New Jersey

Number of reported cases At least 5 How do we calculate the number of cases

Overview

For a comprehensive overview and analysis of HIV-related criminal and similar laws and policies in New Jersey, visit The Center for HIV Law and Policy: http://www.hivlawandpolicy.org/states/new-jersey

Laws

2C:34-5 Diseased person committing an act of sexual penetration

HIV-specific criminal law (active)

Further resources

Not all laws used to prosecute people living with HIV in this state are included on this page. For a comprehensive overview and analysis of HIV-related criminal and similar laws and policies, visit The Center for HIV Law and Policy

Acknowledgements

This information was last reviewed in April 2020