Selling or buying of minors into prostitution; penalties.
796.035 Selling or buying of minors into prostitution; penalties.—Any parent, legal guardian, or other person having custody or control of a minor who sells or otherwise transfers custody or control of such minor, or offers to sell or otherwise transfer custody of such minor, with knowledge or in reckless disregard of the fact that, as a consequence of the sale or transfer, the minor will engage in prostitution commits a felony of the first degree, punishable as provided in s. 775.082, s. 775.083, or s. 775.084.
History.—s. 3, ch. 2004-391; s. 2, ch. 2008-172; s. 7, ch. 2012-97.