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Following the passage of Amended Senate Bill 47 from the Ohio House of Representatives, House Speaker William G. Batchelder (R-Medina) released this statement.

Legislation to Rebrand Ohio's Workforce Development Centers Passes Ohio House

The Ohio House of Representatives today passed House Bill 1, which strives to streamline Ohio’s workforce development efforts and make it easier for Ohioans to utilize the resources that are available to them.

Ohio House Passes Legislation to Help the Unemployed Get Back to Work

State Representatives Tim Derickson (R-Hanover Twp.) and Tim Brown (R-Bowling Green) today applauded the Ohio House of Representatives’ passage of House Bill 2, which requires all applicants for unemployment insurance to register with prior to applying for benefits.

By Rep. Andy Thompson (R-Marietta)
March 18, 2013

The first bill to pass out of the Ohio House of Representatives during the previous General Assembly in January 2011 established JobsOhio. Since that time, Ohioans have created more than 120,000 jobs, moving the state from 48th in the nation in job creation to number four.

House Bill 12 brings common sense to boiler operator laws.
March 18, 2013

Ohio House Speaker William G. Batchelder (R-Medina) and Senate President Keith Faber (R-Celina) released a statement on the tax proposals currently before the House Finance and Appropriations Committee in House Bill 59, the biennial operating budget.

House Bill 3 was passed by the House this week
March 14, 2013
House Bills 1 and 2 relate to OhioMeansJobs
March 14, 2013

The Ohio House of Representatives today passed legislation that will provide authority to the State of Ohio in regulating health insurance navigators, which are individuals or entities charged with helping citizens obtain information relating to health insurance offerings through health exchanges.

Ohio House Passes Legislation to Establish "Internet Cafe" Regulations

Ohio House Speaker Pro Tempore Matt Huffman (R-Lima) today applauded the House’s passage of Substitute House Bill 7, which provides much-needed oversight to sweepstakes parlors, or “internet cafes.”