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Am. H. B. No. 285 As Reported by the Senate Health, Human Services and Aging CommitteeAs Reported by the Senate Health, Human Services and Aging Committee
|129th General Assembly|
Representatives Yuko, Roegner
Representatives Slesnick, Ramos, Antonio, Hagan, R., Letson, Grossman, Gentile, Combs, Fende, Gonzales, Okey, Gerberry, Carey, Derickson, Lundy, Boyd, Barnes, Carney, Duffey, Gardner, Garland, Sears, Adams, R., Anielski, Ashford, Beck, Blair, Blessing, Brenner, Bubp, Buchy, Budish, Butler, Celeste, Clyde, Damschroder, Dovilla, Fedor, Foley, Goodwin, Goyal, Hackett, Hagan, C., Hall, Hayes, Henne, Hill, Hollington, Hottinger, Huffman, Johnson, Kozlowski, Luckie, Maag, Mallory, McKenney, Milkovich, Murray, Newbold, O'Brien, Patmon, Phillips, Pillich, Rosenberger, Ruhl, Schuring, Slaby, Sprague, Stautberg, Stebelton, Sykes, Szollosi, Uecker, Wachtmann, Williams, Winburn, Young Speaker Batchelder
Senators Brown, Tavares
To enact sections 5.2267 and 5.2268 of the Revised
Code to designate September as "Mesothelioma
Month" and November as "Lung Cancer Awareness
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF OHIO:
Section 1. That sections 5.2267 and 5.2268 of the Revised
Code be enacted to read as follows:
Sec. 5.2267. The month of September is designated as
"Mesothelioma Month" to bring attention to mesothelioma, a rare
form of cancer that develops in the mesothelium, a protective sac
that covers most of the body's internal organs, and is commonly
linked to asbestos exposure.
Sec. 5.2268. The month of November is designated as "Lung
Cancer Awareness Month" to bring attention to lung cancer, the
leading cause of cancer death for both men and women.