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Short Title

Require state higher ed to adopt sex offense policies 
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Long Title To enact sections 5.236 and 3345.43 of the Revised Code to enact the "Respect Your Date Act" to designate the month of April as "Respect Your Date Month" and to require each state institution of higher education to adopt a policy regarding dating violence, domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, and rape on campus and to declare an emergency.


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Senate Education Committee
House Higher Education and Workforce Development Committee

Primary Sponsors

John Barnes


Marlene Anielski
Steven Arndt
Kristin Boggs
Janine R. Boyd
Richard Brown
Nicholas J. Celebrezze
Jack Cera
Hearcel F. Craig
Mike Duffey
Jay Edwards
Tavia Galonski
Theresa Gavarone
Glenn W. Holmes
Jim Hughes
Bernadine Kennedy Kent
David Leland
Michele Lepore-Hagan
Nathan H. Manning
Adam C. Miller
Michael J. O'Brien
John Patterson
Thomas F. Patton
Dorothy Pelanda
Rick Perales
Dan Ramos
John M. Rogers
Scott K. Ryan
Michael Sheehy
Ryan Smith
Emilia Strong Sykes
Thomas West
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