Substitute Senate Bill No. 1050

Public Act No. 01-25

AN ACT CONCERNING ASSAULT OF PROSECUTORS.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

(NEW) (a) A person is guilty of assault of a prosecutor when such person, with intent to intimidate or harass, or to retaliate against, another person on account of the performance by such other person of such other person's duties as a prosecutor employed by the Division of Criminal Justice, causes physical injury to such other person.

(b) Assault of a prosecutor is a class C felony.

Approved May 25, 2001