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Short Title

Reduces heroin amounts for enhanced penalties 
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Long Title To amend sections 2925.03, 2925.11, and 2929.01 of the Revised Code to decrease the minimum amount of heroin involved in a violation of trafficking in heroin or possession of heroin that makes the violation a felony of the first degree and that is necessary to classify an offender as a major drug offender.


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Effective Date

September 14, 2016


Senate Criminal Justice Committee
House Judiciary Committee

Primary Sponsors

Louis W. Blessing III
Jonathan Dever


Marlene Anielski
Nan A. Baker
John Becker
Terry Boose
Tim W. Brown
Jim Buchy
Tony Burkley
Jim Butler
Margaret Conditt
Robert R. Cupp
Mike Dovilla
Timothy Ginter
Doug Green
Cheryl L. Grossman
Bob D. Hackett
Christina Hagan
Bill Hayes
Ron Hood
Terry Johnson
J. Kyle Koehler
Steven W. Kraus
Sarah LaTourette
Ron Maag
Nathan H. Manning
Jeff McClain
Robert McColley
Michael J. O'Brien
Sean O'Brien
Dorothy Pelanda
John M. Rogers
Scott K. Ryan
Barbara R. Sears
Ryan Smith
Robert Sprague
Martin J. Sweeney
Louis Terhar
Andy Thompson
Ron Young
Bill Coley
John Eklund
Jim Hughes
Frank LaRose
Larry Obhof
Scott Oelslager
Tom Patton
Joe Uecker
Kenny Yuko
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