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200 PDFTitle:CRIMES ORDINANCEGazette Number:E.R. 2 of 2012
Section:118JHeading:Gross indecency by man with man otherwise than in privateVersion Date:02/08/2012

(1) A man who commits an act of gross indecency with another man otherwise than in private shall be guilty of an offence and shall be liable on conviction on indictment to imprisonment for 2 years.
(2) An act which would otherwise be treated for the purposes of this section as being done in private shall not be so treated if done-

    (a) when more than 2 persons take part or are present; or
    (b) in a lavatory or bathhouse to which the public have or are permitted to have access, whether on payment or otherwise.
(3) In this section, bathhouse (浴室) means any premises or part of any premises maintained for the use of persons requiring a sauna, shower-bath, Turkish bath or other type of bath.
(Added 90 of 1991 s. 3)