State Laws. A. Statutory Rape - Criminal Offenses

09/25/2000

A child under 16 years of age is unable to consent to sexual intercourse with anyone other than his or her spouse.[495]

Definition of Offenses

Offense Definition
Felonious sexual assault[496] Engaging in sexual penetration[497] with someone at least 13 years of age and less than 16 years of age where the defendant is not the victim’s spouse.

Engaging in sexual contact[498] with someone less than 13 years of age where the defendant is not the victim’s spouse.

Aggravated felonious sexual assault[499] Engaging in sexual penetration with someone less than 13 years of age.