DeWine signs several bills into law

Ohio

Senate Bill 2 is related to competency evaluations and mental health treatment in criminal cases

Governor Mike DeWine, Ohio

Credit: governor.ohio.gov/

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WKBN) – Ohio Governor Mike DeWine signed several bills into law Tuesday morning.

Senate Bill 2 is related to competency evaluations and mental health treatment in criminal cases.

It will enter Ohio into the Psychology Interjurisdictional Compact – which was created to facilitate telehealth.

Senate Bill 57 authorizes a property tax exemption. It’s for permanent supportive housing properties used by people with a mental disability or substance abuse disorder.

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