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Appendix 2: List of Acronyms and Terms

ABCPAnti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014
ATLEUAnti Trafficking and Labour Exploitation Unit
ATMGAnti-Trafficking Monitoring Group
CAFCASSChildren and Family Court Advisory and Support Service
CAREChristian Action Research and Education
Cm8770Draft Modern Slavery Bill - White Paper and Bill "Presented to Parliament by the Secretary of State for the Home Department by Command of Her Majesty. December 2013"
CPSCrown Prosecution Service
DefraDepartment for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
EEAEuropean Economic Area - The EEA includes EU countries and also Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway.
EU DirectiveDirective 2011/36/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 5 April 2011 on preventing and combating trafficking in human beings and protecting its victims, and replacing Council Framework Decision 2002/629/JHA
Modern Slavery Bill Evidence Review "Establishing Britain as a world leader in the fight against modern slavery. Report of the Modern Slavery Bill Evidence Review", 16 December 2013
FLEXFocus on Labour Exploitation
GLAGangmasters Licensing Authority
ILPAImmigration Law Practitioners' Association
LASPOLegal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012
NCANational Crime Agency
NGONon-Governmental Organisation
NRMNational Referral Mechanism - the means used to identify victims of human trafficking in the UK.
PACPublic Accounts Committee, House of Commons
Palermo ProtocolProtocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children, supplementing the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime
POCAProceeds of Crime Act 2002
STPOSlavery and Trafficking Prevention Order - see clauses 11 and 12 of the draft Bill onwards.
STROSlavery and Trafficking Risk Order - see clause 21 of the draft Bill onwards.
TISCCalifornian Transparency in Supply Chains Act 2010
Trafficking Convention Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings
UKHTCUK Human Trafficking Centre (part of the NCA)
UKVIUK Visas and Immigration (part of the Home Office) - formerly UKBA (UK Border Authority)
UNCRCUnited Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child

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