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Legal Statutes: Alaska

UPDATED September 14, 2017

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Article 5. Obstruction of Public Administration

back to topSec. 11.56.740. Violating a protective order

(a) A person commits the crime of violating a protective order if the person is subject to a protective order

(1) issued, filed, or recognized under AS 18.66 and containing a provision listed in AS 18.66.100(c)(1)--(7) and knowingly commits or attempts to commit an act with reckless disregard that the act violates or would violate a provision of the protective order;

(2) issued or recognized under AS 18.65.850, 18.65.855, 18.65.860, or 18.65.867and knowingly commits or attempts to commit an act that violates or would violate a provision listed in AS 18.65.850(c)(1)--(3); or

(3) issued under AS 13.26.450--13.26.460 and knowingly commits or attempts to commit an act with reckless disregard that the act violates or would violate a provision of the protective order.

(b) Violation of this section is a class A misdemeanor.

(c) In this section, “protective order” means an order issued, filed, or recognized under AS 13.26.450--13.26.460, AS 18.65.850--18.65.870, or AS 18.66.100--18.66.180.

SLA 1991, ch. 64, § 1; SLA 1996, ch. 64, §§ 5, 6, 71; SLA 2002, ch. 113, § 1; SLA 2003, ch. 87, §§ 1, 2; SLA 2006, ch. 36, § 1, eff. Aug. 16, 2006. Amended by SLA 2012, ch. 71, §§ 3, 4, eff. July 1, 2012; SLA 2017, ch. 13, §§ 4, 5, eff. Sept. 17, 2017.