Senate File 253 - Enrolled Senate File 253 AN ACT RELATING TO SEXUAL ABUSE IN THE SECOND DEGREE AND SEXUAL ABUSE IN THE THIRD DEGREE. BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: Section 1. Section 692A.102, subsection 1, paragraph a, subparagraph (3), Code 2021, is amended to read as follows: (3) Sexual abuse in the third degree in violation of section 709.4, subsection 1 , paragraph “b” , subparagraph (1) or (2) , if committed by a person under the age of fourteen. Sec. 2. Section 692A.102, subsection 1, paragraph c, subparagraph (11), Code 2021, is amended to read as follows: (11) Sexual abuse in the third degree in violation of section 709.4, subsection 1 , paragraph “b” , subparagraph (1) or (2) , if committed by a person fourteen years of age or older. Sec. 3. Section 709.3, subsection 1, paragraph b, Code 2021, is amended to read as follows: b. The other person is under the age of twelve a child .
Senate File 253, p. 2 Sec. 4. Section 709.4, subsection 1, paragraph b, subparagraph (2), Code 2021, is amended to read as follows: (2) The other person is twelve or thirteen years of age. ______________________________ JAKE CHAPMAN President of the Senate ______________________________ PAT GRASSLEY Speaker of the House I hereby certify that this bill originated in the Senate and is known as Senate File 253, Eighty-ninth General Assembly. ______________________________ W. CHARLES SMITHSON Secretary of the Senate Approved _______________, 2021 ______________________________ KIM REYNOLDS Governor