(a) Recruiting criminal street gang membership is intentionally causing, encouraging, soliciting or recruiting another person to join a criminal street gang that requires, as a condition of membership or continued membership, the commission of any crime or membership initiation by submission to a sexual or physical assault that is criminal in nature, or would be criminal absent consent by the initiated.

(b) Recruiting criminal street gang membership is a severity level 6, person felony.

Terms Used In Kansas Statutes 21-6314

  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.