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Short Title

Expands the scope of menacing crimes 
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Long Title To amend sections 2903.13, 2903.211, 2913.02, and 2917.21 of the Revised Code to expand the offenses of menacing by stalking and telecommunications harassment, to prohibit a person from knowingly causing another person to believe that the offender will cause physical harm or mental distress to a family or household member of the other person, to increase the penalty for assault when the victim is a volunteer firefighter, and to correct a cross reference in the theft statute to special purchase articles.


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Senate Government Oversight and Reform Committee

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John Eklund


Bill Beagle
Cliff Hite
Shannon Jones
Tom Patton
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