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(126th General Assembly)
(House Bill Number 368)
To amend section 4399.14 of the Revised Code to remove the prohibition against a minor being in a public dance hall unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Ohio:
SECTION 1. That section 4399.14 of the Revised Code be amended to read as follows:
No (A) Except as otherwise provided in division (B) of this section, no person who is the proprietor of any public dance hall, or
conducts, manages, or is in charge of any public dance hall , shall allow the
use of any intoxicating liquor or the presence of intoxicated persons in such the public
dance hall or on the premises on which such dance hall it is located ; but the.
prohibition against the use of any intoxicating liquor contained in division (A) of this section does not apply to
establishments that are holders of a D-1, D-2, D-3, D-4, or D-5 permit whose
principal business consists of conducting a hotel, a restaurant, a club, or a
night club, all as defined
by in section 4301.01 of the Revised Code. No person who
the proprietor of any public dance hall, or who conducts, manages, or is in
charge thereof, shall permit the presence at such public dance hall of any
child younger than eighteen years of age, not accompanied by his father,
mother, or legal guardian.
SECTION 2. That existing section 4399.14 of the Revised Code is hereby repealed.