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Legal Statutes: New York

UPDATED April 20, 2017

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Article 130. Sex Offenses

back to topSec. 130.20 Sexual misconduct

A person is guilty of sexual misconduct when:

1. He or she engages in sexual intercourse with another person without such person's consent; or

2. He or she engages in oral sexual conduct or anal sexual conduct with another person without such person's consent; or

3. He or she engages in sexual conduct with an animal or a dead human body.

Sexual misconduct is a class A misdemeanor.

(L.1965, c. 1030; amended L.2000, c. 1, § 31, eff. Feb. 1, 2001; L.2003, c. 264, § 17, eff. Nov. 1, 2003.)