Indecent exposure - Montana Sexual Assault Laws

In Montana, the criminal charge of Indecent exposure is classified as a unspecified crime.

Indecent exposure Crime & Punishment in Montana :

The Montana code § 45-5-504 defines one degrees of the crime indecent exposure, each with associated punishments. The degree of the crime depends on the specifics of the crime committed, with higher degrees of the charge generally receiving harsher punishments.

Severity Indecent exposure - Charge Description Punishment

  • Third or subsequent conviction.
  • Second conviction.
  • First conviction.
  • Third or subsequent conviction, punishable by life imprisonment, or imprisonment for a term of not less than 5 years or more than 100 years and a fine of not more than $10,000.
  • Second conviction is punishable by a fine not to exceed $1,000 or imprisonment for a term of not more than 1 year, or both.
  • Fine not to exceed $500 or imprisonment for a term of not more than 6 months, or both

Indecent exposure defined in other states :

Indecent exposure is a charge in a total of three other state(s). The exact definition, charge type, and potential sentencing of this charge varying state to state. For further details please refer to the state page.

State Charge Type(s) Punishment(s)
Arkansas Class A misdemeanor; Class D felony Not more than 1 year; up to $1,000 fine; Maximum of 6 years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000.
Hawaii Petty misdemeanor A maximum of 6 months in prison, and/or probationary terms of 6-12 months and/or a maximum fine of $1000.
New Hampshire Class A felony; Class B felony; Misdemeanor A maximum of 7 ½ to 15 years in prison and a fine up to $4,000.; A maximum of 7 years in prison; Up to 12 months in prison

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