Indiana Code Title 35. Criminal Law and Procedure § 35-45-4-2

Sec. 2 . (a) A person at least eighteen (18) years of age who knowingly or intentionally:

(1) performs, or offers or agrees to perform, sexual intercourse or other sexual conduct (as defined in IC 35-31.5-2-221.5 );  or

(2) fondles, or offers or agrees to fondle, the genitals of another person;

for money or other property commits prostitution, a Class A misdemeanor.  However, the offense is a Level 6 felony if the person has two (2) prior convictions under this section.

(b) It is a defense to a prosecution under this section that the person was a victim or an alleged victim of an offense under IC 35-42-3.5-1

at the time the person engaged in the prohibited conduct.


FindLaw Codes are provided courtesy of Thomson Reuters Westlaw, the industry-leading online legal research system. For more detailed codes research information, including annotations and citations, please visit Westlaw.

FindLaw Codes may not reflect the most recent version of the law in your jurisdiction. Please verify the status of the code you are researching with the state legislature or via Westlaw before relying on it for your legal needs.