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Allow on or off duty police to carry weapon on certain premises 
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Long Title To amend sections 2923.121 and 2923.126 and to enact section 2923.1214 of the Revised Code to generally allow a law enforcement officer or BCII investigator who is carrying validating identification, whether on or off duty, to carry a weapon on certain premises open to the public and to provide a qualified immunity from civil liability for owners, operators, and employers of such premises for any related injury, death, or loss.


As Reported by the House Federalism and Interstate Relations Committee

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House Federalism and Interstate Relations Committee
Senate Judiciary Committee

Primary Sponsors

Lou Terhar


Wes Retherford
Paul Zeltwanger
Bill Beagle
Bill Coley
John Eklund
Bob D. Hackett
Frank Hoagland
Jay Hottinger
Matt Huffman
Kris Jordan
Stephanie Kunze
Rob McColley
Larry Obhof
Scott Oelslager
Bob Peterson
Cecil Thomas
Joe Uecker
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