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House Bill 496

General Assembly: 132

Short Title: Increase penalty for assault of transit employee   [ Show Long Title ]

Long Title: To amend sections 2903.13 and 2917.41 and to enact section 306.20 of the Revised Code to increase the penalty for assault when the victim is an employee of an Ohio transit system; to authorize Ohio transit systems to post a sign regarding abuse or assault of staff; and to increase the penalty for evading payment of the known fares of a public transportation system.

Primary Sponsor: Representative Kelly, Representative Perales

Version: As Introduced

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House Committees
CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Criminal JusticeMarch 13, 20181st HearingDownload
WitnessOrganizationTestifying AsDocument
Rep. Brigid KellyOhio House of RepresentativesProponentDownload
Rep. Rick PeralesOhio House of RepresentativesProponentDownload
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