TITLE 11
Criminal Offenses

CHAPTER 11-37
Sexual Assault

SECTION 11-37-4


   § 11-37-4  Second degree sexual assault. – A person is guilty of a second degree sexual assault if he or she engages in sexual contact with another person and if any of the following circumstances exist:

   (1) The accused knows or has reason to know that the victim is mentally incapacitated, mentally disabled or physically helpless.

   (2) The accused uses force or coercion.

   (3) The accused engages in the medical treatment or examination of the victim for the purpose of sexual arousal, gratification or stimulation.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1979, ch. 302, § 2; P.L. 1980, ch. 273, § 1; P.L. 1981, ch. 119, § 1; P.L. 1984, ch. 59, § 1; P.L. 1986, ch. 191, § 1.)