OH SB23 | 2019-2020 | 133rd General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 63-0)
Status: Passed on July 11 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-07-11 - Effective 7/11/19
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, 2919.1912, 2919.1913, and 5103.11 of the Revised Code to enact the Human Rights and Heartbeat Protection Act.

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Roll Calls

2019-04-10 - House - House Passed (Y: 56 N: 40 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-04-09 - House - House Favorable Passage (Y: 11 N: 7 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-13 - Senate - Senate Favorable Passage (Y: 8 N: 4 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-13 - Senate - Senate Passed (Y: 19 N: 13 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-07-11 Effective 7/11/19
2019-04-10SenateConcurred in House amendments
2019-04-09HouseReported - Substitute: Health
2019-03-19HouseRefer to Committee: Health
2019-03-13SenateReported - Substitute: Health, Human Services and Medicaid
2019-02-13SenateRefer to Committee: Health, Human Services and Medicaid


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