OH HB136 | 2019-2020 | 133rd General Assembly


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 17-8)
Status: Enrolled on June 5 2019 - 75% progression
Action: 2019-06-11 - Refer to Committee: Judiciary
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


To amend sections 2929.02, 2929.022, 2929.024, 2929.03, 2929.04, 2929.06, 2941.148, 2953.21, 2953.23, 2971.03, and 2971.07 and to enact section 2929.025 of the Revised Code to prohibit imposing the death penalty for aggravated murder when the offender had a serious mental illness at the time of the offense.

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Prohibit death penalty if mentally ill at time of offense


Roll Calls

2019-06-05 - House - House Passed (Y: 76 N: 17 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-06-05 - House - House Passed (Y: 85 N: 8 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-06-05 - House - House Passed (Y: 76 N: 17 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-05-30 - House - House Favorable Passage (Y: 11 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-06-11SenateRefer to Committee: Judiciary
2019-06-05HousePassed - Amended
2019-06-05HouseMotion to reconsider
2019-06-05HousePassed - Amended
2019-05-30HouseReported - Substitute: Criminal Justice
2019-03-26HouseRefer to Committee: Criminal Justice


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2929025New CodeSee Bill Text
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