130th Ohio General Assembly
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(127th General Assembly)
(Amended Senate Bill Number 18)



AN ACT
To amend section 2953.36 of the Revised Code to prohibit an offender from having a criminal record sealed when the underlying offense is importuning for which the conviction occurs on or after the effective date of the act, or the underlying offense is voyeurism, public indecency, compelling prostitution, promoting prostitution, procuring, disseminating matter harmful to juveniles, displaying matter harmful to juveniles, pandering obscenity, or deception to obtain matter harmful to juveniles when the victim of the offense is under eighteen years of age and the conviction occurs on or after the effective date of the act.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Ohio:

SECTION 1. That section 2953.36 of the Revised Code be amended to read as follows:

Sec. 2953.36.  Sections 2953.31 to 2953.35 of the Revised Code do not apply to any of the following:

(A) Convictions when the offender is subject to a mandatory prison term;

(B) Convictions under section 2907.02, 2907.03, 2907.04, 2907.05, 2907.06, 2907.321, 2907.322, or 2907.323, former section 2907.12, or Chapter 4507., 4510., 4511., or 4549. of the Revised Code, or a conviction for a violation of a municipal ordinance that is substantially similar to any section contained in any of those chapters;

(C) convictions Convictions of an offense of violence when the offense is a misdemeanor of the first degree or a felony and when the offense is not a violation of section 2917.03 of the Revised Code and is not a violation of section 2903.13, 2917.01 or 2917.31 of the Revised Code that is a misdemeanor of the first degree;

(D) Convictions on or after the effective date of this amendment under section 2907.07 of the Revised Code or a conviction on or after the effective date of this amendment for a violation of a municipal ordinance that is substantially similar to that section;

(E) Convictions on or after the effective date of this amendment under section 2907.08, 2907.09, 2907.21, 2907.22, 2907.23, 2907.31, 2907.311, 2907.32, or 2907.33 of the Revised Code when the victim of the offense was under eighteen years of age;

(F) Convictions of an offense in circumstances in which the victim of the offense was under eighteen years of age when the offense is a misdemeanor of the first degree or a felony;

(E)(G) Convictions of a felony of the first or second degree;

(F)(H) Bail forfeitures in a traffic case as defined in Traffic Rule 2.

SECTION 2. That existing section 2953.36 of the Revised Code is hereby repealed.

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