CSHB 6(JUD): "An Act relating to proscribing certain sexual conduct or sexual activities as cruelty to animals."
00 CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 6(JUD) 01 "An Act relating to proscribing certain sexual conduct or sexual activities as cruelty to 02 animals." 03 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 04 * Section 1. AS 11.61.140(a) is amended to read: 05 (a) A person commits cruelty to animals if the person 06 (1) knowingly inflicts severe and prolonged physical pain or suffering 07 on an animal; 08 (2) with criminal negligence, fails to care for an animal and, as a result, 09 causes the death of the animal or causes severe physical pain or prolonged suffering to 10 the animal; 11 (3) kills or injures an animal by the use of a decompression chamber; 12 (4) intentionally kills or injures a pet or livestock by the use of poison; 13 [OR] 14 (5) knowingly kills or injures an animal, other than as provided in (1)
01 or (3) of this subsection, with the intent to intimidate, threaten, or terrorize another 02 person; or 03 (6) knowingly 04 (A) engages in sexual conduct with an animal; 05 (B) under circumstances not proscribed under 06 AS 11.41.455, 07 (i) photographs or films, for purposes of sexual 08 gratification, a person engaged in sexual conduct with an animal; 09 (ii) causes, induces, aids, or encourages another 10 person to engage in sexual conduct with an animal; or 11 (C) permits sexual conduct with an animal to be conducted 12 on any premises under the person's control. 13 * Sec. 2. AS 11.61.140 is amended by adding a new subsection to read: 14 (h) In this section, "sexual conduct" means any 15 (1) touching or fondling by a person, either directly or through 16 clothing, of the genitals or anus of an animal or any transfer or transmission of semen 17 by the person on any part of the animal for the purpose of sexual gratification or 18 arousal of the person; 19 (2) contact, however slight, between the mouth, genitals, or anus of a 20 person and the sex organ or anus of an animal, or any intrusion, however slight, of any 21 part of the body of the person into the sex organ or anus of an animal, or any intrusion 22 of the genitals or anus of the person into the mouth of the animal for the purpose of 23 sexual gratification of the person.