OH SB256 | 2019-2020 | 133rd General Assembly


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 10-6)
Status: Engrossed on September 23 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-09-30 - Introduced
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


To amend sections 2907.02, 2909.24, 2929.02, 2929.03, 2929.06, 2929.14, 2929.19, 2967.13, 2971.03, and 5149.101 and to enact sections 2929.07 and 2967.132 of the Revised Code regarding a bar against a sentence of life without parole, and special parole dates, for offenders who committed the offense when under age 18, and to amend the version of section 2907.02 of the Revised Code that takes effect on March 22, 2020, to continue the provisions of this act on and after that date.

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Regards sentencing offenders under 18 when committed offense


Roll Calls

2020-09-23 - Senate - Senate Passed (Y: 29 N: 4 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-09-16 - Senate - Senate Favorable Passage (Y: 6 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-09-16SenateReported - Substitute: Judiciary
2020-01-22SenateRefer to Committee: Judiciary


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