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Prohibits seizure or registry of firearms 
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Long Title To enact sections 5502.23 and 5502.231 of the Revised Code to prohibit any agency and its employees and agents from seizing or authorizing the seizure of any firearm from any person lawfully in possession or control of the firearm except when a law enforcement officer reasonably believes the immediate seizure of the firearm is necessary for the safety of the officer or another person or to preserve the firearm as evidence, to prohibit the establishment of a firearm registry, and to prohibit law enforcement officers and international agents from enforcing a firearms registration requirement or firearm ban.


As Re-referred by the House Rules and Reference Committee

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House State Government Committee
House Rules and Reference Committee
House Government Accountability and Oversight Committee

Primary Sponsors

Wes Retherford
Ron Hood


John Becker
Andrew Brenner
Jim Buchy
Terry Johnson
Steven W. Kraus
Ron Maag
Andy Thompson
A. Nino Vitale
Paul Zeltwanger
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