Section 80AE of the Crimes Act 1900 is Consent No Defence In Certain Cases and is extracted below.
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Section 80AE of the Crimes Act 1900 deals with the offence of ‘Consent No Defence In Certain Cases’ and reads as follows:
80AE Consent No Defence In Certain Cases
(1) The consent of the child or other person to whom the charge relates shall be no defence to a charge under section 61E (1A), (2) or (2A), 61M (2), 61N (1), 61O (1),
(2) or (2A), 66A, 66B, 66C, 66D, 66DA, 66DB, 66DC, 66DD, 66DE, 66DF, 66EA, 66EB, 66EC, 67, 68, 71, 72, 72A, 73, 73A, 74 or 76A or, if the child to whom the charge relates was under the age of 16 years at the time the offence is alleged to have been committed, to a charge under section 61E (1), 61L, 61M (1) or 76.
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