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Short Title

Modify wrongful imprisonment law 
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Long Title To amend sections 2305.02, 2743.48, 2929.01, 2967.141, and 2969.21 of the Revised Code to modify the state's wrongful imprisonment law and to modify the purpose of violation sanction centers.


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Effective Date

March 22, 2019


Senate Judiciary Committee
House Government Accountability and Oversight Committee

Primary Sponsors

William Seitz
Emilia Strong Sykes


John Barnes
Louis W. Blessing III
Kristin Boggs
Janine R. Boyd
Tom Brinkman
Richard Brown
Nicholas J. Celebrezze
Hearcel F. Craig
Jonathan Dever
Teresa Fedor
Tavia Galonski
Glenn W. Holmes
Stephanie Howse
Brigid Kelly
Bernadine Kennedy Kent
Michele Lepore-Hagan
Adam C. Miller
Dan Ramos
Jeff Rezabek
Michael Sheehy
Kent Smith
Fred Strahorn
Thomas West
Ron Young
Kevin Bacon
Bill Beagle
Edna Brown
Dave Burke
Bill Coley
John Eklund
Randy Gardner
Bob D. Hackett
Frank Hoagland
Jay Hottinger
Matt Huffman
Stephanie Kunze
Peggy Lehner
Rob McColley
Sean O'Brien
Larry Obhof
Scott Oelslager
Bob Peterson
Joe Schiavoni
Michael J. Skindell
Vernon Sykes
Charleta B. Tavares
Lou Terhar
Cecil Thomas
Sandra R. Williams
Kenny Yuko
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