Whoever commits criminal sexual penetration in the fourth degree is guilty of a fourth degree felony. While the general age of consent is now set between 16 and 18 in all U. Under certain aggravating circumstances, the crime becomes a Class A felony. In May the New Jersey Legislature passed a bill sponsored by Christopher Jackmanthe assembly speaker, changed the age of consent to The age of consent in Georgia is 16 years old.
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Georgia Statutory Rape Laws
The age of consent in Iowa is 16, with a close-in-age exemption for those aged 14 and 15, who may engage in sexual acts with partners less than 4 years older. Common examples include teacher-student, parent-guardian, public officials. Consensual sexual intercourse over the 3-year age difference where the minor is 13 to 15 years old would subject the older party to a charge of Sexual Assault, 2nd Degree, in violation of C. There have been cases where individuals are charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor for only inviting the child to disobey his or her parents. The age of consent in Texas involving visual representation such as a part in a play or movie or employment involving sex is 18 under section Non-intercourse sexual activity, called "sexual contact" is defined as " any touching of the sexual or other intimate parts of a person not married to the actor for the purpose of gratifying sexual desire of either party. Pennsylvania law sets the age of consent for sex at 16, although prosecutors in some counties have brought child endangerment and corruption-of-minors charges against teachers who have had relationships with and year-old students.