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Senate Bill 4

General Assembly: 132

Short Title: Expand expungement and intervention   [ Show Long Title ]

Long Title: To amend sections 2951.041 and 2953.38 and to enact section 2953.521 of the Revised Code to allow a person who is found not guilty of an offense or who is the defendant named in a dismissed criminal charge to apply for a court order to expunge the person's official records in the case if the charge or not guilty finding was the result of the applicant having been a human trafficking victim; to allow a person convicted of certain prostitution-related offenses to apply for the expungement of the conviction record of any offense, other than a specified disqualifying offense, the person's participation in which was a result of having been a human trafficking victim; and to allow intervention in lieu of conviction for persons charged with committing an offense while a victim of compelling prostitution.

Primary Sponsor: Senator Kunze, Senator Oelslager

Version: As Enrolled

Legislation Text : View Current Version

Date Chamber Action Committee
9/28/18 Effective 9/28/18
6/20/18 House Passed
5/23/18 House Reported Criminal Justice
5/23/17 House Refer to Committee Criminal Justice
5/18/17 House Introduced
5/17/17 Senate Passed
5/10/17 Senate Reported - Substitute Judiciary
2/1/17 Senate Refer to Committee Judiciary
1/31/17 Senate Introduced
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