22-18-31 Intentional exposure to HIV infection a felony.
Intentional exposure to HIV infection a felony.
Any person who, knowing himself
or herself to be infected with HIV, intentionally exposes another person to infection by:
Engaging in sexual intercourse or other intimate physical contact with another person;
Transferring, donating, or providing blood, tissue, semen, organs, or other potentially
infectious body fluids or parts for transfusion, transplantation, insemination, or other
administration to another in any manner that presents a significant risk of HIV
Dispensing, delivering, exchanging, selling, or in any other way transferring to another
person any nonsterile intravenous or intramuscular drug paraphernalia that has been
contaminated by himself or herself; or
Throwing, smearing, or otherwise causing blood or semen, to come in contact with
another person for the purpose of exposing that person to HIV infection; is guilty of
criminal exposure to HIV.
Criminal exposure to HIV is a Class 3 felony.
Source: SL 2000, ch 99, § 1; SL 2005, ch 120, § 17.