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COLUMBUS – Today, State Reps. Joe Miller (D-Amherst) and Michael Sheehy (D-Oregon) announced the unanimous House passage of House Bill (HB) 213. HB 213 designates and displays the Honor and Remember Flag and requires that it be flown at the Statehouse each Memorial Day under proper flag protocol. The bill also includes a permissive provision that allows other government buildings to fly the flag at their own discretion. This legislation, formerly known as HB 406 in the 133rd General Assembly, passed the House Armed Services & Veterans Affairs Committee unanimously, but unfortunately timed out during lame duck. 

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Tue, May 4, 2021

COLUMBUS- State Reps. Joe Miller (D-Amherst) and Michael Sheehy (D-Oregon) today provided sponsor testimony on House Bill (HB) 213, which would designate and display the Honor and Remember Flag, and require that it be flown at the Statehouse each Memorial Day under proper flag protocol. The bill also includes a permissive provision that allows other government buildings to fly the flag at their own discretion. 

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Thu, Apr 15, 2021

COLUMBUS- State Rep. Michael Sheehy (D-Oregon) today provided sponsor testimony before the House Primary and Secondary Education Committee on House Bill (HB) 205, which would enact the “Ohio Anti-Bullying and Hazing Act,” also known as “Collin’s Law.”

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Tue, Apr 13, 2021

COLUMBUS- State Reps. Michael Sheehy (D-Oregon) and Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) today provided sponsor testimony before the House Transportation and Public Safety Committee on House Bill (HB) 194, legislation requiring freight train operating crews to consist of at least two people.

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Tue, Apr 13, 2021

COLUMBUS- State Rep. Michael Sheehy (D-Oregon) today announced the House passage of House Resolution (HR) 13 in a 73-10 vote. HR 13 urges Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and Michigan Director of Natural Resources Dan Eichinger to make all efforts to keep Enbridge Energy’s Line 5 operating. The resolution previously earned unanimous support in the Transportation and Public Safety Committee.

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Thu, Mar 25, 2021

Rep. Michael Sheehy (D-Oregon) joined House Democrats today to vote opposition to a motion to override the governor’s veto of Senate Bill (SB) 22, controversial Republican legislation that would threaten the health and safety of Ohioans by curbing authority from the governor and health director during public health crises.

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Wed, Mar 24, 2021

COLUMBUS- State Rep. Michael Sheehy (D-Oregon) today announced the passage of House Resolution (HR) 13 from the House Transportation and Public Safety Committee in a 12-0 vote. HR 13 urges Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer and Michigan Director of Natural Resources Dan Eichinger to make all efforts to keep Enbridge Energy’s Line 5 operating. 

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Tue, Mar 23, 2021

State Reps. Michael Sheehy (D-Oregon) and Michele Lepore-Hagan (D-Youngstown) today renewed the fight to improve rail safety in Ohio by introducing House Bills 194 and 195, legislation requiring freight train operating crews to consist of at least two people and revising other railroad safety measures. 

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Fri, Mar 12, 2021

COLUMBUS—Rep. Michael Sheehy (D-Oregon) issued a statement Wednesday on the passage of House Bill (HB) 128, legislation to repeal parts of HB 6 from the 133rd General Assembly (GA). HB 6 was a multi-billion dollar corporate bailout at the center of the largest alleged public racketeering and bribery scheme in Ohio history. Former Republican Speaker Larry Householder and several close associates were paid millions to pass HB 6 and stop a referendum on the law.

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Wed, Mar 10, 2021

Rep. Michael Sheehy (D-Oregon) and House Democratic lawmakers Wednesday voted in opposition to Senate Bill (SB) 22, controversial Republican legislation that would threaten the health and safety of Ohioans by curbing authority from the governor and health director during public health crises. 

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Wed, Mar 10, 2021