Legislation Introduced – SB367 to Further Scrub Dated Language

SB 367, a measure to further scrub the words ‘mentally retarded’ from statute, was introduced last week by Senator Peggy Lehner and Senator Eric Kearney. The bill recommends changing all usages of the words ‘mentally retarded’ in the Ohio Revised Code (ORC) to the words ‘intellectual disability,’ ‘developmental disability,’ or other similar language. Although the […]