COLUMBUS—State Representative Al Landis (R-Dover) yesterday was sworn in as a member of the Ohio House of Representatives for the 132nd General Assembly. He represents the 98th Ohio House District, which includes Tuscarawas County and a portion of Holmes County. This will be his fourth term serving as state representative.
Many are often shocked to hear, as was I, that the addresses and personal information of domestic violence and stalking victims in Ohio is public record. This means that anyone, including the victim’s perpetrator, can easily use public documents, such as Ohio’s voting rolls, to locate an individual. That is, until now.
State Representative Al Landis (R-Dover) today announced that a sales tax holiday, created through the passage of Senate Bill 264, is set to be held the first weekend of August. The intent of the sales tax holiday is to provide parents with some tax relief during back-to-school shopping in preparation for the new school year and to stimulate economic activity for Ohio’s retailers.