Sri lanka 18 old adult sex
In 1892, the marital rape and subsequent death of a 10-year-old girl, Phulmoni Dasi, caused the age of consent to be raised from 10 to 12.In 1949, it was raised to 15 after agitation from women groups about the adverse effect of early pregnancy. On 3 April 2014 the Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 2013 came into effect which raised the legal permissible age for sexual consent from 16 to 18.This is the main legal tool used to prosecute foreigners engaging in child sex tourism in Cambodia.Article 8 of the 'Law on Suppression of the Kidnapping, Trafficking, and Exploitation of Human Beings' states, Any person who commits acts of debauchery involving a minor below 15 years old, even if there is consent from the concerned minor, or even if the person has bought such minor from someone else or from a pimp, shall be punished by ten (10) to twenty (20) years in prison.
Chinese law defines statutory rape as having sex with a girl who is less than fourteen years of age.However, sex acts with an adolescent aged 14–15 years are illegal if an adult practices them with the adolescent by "taking advantage of the inexperience" of that adolescent. years is punishable with 5 to 15 years' imprisonment. Sexual acts with an adolescent Any person who, being an adult and apart from situations provided in this section, practices any relevant sexual act with a minor aged between 14 and 16 years, taking advantage of the inexperience of the same, is punishable with up to 5 years' imprisonment.In Hong Kong the age of consent for sexual activity is 16 regardless of gender or sexual orientation.The previous position regarding homosexual couples is contained in s.118C which provides that a man who commits or suffers to commit buggery with a man under the age of 21 is liable on conviction on indictment to imprisonment for life.Hence, the age of consent between two males have been effectively equalized with that between a male and a female, which is 16.