Missouri Revised Statutes

Chapter 566
Sexual Offenses
Section 566.034

August 28, 2014


Beginning January 1, 2017--Statutory rape, second degree, penalty.

566.034. 1. A person commits the offense of statutory rape in the second degree if being twenty-one years of age or older, he or she has sexual intercourse with another person who is less than seventeen years of age.

2. The offense of statutory rape in the second degree is a class D felony.

(L. 1994 S.B. 693, A.L. 2014 S.B. 491)

Effective 1-01-17

Until December 31, 2016--Statutory rape, second degree, penalty.

566.034. 1. A person commits the crime of statutory rape in the second degree if being twenty-one years of age or older, he has sexual intercourse with another person who is less than seventeen years of age.

2. Statutory rape in the second degree is a class C felony.

(L. 1994 S.B. 693)

Effective 1-01-95

*This section was amended by S.B. 491, 2014, effective 1-01-17. Due to the delayed effective date, both versions of this section are printed here.


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