Child molesting.

Authors: Senator John Broden, Senator R Michael Young

Co-authors: Senator Patricia Miller, Senator Joseph Zakas

Sponsors: Representative Dale DeVon

Co-Sponsors: Representative David Niezgodski, Representative Christina Hale

Digest

Defines "dangerous sexually transmitted disease" and increases the penalty for child molesting from a Level 3 felony to: (1) a Level 2 felony if the offense results in the transmission of a dangerous sexually transmitted disease; and (2) a Level 1 felony if the offense results in the transmission of a dangerous sexually transmitted disease and the person knew or recklessly failed to know that the person was infected with the disease. Makes a technical correction.