|SB 0790||Prostitution Crimes & Procedure|
|LR Number:||S2998.01I||Fiscal Note:||2998-01|
|Committee:||Public Health and Welfare|
|Last Action:||01/24/96 - Referred S Public Health & Welfare Committee|
|Effective Date:||August 28, 1996|
SB 790 - This act creates a new crime relating to prostitution and requires HIV testing for a person arrested for prostitution. Finally, a court may order a person convicted of prostitution to participate in a drug and alcohol abuse program. If the person successfully completes such program, the court shall reverse the guilty verdict against such person.
CRIMINAL PENALTIES: A person who has tested positive for HIV, knows or should have known of this positive test, and commits the crime of prostitution is guilty of a Class C felony.
A person who has been convicted three previous times for
prostitution and commits a fourth offense is guilty of a Class D