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Short Title

Addresses deer conservation 
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Long Title To amend sections 109.73, 109.74, 1533.08, and 1533.121 and to enact sections 901.80 and 901.801 of the Revised Code to establish a deer sanctuary license to allow a licensee to raise deer, to establish requirements governing such a license, to require the Chief of the Division of Wildlife to issue a wild animal permit to allow a permit holder to rehabilitate deer, to establish procedures that certain law enforcement officers must follow when responding to accidents involving injured or deceased deer, and to require training for those officers regarding humane procedures for euthanizing injured deer.


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House Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Primary Sponsors

Margaret Ann Ruhl


Andrew Brenner
Teresa Fedor
Cheryl L. Grossman
Sarah LaTourette
Michele Lepore-Hagan
Andy Thompson
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