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Creates special parole eligibility for certain young offenders 
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Long Title To amend sections 2929.02, 2929.14, 2967.13, 2971.03, and 5149.101 and to enact section 2967.132 of the Revised Code to provide special parole eligibility dates for persons with an indefinite or life sentence imposed for an offense committed when the person was less than 18 years of age, to require the Parole Board to consider specified mitigating factors in those cases, and to require notice to the Ohio Public Defender and prosecuting attorney prior to the parole consideration hearing.


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Senate Criminal Justice Committee
House Judiciary Committee

Primary Sponsors

Nathan H. Manning


Janine R. Boyd
Dan Ramos
Jeff Rezabek
John M. Rogers
Gary Scherer
Kent Smith
Ryan Smith
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