Rep. Cera offers Sponsor Testimony during Committee
Rep. Cera offers Sponsor Testimony during Committee
 Rep. Cera speaks on the House Floor
Rep. Cera speaks on the House Floor
 Rep. Cera (second from right) joins fellow members of the 131st General Assembly to take the oath of office
Rep. Cera (second from right) joins fellow members of the 131st General Assembly to take the oath of office
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House Session
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House Session
 Rep. Cera signs the discharge petition in an effort to put Medicaid expansion on the House floor for a vote
Rep. Cera signs the discharge petition in an effort to put Medicaid expansion on the House floor for a vote
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House Session
 Reps. Szollosi, Mallory, Cera and Barborak
Reps. Szollosi, Mallory, Cera and Barborak
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House Session
 

State Representative Jack Cera, a native of Bellaire, Ohio (Belmont County) first served in the Ohio General Assembly from 1983-1996.  At that time, he represented Ohio House District 99, which encompassed Belmont, Monroe, Noble, and the northern part of Washington Counties.  He returned to the legislature in 2011 when he was appointed to serve as the State Representative of then House District 95.  With redistricting taking effect in 2012, he now represents Ohio House District 96, which includes all of Jefferson County, all of Monroe County, and portions of Belmont County.

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04.11.16 - Cera Pushes New Plan To Ensure Economic Stability, Health Of Ohio Coal Miners With Black Lung

 

State Rep. Jack Cera (D-Bellaire) today announced the introduction of House Bill (HB) 510, legislation to ensure coal miners and their families receive fair disability compensation should they contract the deadly black lung disease in the course of their work. According to federal experts, rates of black lung disease are the highest they’ve been in 40 years among Appalachian coal miners. 

 
 

03.23.16 - Cera Proposal To Put Displaced Coal Miners Back To Work On Reclamation Projects

 

State Rep. Jack Cera (D-Bellaire) today announced the introduction of House Bill 489, legislation to support abandoned mine reclamation, promote mine safety, and encourage the employment of laid-off mine workers.  

 
 

03.10.16 - Dem Lawmakers Propose Reducing Cost Of Everyday Essentials

 

State Reps. Jack Cera (D-Bellaire) and Emilia Sykes (D-Akron) this week introduced House Bill 484, legislation to help working and middle class families make ends meet by reducing the cost of every essential items, such as feminine hygiene products, disposable baby diapers and non-prescription medications and drugs. 

 
 

02.29.16 - Cera Says Recent House-passed Bill Will Protect Children From Cyber Criminals

 

State Rep. Jack Cera (D- Bellaire), the newly appointed Assistant Minority Whip in the Ohio House of Representatives, last week voted in support of House Bill (HB) 317, legislation to allow parents and guardians to freeze the credit of young children. The bill, co-sponsored by Cera, is designed to protect minors from identity theft. 

“Sadly, we live in a high-tech world where criminals have easy access to personal information. Tech-savvy thieves can steal the credit of young children and use their social security numbers for years without getting caught,” said Cera. “This proposal will help protect our children from having their credit score ruined years before they are even old enough to start building one.” 

 
 
 
Representative Jack Cera
District 96
77 S. High St
10th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 466-3735
Fax      (614) 719-6995
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Leadership Position : Assistant Minority Whip
Hometown : Bellaire
Party : Democrat
Elected Experience :
Current Term : Expires December 2016 / Eligible to run for another term