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Short Title

Prohibit restraining woman if pregnant or postpartum 
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Long Title To amend section 2921.45 and to enact sections 2152.75 and 2901.10 of the Revised Code to generally prohibit a law enforcement, court, or corrections official from restraining a pregnant woman or child who is a charged or adjudicated criminal offender or delinquent child at any time during her third trimester of pregnancy or during transport to a hospital, during labor, or during delivery and from restraining such a woman or child who was pregnant during any period of postpartum recovery.


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House Community and Family Advancement Committee

Primary Sponsors

Nickie J. Antonio


Kristin Boggs
Stephanie Howse
Brigid Kelly
Michele Lepore-Hagan
Adam C. Miller
John Patterson
Dan Ramos
Kent Smith
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