MA age of sexual consent

Massachusetts

what is the age of sexual consentfor a gilr in MA to be with a boy over 18?

The legal age of consent to have sexual intercourse in Massachusetts is 18.

Chapter 272 Section 4. Inducing person under 18 to have sexual Intercourse.

Whoever induces any person under 18 years of age of chaste life to have unlawful sexual intercourse shall be punished by imprisonment in the state prison for not more than three years or in a jail or house of correction for not more than two and one-half years or by a fine of not more than $1,000 or by both such fine and imprisonment. Induce is defined as: To persuade of influence somebody to do or think something.