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Proposed Ohio Gun Law HB203

Legislation Overview

Title: To modify concealed handgun law; to permit investigators employed by the Attorney General to investigate Medicaid fraud to go armed in the same manner as sheriffs and regularly appointed police officers; to expand the locations at which a person has no duty to retreat before using force in self-defense; and to provide that the exercise of a constitutional or statutory right is not, in itself, the offense of disorderly conduct or inducing panic and does not constitute reasonable, articulable suspicion of criminal activity.

Subject: Concealed handguns/firearms control/ self-defense/exercise of rights

Description: To amend sections 9.68, 109.69, 109.731, 109.85, 109.86, 311.41, 311.42, 2901.09, 2917.11, 2917.31, 2923.11, 2923.125, 2923.1213, 2923.13, and 2923.14 and to repeal sections 2923.1210 and 2923.22 of the Revised Code to modify concealed handgun law; to permit investigators employed by the Attorney General to investigate Medicaid fraud to go armed in the same manner as sheriffs and regularly appointed police officers; to expand the locations at which a person has no duty to retreat before using force in self-defense; and to provide that the exercise of a constitutional or statutory right is not, in itself, the offense of disorderly conduct or inducing panic and does not constitute reasonable, articulable suspicion of criminal activity.

Session: 130th General Assembly

Last Action: To Civil Justice

Last Action Date: November 21, 2013

Link: http://www.legislature.state.oh.us/bills.cfm?ID=130_HB_203

Sponsors

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35 sponsors: Terry Johnson; Michael Henne; Anne Gonzales; John Adams; Margaret Conditt; Wes Retherford; Ron Maag; Jay Hottinger; Louis Terhar; Andrew Brenner; Peter Beck; Matt Lynch; Robert Sprague; John Becker; Timothy Derickson; Lynn R. Wachtmann; Jim Buchy; Rick Perales; Ron Amstutz; Terry Blair; Terry Boose; Tony Burkley; Mike Dovilla; Doug Green; Dave Hall; Bill Hayes; Ron Hood; Al Landis; Jeffrey McClain; Cliff Rosenberger; Margaret Ruhl; Barbara R. Sears; Ryan Smith; Ron Young; William G. Batchelder

History
Chamber Date Action
Jun 11, 2013 Introduced to House
Jun 11, 2013 To Policy and Legislative Oversight
Nov 19, 2013 Committee Report - S
Nov 20, 2013 Passed 3rd Consideration House
Nov 21, 2013 Introduced to Senate
Nov 21, 2013 To Civil Justice
Texts
Type Date State Link Text
Introduced Jun 11, 2013 http://www.legislature.state.oh.us/BillText130/130_HB_203_I_Y.html 2014/HB203-Introduced-2013-06-11.html
Comm Sub Nov 19, 2013 http://www.legislature.state.oh.us/BillText130/130_HB_203_RH_Y.html 2014/HB203-Comm Sub-2013-11-19.html
Engrossed Nov 20, 2013 http://www.legislature.state.oh.us/BillText130/130_HB_203_PH_Y.html 2014/HB203-Engrossed-2013-11-20.html
Votes

House - Motion laid on table (Vote)

House - Motion laid on table (Vote)

House - Motion laid on table (Vote)

House - Motion laid on table (Vote)

House - Bill Passed (Vote)

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