State of South Dakota
LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY, 2008
||HOUSE BILL NO. 1064 |
Introduced by: The Committee on Judiciary at the request of the Office of the Attorney General
FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to revise the crime of aggravated incest.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. That § 22-22A-3 be amended to read as follows:
22-22A-3. Any person who knowingly engages in an act of sexual penetration with a person who:
at least sixteen but less than eighteen years of age; and
(2) Is either:
(a) The child of the perpetrator or the child of a spouse or former spouse of the perpetrator;
(b) Related to the perpetrator within degrees of consanguinity within which marriages are, by the laws of this state, declared void pursuant to § 25-1-6; or
(c) The foster child of the perpetrator;
is guilty of aggravated incest. Aggravated incest is a Class 3 felony.
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