2020 Maryland Statutes
Criminal Law
Title 3 - Other Crimes Against the Person
Subtitle 2 - Assault, Reckless Endangerment, and Related Crimes
Section 3-215 - Ingesting Bodily Fluid

    (a)    In this section, “bodily fluid” means seminal fluid, blood, urine, or feces.

    (b)    A person may not knowingly and willfully cause another to ingest bodily fluid:

        (1)    without consent; or

        (2)    by force or threat of force.

    (c)    A person who violates subsection (b) of this section is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 10 years or a fine not exceeding $2,500 or both.

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