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Short Title

Revises child abuse and neglect reporting law 
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Long Title To amend sections 307.627, 2151.421, 2151.422, 2151.99, 2317.56, 2919.171, 2919.19, 2919.191, 2919.192, 2919.193, 3701.701, 4731.22, 5153.16, 5153.175, and 5153.176; to amend, for the purpose of adopting new section numbers as indicated in parentheses, sections 2919.191 (2919.192), 2919.192 (2919.194), and 2919.193 (2919.198); and to enact new sections 2919.191 and 2919.193 and sections 2919.195, 2919.196, 2919.197, 2919.199, 2919.1910, and 2919.1911 of the Revised Code to make changes in the child abuse and neglect reporting law, to generally prohibit an abortion of an unborn human individual with a detectable heartbeat, to create the Joint Legislative Committee on Adoption Promotion and Support, and to make an appropriation.


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Effective Date

March 14, 2017
Effective: March 14, 2017; contains item vetoes


Senate Civil Justice Committee
House Community and Family Advancement Committee

Primary Sponsors

Barbara R. Sears
Scott K. Ryan


Nan A. Baker
Tim W. Brown
Sarah LaTourette
Nathan H. Manning
Jeff McClain
Rick Perales
Jeff Rezabek
Michael Sheehy
Marilyn Slaby
Kevin Bacon
Keith Faber
Cliff Hite
Jay Hottinger
Shannon Jones
Kris Jordan
Joe Uecker
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