Passed in the House of Representatives

11th

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Pricing Caps come to Ohio!

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2014 Senate Bill-274 Timeline

Key Provisions:

Estimates are required at Accident/Wreckage Scenes Before Towing (4513.60)

Passed quickly, unanimously, In the same day as it was modified,

  • Amendedwithout any prior public knowledgeof the revisions.
  • 900+ Lines of legislation added in one day, then voted upon
    • (During a Lame-duck session)
Does NOT include a committee (HB 382 did) ​​

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Signed by Governor Kasich

18th

House Report 3rd Party Consideration

4th 

Senate Report, Revised Bill introduced, 

voted and Passed

​Bill Introduced in House of Representatives

December

11th 

Bill introduced in the Senate

Towing Services are NOT Liable for Civil Damages, Injury, Death or Loss of Property That Results from the Removal of an Unoccupied... (4513.66)

  • Towing Service must be authorized to handle the wreckage by a public safety official
    • Penalty for negligent removal
    • Penalty for Reckless removal—if it involves spilling hazardous materials

​Puts Pricing caps on the Cost for theRemoval of Vehicles (4513.60)