Ohio House Bill 316 - Firearm Orders

To enact the Extreme Risk Protection Order Act to allow family members, household members, and law enforcement officers to obtain a court order that temporarily restricts a person's access to firearms if that person poses a danger to themselves or others.

SUMMARY:

Would allow law enforcement or family members the ability to temporarily restrict a person with mental illness' access to firearms by court order. 

PRIMARY SPONSORS:

Representatives Russo and Sweeney

SECONDARY SPONSORS:

Representatives Boggs, Brown, Clites, Crawley, CrossmanDenson, Galonski, Kelly, Leland, Lepore-Hagan, Lightbody, Liston, C. Miller, Miller, Miranda, Robinson, Skindell, Smith, Sobecki, SykesUpchurch, WeinsteinWest

COMMITTEE:

House Health Committee

COMPANION BILL:

Senate Bill 184

LINK TO BILL:

https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA133-HB-316

LEGISLATION STATUS:

https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-status?id=GA133-HB-316

BILL STATUS:

House Activity

Introduced in the House on August 7, 2019

Referred to Committee on September 24, 2019

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