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Appendix C
List of Child Endangerment Statutes


Mass. Gen. Laws Ch. 265, § 13L (2003)
Reckless Endangerment of Children

Whoever wantonly or recklessly engages in conduct that creates a substantial risk of serious bodily injury or sexual abuse to a child or wantonly or recklessly fails to take reasonable steps to alleviate such risk where there is a duty to act shall be punished by imprisonment in the house of correction for not more than 2½ years.