Full Statute Name:  West's Annotated California Codes. Penal Code. Part 1. Of Crimes and Punishments. Title 9. Of Crimes Against the Person Involving Sexual Assault, and Crimes Against Public Decency and Good Morals. Chapter 5. Bigamy, Incest, and the Crime Against Nature. § 286.5. Sexually assaulting animal; misdemeanor

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Primary Citation:  CA PENAL § 286.5 Country of Origin:  United States Last Checked:  August, 2015 Alternate Citation:  West's Ann. Cal. Penal Code § 286.5 Date Adopted:  1975
Summary:

This California law provides that any person who sexually assaults any animal for the purpose of arousing or gratifying the sexual desire of the person is guilty of a misdemeanor.

Statute Text: 

Any person who sexually assaults any animal protected by Section 597f for the purpose of arousing or gratifying the sexual desire of the person is guilty of a misdemeanor.

CREDIT(S)

(Added by Stats.1975, c. 71, p. 134, § 8.5.)

 

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