OH HB258 | 2017-2018 | 132nd General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 55-2)
Status: Enrolled on December 12 2018 - 75% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2018-12-27 - Objection of the Governor sustained
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


To amend sections 2317.56, 2919.171, 2919.19, 2919.191, 2919.192, 2919.193, and 4731.22; to amend, for the purpose of adopting new section numbers as indicated in parentheses, sections 2919.191 (2919.192), 2919.192 (2919.194), and 2919.193 (2919.198); and to enact new sections 2919.191 and 2919.193 and sections 2919.195, 2919.196, 2919.197, 2919.199, 2919.1910, and 2919.1911 of the Revised Code to generally prohibit an abortion of an unborn human individual with a detectable heartbeat and to create the Joint Legislative Committee on Adoption Promotion and Support.

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Prohibit abortion if unborn has detectable heartbeat


Roll Calls

2018-12-12 - Senate - Senate Favorable Passage (Y: 8 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-12-12 - Senate - Senate Passed (Y: 18 N: 13 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-11-15 - House - House Passed (Y: 60 N: 35 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-12-13 - House - House Favorable Passage (Y: 11 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-12-27SenateObjection of the Governor sustained
2018-12-27HousePassed notwithstanding objections of the Governor
2018-12-27HouseShall the bill pass notwithstanding objections?
2018-12-21HouseVeto receipt
2018-12-13HouseConcurred in Senate amendments
2018-12-12SenateReported - Substitute: Health, Human Services and Medicaid
2018-11-28SenateRefer to Committee: Health, Human Services and Medicaid
2018-11-15HousePassed - Amended
2017-12-13HouseReported - Substitute: Health
2017-09-12HouseRefer to Committee: Health


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4731Amended CodeCitation Text
473122Amended CodeCitation Text

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