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TITLE 19
CRIMINAL PROCEDURE
CHAPTER 4
TIME OF COMMENCING CRIMINAL ACTIONS
 19-403. Misdemeanors. (1) Except as provided in subsections (2) and (3) of this section, a prosecution for any misdemeanor must be commenced by the filing of the complaint or the finding of an indictment within one (1) year after its commission.
(2)  A prosecution for failure to report or failure to cause to be reported the abuse, abandonment or neglect of a child as provided for in section 16-1605, Idaho Code, must be commenced by the filing of the complaint or the finding of an indictment within four (4) years after its commission.
(3)  A prosecution for misuse of funds as provided for in section 18-5702(1), Idaho Code, must be commenced by the filing of the complaint or the finding of an indictment within five (5) years after its commission.

History:
[19-403, as added by 1972, ch. 336, sec. 5, p. 986; am. 2007, ch. 124, sec. 1, p. 374; am. 2008, ch. 56, sec. 5, p. 146.]

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