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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05.22.17 - Op-Ed: State Best Equipped To Deal With Lead Issue

 
COLUMBUS -

The following op-ed written by Rep. Derek Merrin was printed in the Toledo Blade:

For three decades, the Ohio Department of Health has been leading the fight against lead poisoning. It has made progress, but more must be done.

 
 

05.10.17 - Ohio House Passes The "Epinephrine Accessibility Act"

 
COLUMBUS -

The Ohio House today passed House Bill 101, sponsored by State Representative Derek Merrin (R-Monclova Township), which seeks to make epinephrine auto-injectors more affordable and accessible for Ohioans who rely on the medication to treat a life-threatening allergic reaction.

 
 

05.04.17 - Representative Derek Merrin Adds Seven Amendments To Budget

 
COLUMBUS -

On Tuesday, the Ohio House of Representatives passed Substitute House Bill 49, the state operating budget. Representative Derek Merrin (R-Monclova Township) successfully championed and added seven key amendments to the budget bill.

 
 

04.28.17 - Rep. Merrin Releases Statement On Budget Amendment Regarding Lead Abatement

 
COLUMBUS -

Regarding an amendment he submitted to Substitute House Bill 49, the state operating budget, State Representative Derek Merrin (R-Monclova Township) released the following statement:

 
 
 
 

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HR 124     

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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