Representative Pelanda joins Governor Kasich for a bill signing
Representative Pelanda joins Governor Kasich for a bill signing
 Rep. Pelanda joins Governor Kasich for a bill signing
Rep. Pelanda joins Governor Kasich for a bill signing
 Rep. Pelanda welcomes Pastor Matt Zurowski to perform the opening prayer to begin House session.
Rep. Pelanda welcomes Pastor Matt Zurowski to perform the opening prayer to begin House session.
Rep. Pelanda speaks on the House floor
Rep. Pelanda speaks on the House floor
 Rep. Pelanda welcomes Pastor Aaron Brown to perform the opening prayer to begin session.
Rep. Pelanda welcomes Pastor Aaron Brown to perform the opening prayer to begin session.
 Rep. Pelanda testifies in committee.
Rep. Pelanda testifies in committee.
The women of the Republican Caucus with Speaker Batchelder on Go Red For Women Day
The women of the Republican Caucus with Speaker Batchelder on Go Red For Women Day
 Rep. Pelanda is sworn in as a member of the House
Rep. Pelanda is sworn in as a member of the House
 
 

State Representative Dorothy Pelanda is currently serving her second full term as a member of the Ohio House of Representatives after being appointed to serve during the 129th General Assembly.  She represents the 86th House District, which includes Union and Marion Counties. Representative Pelanda was elected by her colleagues to serve as Assistant Majority Whip for the 131st General Assembly.

 
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Representative Pelanda Serves In the Following Committees :

Commerce and LaborGovernment Accountability and OversightJudiciaryRules and Reference
 
 
 
 

03.02.15 - Rep. Pelanda To Speak With North Union High School Students

 
COLUMBUS -

State Representative Dorothy Pelanda (R-Marysville) will be speaking to a group of approximately 100 government class students at North Union High School in Richwood on Friday, March 6th from 12:30-2:00PM. Students will participate in a mock legislative session where they will learn how to introduce a bill and how legislation moves through the committee process.

 
 

02.18.15 - Reps. Pelanda, Grossman Discuss Legislation To Improve Lives Of Ohio's Foster Children, Enhance Guardianship Laws

 
COLUMBUS -

State Representatives Dorothy Pelanda (R-Marysville) and Cheryl Grossman (R-Grove City) held a press conference in the Statehouse today to discuss House Bill 50, legislation they recently introduced aimed at improving the lives of Ohio’s foster children who age out of the system each year. The bill also reintroduces modified provisions related to guardianship law contained in House Bill 624 from the previous General Assembly.

 
 

08.05.14 - Rep. Pelanda Announces Drug Epidemic Committee Roster, Meeting Dates

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Dorothy Pelanda (R-Marysville) today announced the members serving on this summer’s Law Enforcement Perspectives on the Drug Epidemic & Its Impact on Families Study Committee. Representative members on the committee are as follows:

 
 

07.11.14 - Rep. Pelanda Appointed As Chair Of Opiate Addiction And Law Enforcement Summer Study Committee

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Dorothy Pelanda (R-Marysville) has been appointed as chair of the Law Enforcement Perspectives on the Drug Epidemic & Its Impact on Families Study Committee. The committee is part of two bipartisan study committees, which will hold hearings regarding specific state issues throughout Ohio this summer.

 
 
 
 

Bills Primary Sponsor

Bills Cosponsor

Resolutions Primary Sponsor

HR 47     

Resolutions Cosponsor

 
 
 
 

Connect With Representative Pelanda

 
Representative Dorothy Pelanda
District 86
77 S. High St
14th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 466-8147
Fax      (614) 719-6983
Email Representative Pelanda
 
Leadership Position : Assistant Majority Whip
Hometown : Marysville
Party : Republican
Elected Experience :
Current Term : Expires December 2016 / Eligible to run for another term