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Short Title

Change penalties for promoting prostitution 
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Long Title To amend sections 9.78, 2907.22, and 2953.25 of the Revised Code to amend the penalties for promoting prostitution, to set a uniform fee for a certificate of qualification for employment, to require licensing agencies to provide additional information on the use of certificates of qualification for employment and certificates of achievement and employability, and to create a rebuttable presumption for issuance of a certificate of qualification for employment under certain circumstances.


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Effective Date

March 12, 2020


House Criminal Justice Committee
Senate Judiciary Committee

Primary Sponsors

Stephanie Kunze
Matt Dolan


Cindy Abrams
Brian Baldridge
Gil Blair
Juanita Brent
Richard Brown
Jim Butler
Rick Carfagna
Sara Carruthers
Randi Clites
Jeffrey Crossman
Jay Edwards
Tavia Galonski
Haraz N. Ghanbari
Timothy Ginter
Doug Green
Dave Greenspan
Stephen D. Hambley
Paula Hicks Hudson
Don Jones
Kris Jordan
Darrell Kick
J. Kyle Koehler
Jeff LaRe
Laura Lanese
George F. Lang
Don Manning
Gayle Manning
Riordan T. McClain
Joe Miller
Jessica Miranda
Michael J. O'Brien
Scott Oelslager
John Patterson
Thomas F. Patton
Phil Plummer
Bill Reineke
Tracy Richardson
Craig S. Riedel
Bill Roemer
John M. Rogers
Mark J. Romanchuk
Allison Russo
William Seitz
Michael Sheehy
Todd Smith
Lisa Sobecki
Reggie Stoltzfus
D. J. Swearingen
Terrence Upchurch
Thomas West
Scott Wiggam
Nickie Antonio
Andrew O. Brenner
Dave Burke
Bill Coley
Hearcel Craig
John Eklund
Teresa Fedor
Theresa Gavarone
Brian Hill
Frank Hoagland
Jay Hottinger
Matt Huffman
Stephen A. Huffman
Peggy Lehner
Tina Maharath
Rob McColley
Sean O'Brien
Larry Obhof
Bob Peterson
Kristina Roegner
Michael A. Rulli
Kirk Schuring
Lou Terhar
Cecil Thomas
Joe Uecker
Sandra R. Williams
Steve Wilson
Kenny Yuko
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