Section 4112.08 | Liberal construction.
April 6, 2017
House Bill 463 - 131st General Assembly
This chapter shall be construed liberally for the accomplishment of its purposes, and any law inconsistent with any provision of this chapter shall not apply. Nothing contained in this chapter shall be considered to repeal any of the provisions of any law of this state relating to discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, military status, familial status, disability, national origin, age, or ancestry, except that any person filing a charge under division (B)(1) of section 4112.05 of the Revised Code, with respect to the unlawful discriminatory practices complained of, is barred from instituting a civil action under section 4112.14 or division (L) of section 4112.02 of the Revised Code.
Available Versions of this Section
- March 24, 2008 – House Bill 372 - 127th General Assembly [ View March 24, 2008 Version ]
- April 6, 2017 – Amended by House Bill 463 - 131st General Assembly [ View April 6, 2017 Version ]
- April 15, 2021 – Amended by House Bill 352 - 133rd General Assembly [ View April 15, 2021 Version ]