First Regular Session 114th General Assembly (2005)

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     AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning criminal law and procedure.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 35-45-4-5; (05)HE1099.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 35-45-4-5 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2005]: Sec. 5. (a) A person:
        (1) who:
            (A) peeps; or
            (B) goes upon the land of another with the intent to peep;
        into an occupied dwelling of another person; or
        (2) who peeps into an area where an occupant of the area reasonably can be expected to disrobe, including:
            (A) restrooms;
            (B) baths;
            (C) showers; and
            (D) dressing rooms;
without the consent of the other person, commits voyeurism, a Class B misdemeanor.
     (b) However, the offense under subsection (a) is a Class D felony if:
         (1) it is knowingly or intentionally committed by means of a camera, a video camera, or any other type of video recording device; or
        (2) the person who commits the offense has a prior unrelated conviction:
            (A) under this section; or
            (B) in another jurisdiction, including a military court, for an offense that is substantially similar to an offense described in this section.

    (b) (c) "Peep" means any looking of a clandestine, surreptitious, prying, or secretive nature.
SOURCE: ; (05)HE1099.1.2. -->     SECTION 2. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2005] The enhanced penalty under IC 35-45-4-5(b)(2), as added by this act, applies only if at least one (1) of the offenses is committed after June 30, 2005.

HEA 1099


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