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Legal Statutes: Alaska

UPDATED September 14, 2017

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Article 5. Obstruction of Public Administration

back to topSec. 11.56.810. Terroristic threatening in the second degree

(a) A person commits the crime of terroristic threatening in the second degree if the person knowingly makes a false report that a circumstance

(1) dangerous to human life exists or is about to exist and

(A) a person is placed in reasonable fear of physical injury to any person;

(B) causes evacuation of a building, public place or area, business premises, or mode of public transportation;

(C) causes serious public inconvenience; or

(D) the report claims that a bacteriological, biological, chemical, or radiological substance that is capable of causing serious physical injury has been sent or is present in a building, public place or area, business premises, or mode of public transportation; or

(2) exists or is about to exist that is dangerous to the proper or safe functioning of an oil or gas pipeline or supporting facility, utility, or transportation or cargo facility; in this paragraph, “oil or gas pipeline or supporting facility” and “utility” have the meanings given in AS 11.46.495.

(b) Terrorist threatening in the second degree is a class C felony.

SLA 1978, ch. 166, § 6; SLA 1984, ch. 108, § 1; SLA 1993, ch. 40, § 4; SLA 2002, ch. 92, § 18; Amended by SLA 2013, ch. 9, § 6, eff. May 10, 2013.