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Authorize insurance in lieu of bonds for local officers/employees 
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Long Title To amend sections 3.30, 153.24, 305.04, 309.03, 311.02, 313.03, 315.03, 317.02, 319.02, 321.02, 325.071, 325.12, 329.01, 505.02, 505.03, 507.02, 507.021, 507.03, 509.02, 519.161, 705.27, 705.60, 733.65, 733.69, 735.03, 739.02, 747.01, 749.22, 755.23, 955.12, 1901.32, 1907.20, 2101.03, 2151.12, 2153.10, 2301.12, 2303.02, 3313.23, 3313.25, 3314.011, 3319.05, 3375.32, 5155.04, 5571.04, 5593.05 and to enact section 3.061 of the Revised Code to allow certain political subdivisions to adopt a policy authorizing the use of an "employee dishonesty and faithful performance of duty policy" instead of individual surety bonds for officers, employees, and appointees who are otherwise required by law to give bond before entering upon the discharge of duties.


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Effective Date

March 20, 2019


Senate Local Government, Public Safety and Veterans Affairs Committee
House State and Local Government Committee

Primary Sponsors

Scott Wiggam


Marlene Anielski
Nickie J. Antonio
Steven Arndt
John Barnes
Louis W. Blessing III
Richard Brown
Rick Carfagna
Robert R. Cupp
Bill Dean
Jonathan Dever
Mike Duffey
Jay Edwards
Timothy Ginter
Wesley Goodman
Dave Greenspan
Stephen D. Hambley
Michael Henne
Glenn W. Holmes
Terry Johnson
Darrell Kick
George F. Lang
Michele Lepore-Hagan
P. Scott Lipps
Derek Merrin
Dorothy Pelanda
Craig S. Riedel
John M. Rogers
Mark J. Romanchuk
Scott K. Ryan
Tim Schaffer
Gary Scherer
Kirk Schuring
William Seitz
Michael Sheehy
Robert Sprague
Dick Stein
Andy Thompson
Thomas West
Ron Young
Paul Zeltwanger
Bill Coley
Randy Gardner
Bob D. Hackett
Kris Jordan
Stephanie Kunze
Larry Obhof
Bob Peterson
Lou Terhar
Joe Uecker
Steve Wilson
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