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Increase and expand crime of assaulting a police animal 
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Long Title To amend sections 2921.321 and 2929.18 of the Revised Code to include search and rescue dogs and horses in the prohibition against assaulting or harassing a police animal.


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Senate Judiciary Committee
House Criminal Justice Committee

Primary Sponsors

Sarah LaTourette


Marlene Anielski
Nicholas J. Celebrezze
Theresa Gavarone
James M. Hoops
Jim Hughes
George F. Lang
David Leland
Michele Lepore-Hagan
P. Scott Lipps
Nathan H. Manning
Adam C. Miller
Michael J. O'Brien
Thomas F. Patton
Dorothy Pelanda
John M. Rogers
Tim Schaffer
Kent Smith
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