HB 1176

  • Indiana House Bill
  • 2021 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • Passed House Feb 11, 2021
  • Senate
  • Governor

Elements of rape.


Provides that a person commits rape if: (1) the person engages in sexual activity with another person and the other person submits to the sexual activity under the belief that the person committing the act is someone the victim knows, other than the person committing the act, and such belief is intentionally induced by any artifice, pretense, or concealment practiced by the person; or (2) the person engages in sexual activity with another person and the other person has expressed a lack of consent, through words or conduct, to sexual intercourse or other sexual conduct.

Bill Sponsors (4)



Feb 23, 2021


First reading: referred to Committee on Corrections and Criminal Law

  • Reading-1
  • Referral-Committee
corrections and criminal law

Feb 12, 2021


Referred to the Senate

Feb 11, 2021


Senate sponsor: Senator Freeman


Third reading: passed; Roll Call 107: yeas 90, nays 4

Feb 08, 2021


Second reading: ordered engrossed

Feb 04, 2021


Committee report: do pass, adopted

Jan 07, 2021


Coauthored by Representatives Errington and Schaibley


First reading: referred to Committee on Courts and Criminal Code

  • Reading-1
  • Referral-Committee
courts and criminal code


Authored by Representative Negele

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Introduced House Bill (H) PDF
House Bill (H) PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note: HB1176.02.COMH.FN001 PDF
Fiscal Note: HB1176.02.COMH.FN002 PDF
Fiscal Note: HB1176.02.COMH.FN003 PDF


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