intercourse.
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