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SEX OFFENDER REGISTRATION

AND NOTIFICATION

Summary of Ohio's Laws regarding sex offenders

NOTICE: The information presented below is not legal advise. Specific legal questions should be addressed to your local law enforcement agency, local prosecuting attorney, or victim service provider.


Summary of Ohio's Sex Offender Registration & Notification Law (Sorn Law)
 

Ohio Revised Code Section 2950 creates levels of sexual crime categories: sexually oriented offenses; habitual sex offender; sexual predator; and a specification of sexually violent predator. The state will keep a record of all registering sex offenders. For juvenile offenders, this law applies only to juveniles bound over to adult courts.