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§ 650.5. Aggravated assault and battery or assault with firearm or other dangerous weapon upon ...

Oklahoma Statutes AnnotatedTitle 21. Crimes and PunishmentsEffective: November 1, 2023

Oklahoma Statutes Annotated
Title 21. Crimes and Punishments
Part III. Crimes Against the Person
Chapter 20. Assault and Battery
Effective: November 1, 2023
21 Okl.St.Ann. § 650.5
§ 650.5. Aggravated assault and battery or assault with firearm or other dangerous weapon upon medical care provider--Penalty
A. Every person who, without justifiable or excusable cause and with intent to do bodily harm, commits any aggravated assault and battery or any assault with a firearm or other deadly weapon upon the person of a medical care provider, upon conviction, is guilty of a felony punishable by imprisonment in the custody of the Department of Corrections for a term not less than two (2) years nor more than five (5) years, or by a fine not to exceed One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00), or by both such fine and imprisonment.
B. As used in this section, “medical care provider” means doctors, residents, interns, nurses, nurses' aides, ambulance attendants and operators, paramedics, emergency medical technicians, laboratory technicians, radiologic technologists, physical therapists, physician assistants, chaplains, volunteers, pharmacists, nursing students, medical students, members of a hospital security force, and any other employees or independent contractors working in or for a health care facility.


Laws 1990, c. 320, § 3, emerg. eff. May 30, 1990; Laws 1997, c. 133, § 224, eff. July 1, 1999; Laws 1999, 1st Ex.Sess., c. 5, § 130, eff. July 1, 1999; Laws 2020, c. 68, § 3, eff. Nov. 1, 2020; Laws 2023, c. 140, § 2, eff. Nov. 1, 2023.
21 Okl. St. Ann. § 650.5, OK ST T. 21 § 650.5
Current with emergency effective legislation through Chapter 3 of the Second Regular Session of the 59th Legislature (2024). Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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