OH HB266 | 2021-2022 | 134th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 17-0)
Status: Introduced on April 21 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-04-22 - Refer to Committee: Criminal Justice
Pending: House Criminal Justice Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


To amend sections 2305.111, 2901.13, 2907.02, and 2933.82 and to enact section 2305.118 of the Revised Code to eliminate the period of limitation for the criminal prosecution of a person for rape and for a civil action brought by a victim of conduct that would constitute rape, to extend the period of limitations for a civil action by a victim of childhood sexual abuse other than rape, and to eliminate the spousal exception for the offense of rape.

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Regards statutes of limitation for rape and child sexual abuse



2021-04-22HouseRefer to Committee: Criminal Justice


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
2305111Amended CodeCitation Text
2305118New CodeSee Bill Text
290113Amended CodeCitation Text
290702Amended CodeCitation Text
293382Amended CodeCitation Text

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