These clinics charge on a sliding-scale fee basis, and you can pay in cash.

If you pay for your visit by using your family’s health insurance, then your parents are likely to see the bill when it arrives in the mail.

For prohibited sexual contact with 14 or 15 year olds, Indiana has a sexual misconduct with a minor law: If the victim is under 14, the crime of sex or sexual conduct is called child molestation, a Level 3 felony.

However, sexting falls under state and federal child pornography regulations, which state that the “visual depiction of a person under the age of 18 engaged in sexually explicit conduct” is a crime. 1.“Sex and STI/HIV Education,” State Policies in Brief, The Alan Guttmacher Institute. 2.“State Profiles: A Portrait of Sexuality Education and Abstinence-Only-Until-Marriage Programs in the States,” Public Policy Office.

Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States (SIECUS). 3.“Emancipation of Minors – Laws | LII / Legal Information Institute.” Cornell University Law School.

We want you to be informed because being a “minor” affects your right to information and services. Keep in mind that these laws may be different for you if you are legally considered an emancipated minor, pregnant minor, minor living apart or married minor.

You can learn more by talking to a legal representative at various agencies.

All other minors must get a parent’s permission to receive a prescription. State of the States 2004: A Policy Analysis of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Safer Schools Issues.

If you go to a Title X clinic, your appointment will be completely confidential, including your billing and your records.

16 In the eyes of the law, teenagers of certain ages cannot consent or agree to sex until they reach a specific age. 10.“Minors’ Access to Contraceptive Services,” State Policies in Brief, The Alan Guttmacher Institute. 11.“Emergency Contraception,” State Policies in Brief, The Alan Guttmacher Institute. 12.“Emergency Room Requirements To Offer/Provide Sexual Assault Survivors with Emergency Contraception.” Henry J.

This is called the “age of consent.” These laws are meant to protect minors from being manipulated or forced into sex with older people.

Aggravating factors for sexual battery are the same for rape.

Sexual battery is a level 6 felony or a Level 4 felony if aggravated.

To make sure your visit is confidential, tell the clinic staff how to contact you about test results and future appointments without your parents knowing.