Whoever assaults another with intent to commit any other offense which may be punished by imprisonment in the penitentiary shall be imprisoned not more than 5 years. In addition to any other penalty provided under this section, a person may be fined an amount not more than the amount set forth in § 22-3571.01.
1981 Ed., § 22-503.
1973 Ed., § 22-503.
Effect of Amendments
The 2013 amendment by D.C. Law 19-317 added the last sentence.
Additional penalty for possession of firearm, see § 22-4502.
Age, defenses to child sexual abuse, see § 22-3011.
Consent defense to sexual abuse, see § 22-3007.
Knowledge of age, state of mind proof requirement, see § 22-3012.
Marriage, defenses to child sexual abuse, see § 22-3011.
For temporary (90 days) amendment of this section, see § 303(f) of the Criminal Fine Proportionality Emergency Act of 2013 (D.C. Act 20-45, April 1, 2013, 60 DCR 5400, 20 DCSTAT 1300).