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Grants special parole eligibility to certain juvenile 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 Government Oversight and Reform Committee

Primary Sponsors

Cecil Thomas
John Eklund


Edna Brown
Cliff Hite
Peggy Lehner
Bill Seitz
Charleta B. Tavares
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