2011 California Code
Penal Code
Section 21a

CA Penal Code § 21a (through 2012 Leg Sess) What's This?

An attempt to commit a crime consists of two elements: a specific intent to commit the crime, and a direct but ineffectual act done toward its commission.

(Added by Stats. 1986, Ch. 519, Sec. 1.)

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