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Prohibits sexual orientation and gender discrimination 
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Long Title To amend sections 9.03, 124.93, 125.111, 153.59, 153.591, 340.12, 511.03, 717.01, 1501.012, 1751.18, 2927.03, 3113.36, 3301.53, 3304.15, 3304.50, 3314.06, 3332.09, 3721.13, 3905.55, 4111.17, 4112.01, 4112.02, 4112.021, 4112.04, 4112.05, 4112.08, 4117.19, 4735.16, 4735.55, 4757.07, 4758.16, 4765.18, 5104.09, 5107.26, 5123.351, 5126.07, 5165.08, 5515.08, and 5709.832 of the Revised Code to enact the Ohio Fairness Act to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression, to add mediation to the list of informal methods by which the Ohio Civil Rights Commission may use to induce compliance with Ohio's Civil Rights Law before instituting a formal hearing, and to uphold existing religious exemptions under Ohio Civil Rights Law.

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Committees

House Community and Family Advancement Committee
 
 

Primary Sponsors

Nickie J. Antonio
Denise Driehaus
 

Cosponsors

REPRESENTATIVES
Michael Ashford
Heather Bishoff
John Boccieri
Kevin Boyce
Janine R. Boyd
Nicholas J. Celebrezze
Jack Cera
Kathleen Clyde
Hearcel F. Craig
Teresa Fedor
Stephanie Howse
Greta Johnson
Christie Bryant Kuhns
David Leland
Michele Lepore-Hagan
Michael J. O'Brien
Sean O'Brien
Debbie Phillips
Dan Ramos
Alicia Reece
John M. Rogers
Michael Sheehy
Stephen Slesnick
Kent Smith
Michael Stinziano
Fred Strahorn
Emilia Strong Sykes
 
 
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