COLUMBUS - 

Ohio Senate Bill 57, sponsored by Senator Gayle Manning, R-North Ridgeville, established a pilot program for first responders to carry the lifesaving drug Naloxone or Narcan. Naloxone can instantly reverse the effects of a drug overdose. Now, hear from the police officers on the front lines, public officials involved in the process and a multiple overdose survivor on how this pilot program is saving lives across our state.

Learn more about Lorain County's Naloxone Pilot Program here.

 
 
 
  
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Manning Applauds Governor's Signing Of Legislation Improving Mental Health Board Efficiency

 

"Our mental health professionals need flexibility during crises in order to effectively deliver critical services and carry out their missions," said Senator Manning. "I am pleased that Governor Kasich has taken swift action and signed this into law so that our local boards can continue to provide much needed services for fighting the opioid epidemic and addressing community needs."



 
 

Manning Introduces SAFE Act, Keeping Kids In The Classroom

 

"It is crucial that we keep students in the classroom and learning as much as possible, especially during their early years," said Manning.



 
 

PHOTO: Manning Joins Governor For Signing Of Bill To Strengthen Ohio's Protection Order Laws

 

"There are loopholes in the current law that this legislation helps to eliminate, in order to protect victims of domestic violence, making it clear, that if a protection order is deliberately violated, the violator could be prosecuted," said Senator Manning, who jointly sponsored Senate Bill 7. 



 
 

Bill Improving Mental Health Board Efficiency, Strengthening Response To Local Needs Heads To Governor

 

"Our mental health professionals need flexibility during crises in order to effectively deliver critical services and carry out their missions," said Senator Manning.