2019 Alaska Statutes
Title 11. Criminal Law
Chapter 81. General Provisions
Article 1. General Purposes.
Sec. 11.81.100. General purposes.
The general purposes of this title are to
(1) proscribe conduct that unjustifiably and inexcusably causes or threatens substantial harm to individual or public interests;
(2) give fair warning of the nature of the conduct constituting an offense;
(3) define the act or omission and accompanying culpable mental state that constitute each offense and limit the condemnation of conduct as criminal when it is without fault; and
(4) differentiate on reasonable grounds between serious and minor offenses.