What is penal code 801.1 actually mean?

what is the penal code 801.1 statue of limitation actually mean? what kind of crime is that?

Garden Grove, CA -

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John M. Kaman

John M. Kaman

Criminal Defense Attorney - San Francisco, CA
Answered

It means you can trigger an investigation into abuse you suffered before 18 at any time up to your 28th birthday. Once you report it the DA has one year to institute an action against your aggressor.

Joseph Briscoe Dane

Joseph Briscoe Dane

Criminal Defense Attorney - Orange, CA
Answered

It's not a crime, but a section that defines when a specific type of case can be prosecuted - an when it's too late.

The above answer is for general information only and is based on the information you posted. Every case is fact... more
Michael Douglas Shafer

Michael Douglas Shafer

Criminal Defense Attorney - Norco, CA
Answered

It sets the time parameters for when an abuse case can be brought.

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