The law recognizes three different degrees of rape (First, Second and Third) involving forced sexual intercourse. There is also a law called "Indecent Liberties" which prohibits forced sexual conduct that is anything other than sexual intercourse. The following table highlights the main provisions of Washington rape and sexual assault laws.
State and national sexual assault coalitions across the country are united in condemning the separation of children from family members as well as the violence and dehumanizing conditions faced by people being held in detention.
Sexual misconduct with a minor in the first degree. 9A.44.096: Construction — Chapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships Congress - the Other Washington Governor's Website OFM Fiscal Note Website Washington Courts.