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Increase penalties-assault of transit operator/evading fares 
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Long Title To amend sections 2903.13 and 2917.41 and to enact section 306.20 of the Revised Code to increase the penalty for assault when the victim is an operator of an Ohio transit system bus or rail car; to authorize Ohio transit systems to post a sign regarding abuse or assault of staff; and to increase the penalty for evading payment of the known fares of a public transportation system.


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House Criminal Justice Committee

Primary Sponsors

Sedrick Denson
Rick Perales


Kristin Boggs
Jeffrey Crossman
Brigid Kelly
Adam C. Miller
Joe Miller
Jessica Miranda
Kent Smith
Fred Strahorn
Casey Weinstein
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