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Addresses policer-involved deaths from use of firearms 
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Long Title To amend sections 2930.01, 2930.03, and 2930.04 and to enact section 2901.45 of the Revised Code to require each law enforcement agency to adopt a written policy regarding the investigation of firearms-related officer-involved deaths that involve an officer serving the agency; to provide for investigations into officer-involved deaths by investigatory panels of law enforcement officers; to require an investigatory panel to provide a report of its investigation findings to the prosecutor and the officer's law enforcement agency; to provide for public access to the report, except for information that is not a public record, if the prosecutor determines that there is no basis to prosecute or a grand jury enters a no bill regarding the involved officer; and to require an investigatory panel to inform the deceased individual's family members of contact information for the office of the prosecutor handling the case.


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House Judiciary Committee

Primary Sponsors

Jonathan Dever
Alicia Reece


Ron Amstutz
Nickie J. Antonio
Michael Ashford
Janine R. Boyd
Jim Buchy
Tony Burkley
Margaret Conditt
Stephanie Howse
Christie Bryant Kuhns
John Patterson
Dan Ramos
Jeff Rezabek
Tim Schaffer
Michael Sheehy
Kent Smith
Emilia Strong Sykes
Andy Thompson
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