Criminal Statutes of Limitations
Wyoming

Last Updated: December 2017
Sexual assault, first degree Answer

What is the statute of limitations for this crime?

  1. There is no time limit for this crime.

Statutory citation(s):

  1. Citation for the crime: Wyo. Stat. § 6-2-302.
  2. Citation for the statute of limitations: Remmick v. State, 275 P. 3d 467, 470 (Wyo. 2012).





Sexual assault, second degree Answer

What is the statute of limitations for this crime?

  1. There is no time limit for this crime.

Statutory citation(s):

  1. Citation for the crime: Wyo. Stat. § 6-2-303.
  2. Citation for the statute of limitations: Remmick v. State, 275 P. 3d 467, 470 (Wyo. 2012).





Sexual assault, third degree Answer

What is the statute of limitations for this crime?

  1. There is no time limit for this crime.

Statutory citation(s):

  1. Citation for the crime: Wyo. Stat. § 6-2-304.
  2. Citation for the statute of limitations: Remmick v. State, 275 P. 3d 467, 470 (Wyo. 2012).





Sexual battery Answer

What is the statute of limitations for this crime?

  1. There is no time time limit for this crime.

Statutory citation(s):

  1. Citation for the crime: Wyo. Stat. § 6-2-313.
  2. Citation for the statute of limitations: Remmick v. State, 275 P. 3d 467, 470 (Wyo. 2012).





Sexual abuse of a minor, first degree Answer

What is the statute of limitations for this crime?

  1. There is no time limit for this crime.

Statutory citation(s):

  1. Citation for the crime: Wyo. Stat. § 6-2-314.
  2. Citation for the statute of limitations: Remmick v. State, 275 P. 3d 467, 470 (Wyo. 2012).





Sexual abuse of a minor, second degree Answer

What is the statute of limitations for this crime?

  1. There is no limit for this crime.

Statutory citation(s):

  1. Citation for the crime: Wyo. Stat. § 6-2-315.
  2. Citation for the statute of limitations: Remmick v. State, 275 P. 3d 467, 470 (Wyo. 2012).





Sexual abuse of a minor, third degree Answer

What is the statute of limitations for this crime?

  1. There is no limit for this crime.

Statutory citation(s):

  1. Citation for the crime: Wyo. Stat. § 6-2-316.
  2. Citation for the statute of limitations: Remmick v. State, 275 P. 3d 467, 470 (Wyo. 2012).





Sexual abuse of a minor, fourth degree Answer

What is the statute of limitations for this crime?

  1. There is no limit for this crime.

Statutory citation(s):

  1. Citation for the crime: Wyo. Stat. § 6-2-317.
  2. Citation for the statute of limitations: Remmick v. State, 275 P. 3d 467, 470 (Wyo. 2012).





Incest Answer

What is the statute of limitations for this crime?

  1. There is no limit for this crime.

Statutory citation(s):

  1. Citation for the crime: Wyo. Stat. § 6-4-402.
  2. Citation for the statute of limitations: Remmick v. State, 275 P. 3d 467, 470 (Wyo. 2012).





Are there any exceptions to the statute of limitations laws? Answer
Exceptions

None specified.






Anything else I should know? Answer
Anything else I should know?
  • Although Wyoming has no statute of limitations for any criminal offense, due process concerns may arise when delay in bringing charges results in prejudice to a defendant. In such cases, the charges may be dismissed if the defendant demonstrates that a pre-indictment delay causes substantial prejudice to his or her right to a fair trial and that the delay was intentional to gain a tactical advantage.








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