Rep. Butler, center, along with several other Representatives, is sworn in to the Ohio House Jan. 3, 2017.
Rep. Butler, center, along with several other Representatives, is sworn in to the Ohio House Jan. 3, 2017.
 Rep. Butler during press conference May 31, 2017.
Rep. Butler during press conference May 31, 2017.
 Rep. Butler during press conference May 31, 2017.
Rep. Butler during press conference May 31, 2017.
Rep. Butler during House session July 6, 2017.
Rep. Butler during House session July 6, 2017.
 Rep. Butler speaks to the Ohio House
Rep. Butler speaks to the Ohio House
 Rep. Butler speaks to the Ohio House
Rep. Butler speaks to the Ohio House
Rep. Butler, along with Rep. Burkley, testify in State & Local Government Committee regarding H.B. 198
Rep. Butler, along with Rep. Burkley, testify in State & Local Government Committee regarding H.B. 198
 Rep. Butler speaks to the Ohio House
Rep. Butler speaks to the Ohio House
 Rep. Butler speaks about SB 38 on the House floor
Rep. Butler speaks about SB 38 on the House floor
Rep. Butler presents a resolution
Rep. Butler presents a resolution
 Rep. Butler welcomes constituents to the Ohio House
Rep. Butler welcomes constituents to the Ohio House
 Rep. Butler speaks to the Ohio House
Rep. Butler speaks to the Ohio House
Rep. Butler receives the Watchdog of the Treasury Award
Rep. Butler receives the Watchdog of the Treasury Award
 Reps. Butler and Rosenberger before the State of the State address in Steubenville
Reps. Butler and Rosenberger before the State of the State address in Steubenville
 
 

State Representative Jim Butler is currently serving his third elected term as a member of
the Ohio House of Representatives.  He represents the 41st House District in Montgomery
County (Centerville, Kettering, Oakwood and portions of Riverside and Dayton).

 
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11.09.17 - Reps. Butler And Perales Introduce Bill To Expand Access To Veterans Treatment Courts

 
COLUMBUS -

State Representatives Jim Butler (R-Oakwood) and Rick Perales (R–Beavercreek) have introduced House Bill 409, which will permit courts of common pleas and municipal courts in jurisdictions with smaller populations or limited resources to contract with a court in a larger jurisdiction to divert certain criminal defendants to participate in a veterans treatment court. 

 
 

09.14.17 - Columbus Dispatch: Ohio Lawmaker Wants To Offer Billions For Cure Of Cancer, Other Major Diseases

 
Columbus -

The following article appeared in the Columbus Dispatch on September 12, 2017:

An Ohio lawmaker says he has a plan to offer multibillion-dollar rewards to individuals or companies who do what the world hasn’t seen for a good 50 years: cure a major disease like cancer, Parkinson’s or Alzheimer’s.

 
 

09.14.17 - Dayton Daily News: Local Lawmaker Wants To Offer Prize Money For Those Who Cure Diseases

 
Columbus -

The following article appeared in the Dayton Daily News on September 12, 2017: 

State Rep. Jim Butler thinks he has the answer to finding cures for major diseases: a monetary prize.

 
 

09.12.17 - Rep. Butler Outlines Innovative Plan For Curing Major Diseases

 
COLUMBUS -

State Representative Jim Butler (R-Oakwood) held a press conference today to announce recently introduced legislation that will create a new and innovative model for curing major diseases. Rep. Butler was joined by members of the House Majority Leadership team, including Speaker of the Ohio House Cliff Rosenberger (R-Clarksville), Speaker Pro Tempore Kirk Schuring (R-Canton), Majority Floor Leader Bill Seitz (R-Cincinnati) and Assistant Majority Floor Leader Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge Township).

 
 
 

Connect With Representative Butler

 
Representative Jim Butler
District 41
77 S. High St
13th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 644-6008
Fax      (614) 719-3591
Email Representative Butler
 
Hometown : Oakwood
Party : Republican
Current Term : Eligible to run for another term