Ohio Felony Sentencing Reform – 2012 Update

Ohio Felony Sentencing Reform, 2012 Update, contains the complete text of Amended Substitute House Bill 86, as signed by the Governor, along with relevant commentary by the Ohio Legislative Service Commission.

Am.Sub. H.B. 86, which became effective September 30, 2011, set forth the most significant changes to Ohio’s criminal and prison law in over a decade. Noteworthy amendments were made to theft threshold, drug penalty, probation, reentry plan, juvenile and numerous other criminal statutes.

This volume presents the bill, in its entirety, showing deleted and added statutory language in conjunction with explanatory commentary by the Ohio Legislative Service Commission in order to provide Ohio’s criminal law practitioners with a one of a kind quick reference guide to the major statutory changes made by Am.Sub. H.B. 86.