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 speaks during session 12/1/2015.
Rep. Pelanda speaks during session 12/1/2015.
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
 

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

08.25.16 - Rep. Pelanda Introduces Legislation Eliminating Unnecessary Special Elections

 

State Representative Dorothy Pelanda (R-Marysville) today introduced House Bill 591, legislation that will eliminate the need to hold special elections in Ohio if there is only one candidate appearing on the ballot to fill a vacancy in a party nomination for Congress. This will apply only when there is one person that has filed a valid declaration of candidacy or no person has filed a valid declaration of candidacy.

 
 

07.08.16 - Guest Column From State Representative Dorothy Pelanda: Summer Program Provides Food To Local Students

 

It is always commendable when a community comes together to ensure the care of its children. The Marysville Public Library in Union County has demonstrated such care by becoming the first library summer food sponsor in Ohio.

 
 

06.16.16 - HB 50 TAKES NEEDED STEPS TO COMBAT ELDER ABUSE

 
COLUMBUS -

 

On June 15th, Ohio marked World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. Just two days prior to that, Governor Kasich signed a bill into law that will further our goal of protecting the state’s elderly population in a very meaningful way. House Bill 50, legislation I was proud to sponsor, deals in part with the issue of guardianships.

 

 
 

06.02.16 - Rep. Pelanda Congratulates Marion County Fire And Police Departments For Earning Safety Capital Grant

 

State Representative Dorothy Pelanda (R-Marysville) today congratulated the various Marion County Fire and Police Departments for being named recipients of the Local Government Safety Capital Grant funds.

 
 
 

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 : Majority Whip
Hometown : Marysville
Party : Republican
Current Term : Expires December 2016 / Eligible to run for another term