46.3204 Culpable mental state-When not required.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. § 46.3204]

A culpable mental state is not required:

(1) if the offense is an infraction and no culpable mental state is prescribed by the law defining the offense; or

(2) if the statute defining the offense clearly indicates a purpose to dispense with the require-ment of any culpable mental state as to a specific element of the offense.

History: 1979, PL 16-43 § 2.

Research Guide: MCC 562.026, 15 ASC 4801.