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Kasich Signs Sub. H.B. 1

COLUMBUS – Today Governor John R. Kasich signed the following bill into law:

  • Sub. H.B. 1 (Sykes, Manning) authorizes the issuance of a domestic violence civil protection order with respect to conduct directed at a petitioner alleging violence in a dating relationship of a specified nature, provides access to domestic violence shelters for victims of violence in such a dating relationship, and requires the Attorney General's victim's bill of rights pamphlet to include a notice that a person alleging violence in such a dating relationship has the right to petition for a domestic violence civil protection order.