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Legal Statutes: Alabama

UPDATED July 28, 2016

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Article 4. Sexual Offenses

back to topSection 13A-6-66. Sexual abuse in the first degree

(a) A person commits the crime of sexual abuse in the first degree if:

(1) He subjects another person to sexual contact by forcible compulsion; or

(2) He subjects another person to sexual contact who is incapable of consent by reason of being physically helpless or mentally incapacitated.

(b) Sexual abuse in the first degree is a Class C felony.
(Acts 1977, No. 607, p. 812, § 2320; Act 2006-575, p. 1512, § 2.)