SEQ CHAPTER \h \r 1CR10-471 (06/19/03)


Definition of “household member” (context of domestic assault)


A household member is a person who either lives with, or has lived together with (Def)_______________, or a person who shares occupancy or has shared occupancy of a dwelling with (Def)_______________, or a person who is engaged in or has engaged in a sexual relationship with (Def)_______________.  The definition also includes minors or adults who are dating or who have dated.

[Dating means a social relationship of a romantic nature.  Factors that you may consider when determining whether a dating relationship exists or existed include the nature of the relationship, the length of time the relationship has existed, the frequency of interaction between the parties, and the length of time since the relationship was terminated, if applicable.]