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Short Title

Authorizes forcible entry into motor vehicle to rescue 
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Long Title To enact sections 959.133 and 2151.88 of the Revised Code to grant a person immunity from civil liability for any damage resulting from the forcible entry of a motor vehicle for the purpose of removing a minor or an animal from the vehicle because the minor or the animal is in imminent danger of suffering harm.


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Effective Date

August 31, 2016


House Judiciary Committee
Senate Civil Justice Committee

Primary Sponsors

Jim Hughes
Frank LaRose


Marlene Anielski
Niraj J. Antani
Nickie J. Antonio
Janine R. Boyd
Tim W. Brown
Tony Burkley
Jim Butler
Nicholas J. Celebrezze
Margaret Conditt
Hearcel F. Craig
Jonathan Dever
Mike Dovilla
Doug Green
Greta Johnson
Sarah LaTourette
Nathan H. Manning
Michael J. O'Brien
John Patterson
Debbie Phillips
Jeff Rezabek
Kristina Roegner
John M. Rogers
Margaret Ann Ruhl
Tim Schaffer
Michael Sheehy
Kent Smith
Fred Strahorn
Martin J. Sweeney
Kevin Bacon
Bill Beagle
Dave Burke
Bill Coley
Randy Gardner
Cliff Hite
Jay Hottinger
Shannon Jones
Kris Jordan
Peggy Lehner
Gayle Manning
Larry Obhof
Tom Patton
Tom Sawyer
Joe Schiavoni
Charleta B. Tavares
Cecil Thomas
Joe Uecker
Kenny Yuko
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