Under existing law, a person commits sodomy in the second degree if he or she, being 16 years old or older, engages in deviate sexual intercourse with another person less than 16 and more than 12 years old. A defendant may be guilty of the offense regardless of the consent of the alleged victim
This bill would provide that the defendant would be guilty of sodomy in the second degree if the defendant is at least two years older than the alleged victim
To amend Section 13A-6-64 of the Code of Alabama 1975, relating to sodomy in the second degree; to provide that the crime would apply provided the defendant is at least two years older than the alleged victim.
|February 9, 2012
|Read for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Judiciary
|SB268 Alabama 2012 Session - Introduced