2014 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 30 - Criminal Offenses
Section 6A Sexual Exploitation of Children
Section 30-6A-4 Sexual exploitation of children by prostitution.
30-6A-4. Sexual exploitation of children by prostitution.
A. Any person knowingly receiving any pecuniary profit as a result of a child under the age of sixteen engaging in a prohibited sexual act with another is guilty of a second degree felony, unless the child is under the age of thirteen, in which event the person is guilty of a first degree felony.
B. Any person hiring or offering to hire a child over the age of thirteen and under the age of sixteen to engage in any prohibited sexual act is guilty of a second degree felony.
C. Any parent, legal guardian or person having custody or control of a child under sixteen years of age who knowingly permits that child to engage in or to assist any other person to engage in any prohibited sexual act or simulation of such an act for the purpose of producing any visual or print medium depicting such an act is guilty of a third degree felony.
History: Laws 1984, ch. 92, 4; 1989, ch. 170, 2.
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