State

Indiana

HIV Specific “Prosecuting” Statute(s)?

Yes

Number of PLWHA in the state

8,282

# Times Charges Filed under HIV-specific statutes

2

# Different Individuals Convicted

2

Statute Number

IC 16-41-7-1, 35-42-1-9

Statute Title

Carriers’ duty to warn persons at risk/Failure of carriers of dangerous communicable diseases to warn persons at risk

Maximum Penalty Per Charge

3 years

Statute Number

IC 16-41-14-17

Statute Title

Donation, sale, or transfer of HIV infected semen; penalties

Maximum Penalty Per Charge

50 years (if transmission occurs)

Statute Number

IC 35-45-16-2(d)

Statute Title

Malicious mischief

Maximum Penalty Per Charge

20 years

Statute Number

IC 35-45-16-2(a)&(b)

Statute Title

Malicious mischief

Maximum Penalty Per Charge

20 years

Statute Number

IC 35-42-2-6(f)

Statute Title

Battery by body waste

Maximum Penalty Per Charge

20 years

Statute Number

IC 35-42-2-6(e)

Statute Title

Battery by body waste

Maximum Penalty Per Charge

50 years

Statute Number

IC 35-42-1-7

Statute Title

Transferring contaminated body fluids

Maximum Penalty Per Charge

3 years