House Bill 84

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To lower the minimum age for an original appointment as a police officer from twenty-one to eighteen years of age.

The OTA supports this bill.

Status: This bill is in the House Homeland Security Committee and has had its third hearing. The OTA provided written proponent testimony for consideration on March 22, 2023.

See links below for more information on the Ohio Legislature's website, such as proponent and opponent testimonies, a summary of the bill, and more. 

House Bill 84

OTA Proponent Testimony