International Law on Trafficking in Persons

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 AMS/B/11/09
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 3JBS2 5/1996 20.1 JB 150
  • Dates of Creation
      1963-1970
  • Physical Description
      2 folders

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- agenda and notes of meetings of Draft Law sub-committee (7 Mar 1963, 5 Mar 1964) with answers to questionnaire

- carbon copy of correspondence with Mr Hall Williams about draft law following meeting in Dec 1963

- carbon copy of international draft law for the suppression of traffic in persons based on the Common Law judicial system

- carbon copy and working draft of draft law on traffic in persons and related subjects for Common Law countries

- carbon copy of piece on 'Traffic in women and girls' (c 1970)

- various drafts of the Law for the Suppression of Traffic in Persons based on the Common Law System 1964 (follow up to the work carried out at the 21st Congress of the International Abolitionist Federation held at Cambridge 1960)

- report on the Paris conference on 29 May 1965

- international Model Law on Traffic in Persons based on Roman Legislative System

- penalties and provisions applicable to procurers

- legal presumptions as applied to offences of procuration

- list of provisions in English Law specifically referring to prostitutes

- papers relating to the Draft Law Sub-Committee (1965)

- comparison between Common Law and Roman Law

- report 'Conclusion : De Lega Ferenda'