Chapter 18 - LEGISLATIVE PROCESS

 

 

 

Recent Cases

 

Article 18-13  (July 17, 2017)

Link: OH - Ludy's Law Enacted - Arson With Disfigurement, Extra Jail Time

 

Article 18-12  (July 1, 2017)

Link: OH - Concealed Carry - Statute Amended To Allow Employees To Keep Firearms In Car While At Work

 

Article 18-11  (Jan. 20, 2017)

Link: OH - New statute - drug overdose, 911 callers immunity from prosecution - similar laws throughout Nation

 

Article 18-10  (Dec. 9, 2016)

Link: OH - Concealed carry statute bill to Governor - allows universities, government facilities to decide whether to allow concealed carry

 

Article 18-9   (Sept. 13, 2016)

Link: OH - Good Samaritan statute - call 911 for drug overdose, no prosecution for minor drug possession   [also filed, Chap. 13]

 

Article 18-8  (Aug. 31, 2016)

Link:  OH - New statute for emergency services to Dogs & Cats - qualified immunity for fire & EMS

 

Article 18-7  (May 23, 2016)

Link: OH - "Ban The Box" legislation now in effect; job applications should not ask criminal history

 

Article 18-6 (Nov. 1, 2015)

Link: OK - New statute now allows volunteer firefighters over age of 45, so long as they are not in state pension system

 

Article 18-5 (Aug. 13, 2015)

Link: OH - Arson Registration Statute Was Effective July 1, 2013 - Only Those Plead Guilty Or Found Guilty After This Date Must Register

 

Article 18-4 (July 17, 2013)

Link:  NY - Fireman's Rule - police officer injured loading wooden barriers onto flatbed truck - NY statute allows lawsuit for damages

 

Article 18-3 (July 9, 2013)

Link: OH - Smoke-Free-Act - Investigator Must Interview Bar Management Before Finding A Violation - $5,000 Fine Set Aside

 

Article 18-2 (March 5, 2013)

Link: OH - Scrap Metal Dealer Registration

 

Article 18-1 (May 16, 2012)

Link:  Cell Phone Tower Data - Congress Considering Bill Requiring Search Warrants; 48-Hour Emergency Exception 

 

 

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