Session of 1998
SENATE BILL No. 583
By Committee on Judiciary
AN ACT concerning crimes and punishment;
relating to lewd and lasciv-
10 ious behavior;
amending K.S.A. 21-3508 and repealing the existing
13 Be it enacted by the Legislature of the
State of Kansas:
14 Section 1. K.S.A.
21-3508 is hereby amended to read as follows:
15 21-3508. (a) Lewd and lascivious behavior
16 (1) Publicly engaging in
otherwise lawful sexual intercourse or sod-
17 omy with knowledge or reasonable
anticipation that the participants are
18 being viewed by others; or
19 (2) publicly exposing a
sex organ or exposing a sex organ in the pres-
20 ence of a person who is not the spouse of
the offender and who has not
21 consented thereto, with intent to arouse or
gratify the sexual desires of
22 the offender or another.
23 (b) (1) Lewd and
lascivious behavior if committed in the presence of
24 a person 16 or more years of age is
a class B nonperson misdemeanor.
25 (2) Lewd and
lascivious behavior if committed in the presence of a
26 person under 16 years of age is a
severity level 9, person felony.
27 Sec. 2. K.S.A.
21-3508 is hereby repealed.
28 Sec. 3. This act
shall take effect and be in force from and after its
29 publication in the statute book.