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Sexual Offences Act
August 17, 2001

Contents

PART III

Non-Consensual Sexual Acts

8. Punishment of rape or certain non-consensual acts.

 

8. Punishment of rape or certain non-consensual acts.

(1) Any person who, whether or not married to the other person, without the consent of that personó

(a) with the male organ, penetrates any part of the other personís body; or

(b) with any object other than the male organ, penetrates the other personís genitalia or anus; or

(c) engages in fellatio or cunnilingus with the other person;

shall be guilty of an offence and liable, subject to section sixteen, to the penalties provided by law for rape.

(2) Penetration to any degree shall be sufficient for the purpose of paragraphs (a) and (b) of subsection (1).

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