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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Child solicitation. Makes it child solicitation, a Class C felony, for a person who is at least 21 years of age to: (1) knowingly or intentionally solicit a child less than 14 years of age, or an individual the person believes to be a child less than 14 years of age, to engage in sexual intercourse, deviate sexual conduct, or any fondling or touching intended to arouse or satisfy the sexual desires of either the child or the older person; and (2) perform an overt act demonstrating an intent to physically meet the child. Makes the offense: (1) a Class B felony if it is committed by means of a computer network; and (2) a Class A felony if it is committed by means of a computer network by a person who has a prior conviction for child solicitation by means of a computer network.