Rep. Merrin speaks during a recent House session.
Rep. Merrin speaks during a recent House session.
 Rep. Merrin is congratulated by Speaker Rosenberger just after being sworn in.
Rep. Merrin is congratulated by Speaker Rosenberger just after being sworn in.
 Derek Merrin receives applause from House members as he enters the chamber to be sworn in.
Derek Merrin receives applause from House members as he enters the chamber to be sworn in.
 

State Representative Derek Merrin is currently serving his first full term in the Ohio House after being appointed in 2016. He represents the 47th district, which includes portions of Fulton and Lucas counties.

 
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02.16.17 - Representative Derek Merrin Introduces "Fuel Tax Transparency Act"

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Derek Merrin (R-Monclova Township) has introduced the “Fuel Tax Transparency Act” that would require a sticker to be placed on all retail fuel pumps displaying federal and state fuel tax rates.  Ohio currently imposes a 28-cents-per-gallon tax on gasoline and diesel. The federal tax rate is 18.4 cents per gallon on gasoline and a 24.4 cents for diesel fuel.

 
 

01.06.17 - Merrin Sworn In As State Representative Of The 47th House District

 
COLUMBUS -

State Representative Derek Merrin (R-Monclova Township) was sworn in Tuesday as a member of the Ohio House of Representatives for the 132nd General Assembly. He represents the 47th Ohio House District, which includes portions of Fulton and Lucas counties. This will be his first full term as state representative.

 
 

12.30.16 - Rep. Derek Merrin Succeeds In Repealing The Financial Institutions Tax On SBIC's

 
COLUMBUS -

Representative Derek Merrin (R-Monclova Township) has succeeded in his efforts to repeal Ohio’s Financial Institutions Tax on Small Business Investment Companies, or SBICs. In September, Representative Merrin introduced House Bill 592, launching the drive to repeal the tax. 

 
 

09.22.16 - Rep. Derek Merrin Appointed To Three Ohio House Committees

 

Speaker of the Ohio House Clifford A. Rosenberger (R-Clarksville) today announced that State Representative Derek Merrin (R-Monclova Township) has been appointed to serve on three Ohio House committees including Health and Aging, Insurance, and Ways and Means. Each committee hears bills on a variety of issues relevant to its particular focus.

 
 
 
 

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HB 70HB 75    

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Resolutions Primary Sponsor

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Representative Derek Merrin
District 47
77 S. High St
11th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 466-1731
Fax      (614) 719-6946
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Hometown : Monclova Township
Party : Republican
Current Term : Expires December 2018 / Eligible to run for another term