Codified Laws


Text Search




Enter the text to search for and click Search to get a list of statutes containing the text you entered. Tips:
  • Multiple words will be searched as a phrase. Entering Property Tax will return statutes that contain the complete phrase Property Tax.
  • Logical Operators are allowed. Hunting and Fishing will return statutes that containing both hunting and fishing. Hunting or Fishing will return statutes that contain hunting, fishing, or both.
  • Wild cards(*) are allowed. Entering Approp* will return statutes that contain Appropriation, Appropriate, Appropriated, etc..
  • Punctuation can also be used as operators. + = and, , = or. Searching for phrases that have , and will result in error unless you enclose the entire phrase in quotes.
The Filter option allows you to narrow your search results to a specific Title or Chapter. Here is a tip for using the filter option.
  • Use a dash (-) as the last character of your filter to refine searches. For example the filter "1-1" returns sections in 1-1, 1-10, 1-11, 1-12, etc. The filter "1-1-" returns only sections in Chapter 1-1.

Quick Find



Type the Statute number you are looking for in the form Title-Chapter-Section . Examples(1-1-1.1, 27A-11A-12, etc.)

The Get Statute button can be used to locate a specific statute. You may type in a title, chapter, or section number. Example: typing 1 will return the chapter list for Title 1, typing 1-1 will return the section list for chapter 1-1, typing 1-1-1 will return section 1-1-1 of the statutes.

The Get Chapter button can be used to load a complete chapter of the statutes. This function requires a title and a chapter number. Examples: 1-1, 57A-1, 1-3

 
CHAPTER 22-18

ASSAULTS AND PERSONAL INJURIES

22-18-1      Simple assault--Misdemeanor--Felony for subsequent offenses.
22-18-1.05      Simple or aggravated assault against law enforcement officer, Department of Corrections employee or person under contract, or other public officer.
22-18-1.1      Aggravated assault--Felony.
22-18-1.2      Criminal battery of an unborn child--Misdemeanor.
22-18-1.3      Aggravated criminal battery of an unborn child--Felony.
22-18-1.4      Aggravated battery of an infant--Felony.
22-18-1.5      Assaults with intent to cause serious permanent disfigurement--Felony.
22-18-2      Justifiable force used by public officer in performance of duty--Assistance or direction of officer.
22-18-3      Lawful force in arrest and delivery of felon.
22-18-4      Justifiable use of force to protect property--Use of deadly force--Duty to retreat.
22-18-5      Reasonable force used by parent, guardian, or teacher in correcting child, pupil, or ward.
22-18-6      Reasonable force used by carrier to expel passenger--Vehicle stopped.
22-18-7 to 22-18-25.      Repealed.
22-18-26      Assault by convicted or incarcerated person under Department of Corrections jurisdiction--Intentionally causing contact with bodily fluids or human waste--Felony.
22-18-26.1      Intentionally causing contact with bodily fluids or human waste--Assault upon any other person--Misdemeanor.
22-18-27, 22-18-28.      Repealed.
22-18-29      Assault by adult prisoner in county or municipal jail--Intentionally causing contact with bodily fluids or human waste--Felony.
22-18-29.1      Assault by juvenile confined in detention facility or juvenile corrections facility--Intentionally causing contact with bodily fluids or human waste--Felony.
22-18-30      Violation as third or subsequent offense--Use of offense in another state.
22-18-31      Intentional exposure to HIV infection a felony.
22-18-32      Definition of terms.
22-18-33      Informed consent of person exposed to HIV an affirmative defense.
22-18-34      Actual transmission of HIV not required for criminal exposure.
22-18-35      Disorderly conduct--Misdemeanor.
22-18-36      Vehicular battery.
22-18-37      Female genital mutilation--Felony.
22-18-38      Religion, custom, or consent not a defense to female genital mutilation .
22-18-39      Certain surgical procedures permitted.
22-18-40      Standing on highway with intent to impede or stop traffic--Misdemeanor.


Back to Title 22