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Expand right to concealed carry 
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Long Title To amend sections 109.69, 109.731, 1547.69, 2923.11, 2923.12, 2923.121, 2923.122, 2923.123, 2923.124, 2923.125, 2923.126, 2923.128, 2923.129, 2923.1210, 2923.1213, 2923.16, 2953.37, and 4749.10 and to enact section 2923.111 of the Revised Code to allow a concealed handgun licensee to carry concealed all firearms other than dangerous ordnance or firearms prohibited by state or federal law; to repeal the requirement that a licensee stopped for a law enforcement purpose promptly inform an approaching officer if the licensee is carrying a firearm and provide for expungement of convictions based on a violation of the requirement; and to provide that a person age 21 or older and not prohibited by federal law from possessing or receiving a firearm does not need a concealed handgun license in order to carry a concealed firearm and is subject to the same laws regarding concealed firearm carrying as a licensee.


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House Federalism and Interstate Relations Committee

Primary Sponsors

Ron Hood
Tom Brinkman


Niraj J. Antani
John Becker
Louis W. Blessing III
Andrew Brenner
Bill Dean
Keith Faber
Wesley Goodman
Larry Householder
Terry Johnson
Candice R. Keller
J. Kyle Koehler
P. Scott Lipps
Robert McColley
Derek Merrin
Craig S. Riedel
Kristina Roegner
Tim Schaffer
Robert Sprague
Andy Thompson
A. Nino Vitale
Scott Wiggam
Paul Zeltwanger
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