Rep. Sears talks about legislation on the House floor
Rep. Sears talks about legislation on the House floor
 Rep. Sears during Joint Medicaid Oversight Committee  hearing Dec. 17, 2015.
Rep. Sears during Joint Medicaid Oversight Committee hearing Dec. 17, 2015.
 Rep. Sears with her sons on swearing in day
Rep. Sears with her sons on swearing in day
Reps. Sears and Gonzales attend a bill signing
Reps. Sears and Gonzales attend a bill signing
 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. Sears speaks on the House floor during session.
Rep. Sears speaks on the House floor during session.
Rep. Sears presents a commendation in front of the Statehouse.
Rep. Sears presents a commendation in front of the Statehouse.
 Rep. Sears presents a commendation from the Ohio House.  It is accepted by Marcos Ambrose on the behalf of NASCAR.
Rep. Sears presents a commendation from the Ohio House. It is accepted by Marcos Ambrose on the behalf of NASCAR.
 Rep. Sears during house session Feb. 10, 2016.
Rep. Sears during house session Feb. 10, 2016.
Rep. Sears speaks at a recent press conference.
Rep. Sears speaks at a recent press conference.
 Rep. Sears Speaks on Bill Recognizing 'BratPin'
Rep. Sears Speaks on Bill Recognizing 'BratPin'
 Representative Sears Provides Input to Strengthen Laws on Cockfighting
Representative Sears Provides Input to Strengthen Laws on Cockfighting
Rep. Sears discussing priority legislation for the 131st General Assembly at a press conference
Rep. Sears discussing priority legislation for the 131st General Assembly at a press conference
 Rep. Sears presents a House resolution
Rep. Sears presents a House resolution
 Rep. Sears and Rep. Amstutz before session
Rep. Sears and Rep. Amstutz before session
Rep. Sears receives the Watchdog of the Treasury Award
Rep. Sears receives the Watchdog of the Treasury Award
 Rep. Sears offers testimony in committee
Rep. Sears offers testimony in committee
 Rep. Sears with Speaker Batchelder with a school group in the Statehouse
Rep. Sears with Speaker Batchelder with a school group in the Statehouse
Rep. Sears presents a House resolution
Rep. Sears presents a House resolution
 Rep. Sears during House session
Rep. Sears during House session
 
 

State Representative Barbara Sears is currently serving in her fourth term. She represents the 47th House District, which includes parts of Lucas and Fulton counties.  For the 130th and 131st General Assembly, she was elected by her colleagues to serve as Majority Floor Leader for the Ohio House of Representatives.

 
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Representative Sears Serves In the Following Committees :

FinanceFinance Subcommittee on Health and Human ServicesHealth and AgingInsurance
 
 
 
 

06.08.16 - Rep. Sears To Resign From Ohio House, Join Office Of Health Transformation

 

Speaker of the Ohio House Clifford A. Rosenberger (R-Clarksville) today released a statement regarding the announcement that State Rep. Barbara Sears (R-Monclova Twp.) will resign from her seat in the Ohio House to serve as Assistant Director of the Governor’s Office of Health Transformation.

 
 

04.29.16 - State Rep. Sears Appointed Chair Of Ohio House Insurance Committee

 

Speaker of the Ohio House Clifford A. Rosenberger (R-Clarksville) has appointed State Representative Barbara Sears (R-Monclova Twp.) to serve as chair of the Ohio House Insurance Committee, a change that will become effective May 1st.

 
 

02.24.16 - Ohio House Of Representatives Passes Bill To Strengthen Laws On Cockfighting

 

Today, the Ohio House passed House Bill 215, which expands the penalties associated with animal fighting. Specifically, the legislation makes it a felony to participate in various activities supporting animal fighting such as betting on the results of an animal fight, purchasing tickets for an animal fight or allowing a minor to be present at an animal fight.

 
 

02.17.16 - House Bill Recognizing 'BratPin' Clears House Floor

 

State Representatives Barbara Sears (R-Monclova Township) and Mike Dovilla (R-Berea) today applauded the passage of legislation from the Ohio House that recognizes “BratPins,” which are pins worn to honor those who grew up as dependents of military service members, also commonly known as “Military Brats.”

 
 
 

Connect With Representative Sears

 
Representative Barbara R. Sears
District 47
77 S. High St
14th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 466-1731
Fax      (614) 719-6946
Email Representative Sears
 
Hometown : Monclova Township
Party : Republican
Elected Experience :
Current Term : Expires December 2016 / Not eligible to run for another term