Entry #6: Equal age of consent in Canada

Original entry by alexkillby alexkillby ()

RegionCanada
IssueEqual age of consent
StatusUnequal
Start DateMay 1, 2008
End Datenow
DescriptionThe age of consent in for anal sex in Canada is 18, whereas the age of consent for acts of sex is 16.
Sourceshttp://www.thestar.com/life/health_wellness/2008/05/01/age_of_consent_for_sex_raised_to_16.html http://www.ctvnews.ca/sexual-age-of-consent-raised-to-16-today-1.292851 Canadian Criminal Code, Section 159 - http://laws-lois.justice.gc.ca/eng/acts/C-46/page-75.html?texthighlight=159#s-159


3 Revisions

3. Revision #201 ( by imullin01)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value
NoteThe age of consent in for anal sex in Canada is 18, whereas the age of consent for acts of sex is 16.The age of consent in for anal sex in Canada is 18.
2. Revision #129 ( by danlev)
Field New Value Old Value
NoteThe age of consent in for anal sex in Canada is 18.18 for anal sex
1. Revision #77 ( by vviet93)
Field New Value Old Value (Original)
Sourceshttp://www.thestar.com/life/health_wellness/2008/05/01/age_of_consent_for_sex_raised_to_16.html http://www.ctvnews.ca/sexual-age-of-consent-raised-to-16-today-1.292851 Canadian Criminal Code, Section 159 - http://laws-lois.justice.gc.ca/eng/acts/C-46/page-75.html?texthighlight=159#s-159http://www.thestar.com/life/health_wellness/2008/05/01/age_of_consent_for_sex_raised_to_16.html http://www.ctvnews.ca/sexual-age-of-consent-raised-to-16-today-1.292851