OH HB121 | 2021-2022 | 134th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-2)
Status: Introduced on February 16 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-17 - Refer to Committee: Criminal Justice
Pending: House Criminal Justice Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

To amend sections 2907.02, 2907.03, 2907.04, 2907.05, 2907.06, 2907.07, and 2945.42 of the Revised Code to eliminate the spousal exceptions for the offenses of rape, sexual battery, unlawful sexual conduct with a minor, gross sexual imposition, sexual imposition, and importuning and to permit a person to testify against the person's spouse in a prosecution for any of those offenses.

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Title

Eliminate sex crime spousal exceptions; permit spousal testimony

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2021-02-17HouseRefer to Committee: Criminal Justice
2021-02-16HouseIntroduced

Subjects


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
290702Amended CodeCitation Text
290703Amended CodeCitation Text
290704Amended CodeCitation Text
290705Amended CodeCitation Text
290706Amended CodeCitation Text
290707Amended CodeCitation Text
294542Amended CodeCitation Text

Ohio State Sources


Bill Comments 750

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