Current Ohio law (as of December 20, 2016)
A person who knowingly causes another person to commit suicide by providing the physical means or participating in a physical act by which a person commits or attempts to commit suicide is guilty of a felony in the third degree. [Sec. 3705.04 (A)]
Governor Kasich Signs Bill Making Assisted Suicide a Felony
(WMFD — December 20, 2016)
Governor Kasich signed House Bill 470, making assisted suicide a third degree felony in Ohio, punishable by up to five years in prison. The bill strengthens Ohio’s protections against assisted suicide, which previously only permitted a court to issue an injunction against anyone helping people to kill themselves.
Proponents Talking Points & Responses to Talking Points Regarding SB 165
In various states, MOLST is known by other acronyms (POLST, POST, MOST, etc)
For more information on such forms see: POLST