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Legal Statutes: Arizona

UPDATED September 15, 2017

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Chapter 36. Family Offenses

back to top§ 13-3619. Permitting life, health or morals of minor to be imperiled by neglect, abuse or immoral associations; classification

A person having custody of a minor under sixteen years of age who knowingly causes or permits the life of such minor to be endangered, its health to be injured or its moral welfare to be imperiled, by neglect, abuse or immoral associations, is guilty of a class 1 misdemeanor.

History: Formerly § 13-842. Amended by Laws 1964, Ch. 76, § 1. Renumbered as § 13-3619 by Laws 1977, Ch. 142, § 99, eff. Oct. 1, 1978. Amended by Laws 1978, Ch. 201, § 234, eff. Oct. 1, 1978.