“This bill provides common sense measures that further protects the 2nd Amendment rights of Ohioans. No legal concealed carry license holder should be punished for picking their kids up from daycare or school, while exercising their Constitutional rights,” he said.
He also said college students are “sitting ducks” in active-shooter situations.
The Ohio Association of Chiefs of Police and the Ohio Prosecuting Attorneys Association oppose the bill. The Buckeye State Sheriffs’ Association supports it.
The measure now goes to the Senate for consideration.