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H.B. 332 provides protections for disabled individuals on the transplant list
January 26, 2018
Rep. Huffman Announces Passage of Bill Prohibiting Discrimination Against Transplant Recipients

COLUMBUS—State Representative Steve Huffman (R-Tipp City) this week announced the passage of legislation that prohibits discriminating against disabled individuals for the purpose of being placed on the organ and tissue transplant list.

 
 
Rep. Reineke Honors Local Educator

COLUMBUS—State Representative Bill Reineke (R-Tiffin) yesterday presented a resolution honoring Valerie Zeno of Tiffin as the 2017 Ohio ProStart Teacher of Excellence and a 2017 ProStart National Educator of Excellence.

 

 
 
Ohio House Urges Federal Government to Make Ohio's Camp Ravenna Preferred Site for Future Missile Defense System

COLUMBUS—During today’s session, the Ohio House of Representatives passed a resolution urging the United States Missile Defense Agency to select Camp Ravenna Joint Military Training Center in Ravenna, Ohio, as the preferred site for a future east coast Missile Defense system.

 
 
House Bill 250 Benefits, Strengthens Ohio's Bicycle Community
January 24, 2018
Rep. Brinkman Announces Passage of Legislation Establishing Requirements for Electric Bicycles

COLUMBUS—State Representative Tom Brinkman (R-Mt. Lookout) today applauded the Ohio House’s passage of House Bill 250, legislation he sponsored that would create regulations for electric bicycles, which are growing in popularity across the state.

 
 
Reps. Lipps, West Discuss Newly Introduced Legislation Regarding Prescription Drug Affordability

COLUMBUS—State Representatives Scott Lipps (R-Franklin) and Thomas West (D-Canton) today held a press conference to discuss newly introduced legislation that will expand access to affordable prescription drugs by increasing price transparency and ensuring a fair payment process for pharmacies and patients.

 
 
Hudson boys team presented with resolution at Ohio Statehouse
January 24, 2018
State Rep. Kristina Roegner Honors Cross Country Champions

COLUMBUS—State Representative Kristina Roegner (R-Hudson) today honored the Hudson High School boys cross country team for winning the 2017 Division I State Championship.

 
 
State Rep. Hagan Shows Support for Emergency Personnel

COLUMBUS—State Representative Christina Hagan (R-Marlboro Township) yesterday took part in the Ohio Fire Chief Association (OFCA) Legislative Round Table, expressing support for Ohio’s firefighters and emergency services personnel.

 

 
 
Jim Hoops Sworn In as State Representative of the 81st Ohio House District

COLUMBUS—Jim Hoops was sworn in as state representative of the 81st Ohio House District after the House Republican Caucus unanimously voted to appoint him to fill the vacant seat during today’s House session.

 
 
Ohio House Approves Joint Resolution to Hold 2018 State of the State Address in Westerville

COLUMBUS—The Ohio House of Representatives today approved a joint resolution to hold Governor Kasich’s State of the State address in Westerville. The resolution now awaits consideration in the Ohio Senate.

 
 
Ohio House Passes Legislation to Increase Efficiency in Public Assistance Programs

COLUMBUS—The Ohio House today passed legislation that changes the way information is shared between public programs such as Medicaid, child support, and supplemental nutrition assistance. This will increase effectiveness for recipients, save taxpayer dollars and assist in the detection of fraud and/or abuse.