Arizona Revised Statutes - Title 13 Criminal Code - Section 13-1405 Sexual conduct with a minor; classification; definition
13-1405. Sexual conduct with a minor; classification; definition
A. A person commits sexual conduct with a minor by intentionally or knowingly engaging in sexual intercourse or oral sexual contact with any person who is under eighteen years of age.
B. Sexual conduct with a minor who is under fifteen years of age is a class 2 felony and is punishable pursuant to section 13-705. Sexual conduct with a minor who is at least fifteen years of age is a class 6 felony. Sexual conduct with a minor who is at least fifteen years of age is a class 2 felony if the person is or was the minor's parent, stepparent, adoptive parent, legal guardian or foster parent or the minor's teacher or clergyman or priest and the convicted person is not eligible for suspension of sentence, probation, pardon or release from confinement on any basis except as specifically authorized by section 31-233, subsection A or B until the sentence imposed has been served or commuted.
C. For the purposes of this section, "teacher" means a certificated teacher as defined in section 15-501 or any other person who provides instruction to pupils in any school district, charter school or accommodation school, the Arizona state schools for the deaf and the blind or a private school in this state.Sections: Previous 13-1401 13-1402 13-1403 13-1404 13-1405 13-1406 13-1407 13-1408 13-1409 13-1410 13-1411 13-1413 13-1414 13-1415 13-1416 Next
Last modified: August 20, 2013