Public Laws

124th Legislature

First Regular Session


Parts: A B

Chapter 365

S.P. 429 - L.D. 1157

PART A

Sec. A-1. 17-A MRSA §261, sub-§1,  as enacted by PL 2007, c. 393, §1, is amended to read:

1.    A person is guilty of prohibited contact with a minor if that person:
A.  Has previously been Was convicted on or after June 30, 1992 of an offense under this chapter or chapter 12 against another person who had not in fact attained 14 years of age or has previously been was convicted on or after June 30, 1992 in another jurisdiction for conduct substantially similar to that contained in this chapter or chapter 12 against another person who had not in fact attained 14 years of age; and
B Has a duty to register under Title 34-A, chapter 15, subchapters 1 and 2; and
C. Intentionally or knowingly has initiates direct or indirect contact with another person who has not in fact attained 14 years of age.

Violation of this subsection is a Class E crime.

Sec. A-2. 17-A MRSA §261, sub-§2,  as amended by PL 2007, c. 518, §6, is further amended to read:

2.    A person is guilty of prohibited contact with a minor in a sex offender restricted zone if that person:
A.  Has previously been Was convicted on or after June 30, 1992 of an offense under this chapter or chapter 12 against another person who had not in fact attained 14 years of age or has previously been was convicted on or after June 30, 1992 in another jurisdiction for conduct substantially similar to that contained in this chapter or chapter 12 against another person who had not in fact attained 14 years of age; and
B Has a duty to register under Title 34-A, chapter 15, subchapters 1 and 2; and
C. Intentionally or knowingly has initiates direct or indirect contact in a sex offender restricted zone with another person who has not in fact attained 14 years of age.

Violation of this subsection is a Class D crime.

Sec. A-3. 17-A MRSA §1152, sub-§2-C,  as amended by PL 2003, c. 711, Pt. B, §13, is repealed.

Sec. A-4. 17-A MRSA §1204, sub-§1-C,  as amended by PL 2005, c. 488, §5, is repealed.

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