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The statutes were updated in November, 2018, and contain all actions of the
2018 legislative session.

Title 13 : Crimes and Criminal Procedure

Chapter 019 : BREACH OF THE PEACE; DISTURBANCES

Subchapter 007 : STALKING

(Cite as: 13 V.S.A. § 1063)
  • § 1063. Aggravated stalking

    (a) A person commits the crime of aggravated stalking if the person intentionally stalks another person, and:

    (1) such conduct violates a court order that prohibits stalking and is in effect at the time of the offense;

    (2) has been previously convicted of stalking or aggravated stalking;

    (3) has been previously convicted of an offense an element of which involves an act of violence against the same person;

    (4) the person being stalked is under 16 years of age; or

    (5) had a deadly weapon, as defined in section 1021 of this title, in his or her possession while engaged in the act of stalking.

    (b) A person who commits the crime of aggravated stalking shall be imprisoned not more than five years or be fined not more than $25,000.00, or both.

    (c) Conduct constituting the offense of aggravated stalking shall be considered a violent act for the purposes of determining bail. (Added 1993, No. 95, § 1; amended 2005, No. 83, § 5; 2015, No. 162 (Adj. Sess.), § 5.)