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Short Title

Narrow scope of speedy trial rules 
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Long Title To amend sections 2945.71 and 2945.73 of the Revised Code to provide a prosecutor an additional fourteen days to commence a trial after a person charged with a felony has been discharged because the person has not been brought to trial within the required amount of time and to authorize the court to release the person from detention in connection with those charges pending trial.


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House Criminal Justice Committee
Senate Judiciary Committee

Primary Sponsors

John Eklund


Kevin Bacon
Bill Coley
Matt Dolan
Bob D. Hackett
Cliff Hite
Frank Hoagland
Matt Huffman
Frank LaRose
Peggy Lehner
Sean O'Brien
Scott Oelslager
Lou Terhar
Joe Uecker
Kenny Yuko
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