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House Committees

CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Criminal Justice
Date
January 23, 2020
Status
1st Hearing
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Representative Abrams and Representative Carfagna
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Criminal Justice
Date
February 13, 2020
Status
2nd Hearing
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Witness
Nate Young
Organization
Cincinnati Police Department
Testifying As
Proponent
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Criminal Justice
Date
February 26, 2020
Status
3rd Hearing
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Witness
Andrea Reany
Organization
Showing Up for Racial Justice Ohio
Testifying As
Opponent
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Witness
Emily Dunlap
Organization
Advocating Opportunity
Testifying As
Interested Party
Document
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Witness
Esther Flores
Organization
1DivineLine2Health
Testifying As
Opponent
Document
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Witness
Gary Daniels
Organization
ACLU of Ohio
Testifying As
Opponent
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Witness
Jordyn Close
Organization
Unite for Reproductive and Gender Equity
Testifying As
Opponent
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Witness
Michael Weinman
Organization
Fraternal Order of Police of Ohio
Testifying As
Proponent
Document
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Witness
Niki Clum
Organization
Office of the Ohio Public Defender
Testifying As
Opponent
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Witness
Blyth Barnow
Organization
Faith In Public Life
Testifying As
Opponent
Document
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Witness
Kasey Badgley
Organization
River Valley Organizing Project / UnHarming Ohio
Testifying As
Opponent
Document
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Witness
Tracie Hollin
Testifying As
Proponent
Document
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Witness
Tony Talbot
Organization
AbolitionOhio
Testifying As
Proponent
Document
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Witness
Rachel Citak
Organization
Citizens for Community Values
Testifying As
Proponent
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Criminal Justice
Date
May 13, 2020
Status
4th Hearing
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Criminal Justice
Date
May 28, 2020
Status
5th Hearing
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Witness
Esther Flores
Organization
1DivineLine2Health
Testifying As
Opponent
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Witness
Barbara Wright
Organization
Ohio Rational Sexual Offense Laws
Testifying As
Interested Party
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Witness
Blaise Katter
Organization
The Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Testifying As
Opponent
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Witness
Blyth Barnow
Organization
Faith In Public Life
Testifying As
Opponent
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Witness
Jacqueline Greene
Organization
Ohio Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild
Testifying As
Interested Party
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Witness
Sam Harton
Organization
Moritz Student Organizations
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Opponent
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Senate Committees

CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Judiciary
Date
September 2, 2020
Status
1st Hearing
Bill Text
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Representatives Abrams and Carfagna
Organization
Ohio House of Representatives
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Sponsor
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Michael Rodgers on behalf of AG Dave Yost
Organization
Ohio Attorney General's Office
Testifying As
Proponent
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Witness
Rachel Citak, Legal Counsel
Organization
Citizens for Community Values
Testifying As
Proponent
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Witness
Lou Tobin, Executive Director
Organization
Ohio Prosecuting Attorneys Association
Testifying As
Proponent
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Judiciary
Date
November 10, 2020
Status
2nd Hearing
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Witness
Tom Balzer, CAE, President and CEO
Organization
Ohio Trucking Association
Testifying As
Proponent
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Witness
Anthony "Tony" Talbott, Director
Organization
Abolition Ohio
Testifying As
Proponent
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Witness
Kevin Werner, Policy Director
Organization
Ohio Justice & Policy Center
Testifying As
Opponent
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Judiciary
Date
November 18, 2020
Status
3rd Hearing
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Witness
Sarah K. Brown, J.D.
Organization
The Freeman Project
Testifying As
Opponent
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Witness
Sarah Inskeep, Ohio State Policy & movement Building Director
Organization
URGE: Unite for Reproductive and Gender Equity
Testifying As
Opponent
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Witness
Blyth Barnow
Organization
Faith in Public Life
Testifying As
Opponent
Document
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Witness
Niki Clum, Legislative Liaison, Policy and Outreach
Organization
Ohio Public Defenders Office
Testifying As
Interested Party
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Witness
Emily Dunlap, Esq., Senior Staff Attorney
Organization
Advocating Opportunity
Testifying As
Interested Party
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Judiciary
Date
December 2, 2020
Status
4th Hearing
Bill Text
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Witness
Maya Simek, Esq, MSSA, LISW-S, Director
Organization
Human Trafficking Law Project
Testifying As
Interested Party
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Judiciary
Date
December 9, 2020
Status
5th Hearing
Bill Text
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Judiciary
Date
December 16, 2020
Status
6th Hearing
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Primary Sponsors

Cindy Abrams
Rick Carfagna
 

Cosponsors

REPRESENTATIVES
Brian Baldridge
Kristin Boggs
Juanita Brent
Jamie Callender
Sara Carruthers
Randi Clites
Erica C. Crawley
Jon Cross
Jeffrey Crossman
Robert R. Cupp
Jay Edwards
Tavia Galonski
Haraz N. Ghanbari
Timothy Ginter
Dave Greenspan
Paula Hicks Hudson
J. Kyle Koehler
Jeff LaRe
Laura Lanese
David Leland
Mary Lightbody
P. Scott Lipps
Susan Manchester
Riordan T. McClain
Michael J. O'Brien
John Patterson
Thomas F. Patton
Rick Perales
Jena Powell
Tracy Richardson
Craig S. Riedel
Phil Robinson
Bill Roemer
John M. Rogers
Mark J. Romanchuk
Allison Russo
Dick Stein
Fred Strahorn
Bride Rose Sweeney
Casey Weinstein
Thomas West
Scott Wiggam
Shane Wilkin
SENATORS
Nickie Antonio
Louis W. Blessing, III
Andrew O. Brenner
Dave Burke
Hearcel Craig
Matt Dolan
John Eklund
Teresa Fedor
Theresa Gavarone
Bob D. Hackett
Frank Hoagland
Stephen A. Huffman
Terry Johnson
Stephanie Kunze
Peggy Lehner
Tina Maharath
Nathan H. Manning
Sean O'Brien
Michael A. Rulli
Tim Schaffer
Vernon Sykes
Cecil Thomas
Steve Wilson
Kenny Yuko
 
 
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