OH HB234 | 2015-2016 | 131st General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on May 28 2015 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2015-06-02 - Refer to Committee: Judiciary
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

To amend sections 2901.13, 2907.02, 2907.03, and 2945.42 of the Revised Code to eliminate the period of limitation for the criminal prosecution of a person for rape, sexual battery, or complicity to commit rape or sexual battery, eliminate the spousal exceptions for the offenses of rape and sexual battery, and to permit a person to testify against the person's spouse in a prosecution for sexual battery.

Tracking Information

Register now for our free OneVote public service or GAITS Professional trial account and you can begin tracking this and other legislation, all driven by the real-time data of the LegiScan API. Providing tools allowing you to research pending legislation, stay informed with email alerts, content feeds, and share dynamic reports. Use our new PolitiCorps to join with friends and collegaues to monitor & discuss bills through the process.

Monitor Legislation or view this same bill number from multiple sessions or take advantage of our national legislative search.

Title

Revises the law governing rape and sexual battery

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2015-06-02HouseRefer to Committee: Judiciary
2015-05-28HouseIntroduced

Subjects


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
29Amended CodeCitation Text
2901Amended CodeCitation Text
290113Amended CodeCitation Text
2907Amended CodeCitation Text
290702Amended CodeCitation Text
290703Amended CodeCitation Text
2945Amended CodeCitation Text
294542Amended CodeCitation Text

Ohio State Sources


Bill Comments

feedback