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Prohibits abortion when gestational age is 20 weeks or more 
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Long Title To amend sections 2305.11 and 4731.22 and to enact sections 2307.54, 2919.20, 2919.201, 2919.202, 2919.203, 2919.204, and 2919.205 of the Revised Code to prohibit the performance of an abortion on a pregnant woman when the probable post-fertilization age of the unborn child is twenty weeks or greater.


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Effective Date

March 14, 2017


House Community and Family Advancement Committee
Senate Health and Human Services Committee

Primary Sponsors

Peggy Lehner
Jay Hottinger


Ron Amstutz
Niraj J. Antani
Louis W. Blessing III
Terry Boose
Tom Brinkman
Jim Buchy
Tony Burkley
Jim Butler
Margaret Conditt
Robert R. Cupp
Anthony DeVitis
Mike Dovilla
Timothy Ginter
Wesley A. Goodman
Doug Green
Christina Hagan
David Hall
Stephen D. Hambley
Bill Hayes
Michael Henne
Brian Hill
Ron Hood
Candice R. Keller
J. Kyle Koehler
Sarah LaTourette
Ron Maag
Robert McColley
Derek Merrin
Rick Perales
Wes Retherford
Kristina Roegner
Mark J. Romanchuk
Cliff Rosenberger
Tim Schaffer
Robert Sprague
Louis Terhar
Andy Thompson
Ron Young
Dave Burke
John Eklund
Keith Faber
Randy Gardner
Cliff Hite
Shannon Jones
Kris Jordan
Larry Obhof
Scott Oelslager
Joe Uecker
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