Rep. Merrin during Ag Committee hearing at the Ohio State Fair July 31, 2018.
Rep. Merrin during Ag Committee hearing at the Ohio State Fair July 31, 2018.
 Rep. Merrin speaks during House Session March 21, 2018.
Rep. Merrin speaks during House Session March 21, 2018.
 Reps. Merrin and Antani during House Session Feb. 28, 2018.
Reps. Merrin and Antani during House Session Feb. 28, 2018.
Rep. Merrin speaks to the Ohio Pharmacists Association.
Rep. Merrin speaks to the Ohio Pharmacists Association.
 Rep. Merrin speaks during House session.
Rep. Merrin speaks during House session.
 Rep. Merrin during House session.
Rep. Merrin during House session.
Rep. Merrin speaks during House session.
Rep. Merrin speaks during House session.
 Rep. Merrin speaks during House session.
Rep. Merrin speaks during House session.
 Rep. Merrin during House session.
Rep. Merrin during House session.
Rep. Merrin speaks during House session.
Rep. Merrin speaks during House session.
 Rep. Merrin is sworn in to the 132nd General Assembly.
Rep. Merrin is sworn in to the 132nd General Assembly.
 Reps. Merrin and Antani during  House Non-voting Session.
Reps. Merrin and Antani during House Non-voting Session.
Rep. Merrin shows off the House Chamber to his family after being appointed to represent Ohio's 47th District.
Rep. Merrin shows off the House Chamber to his family after being appointed to represent Ohio's 47th District.
 Rep. Merrin shows off the House Chamber to his family after being appointed to represent Ohio's 47th District.
Rep. Merrin shows off the House Chamber to his family after being appointed to represent Ohio's 47th District.
 Rep. Merrin shows off the House Chamber to his family after being appointed to represent Ohio's 47th District.
Rep. Merrin shows off the House Chamber to his family after being appointed to represent Ohio's 47th District.
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.
 Rep. Merrin speaks during a recent House session.
Rep. Merrin speaks during a recent House session.
 
 

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

 
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Representative Merrin Serves In the Following Committees :

Civil JusticeFinancial InstitutionsInsuranceWays and Means
 
 
 
 
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10.30.19 - Ohio House Of Representatives Passes The "Tax Code Streamlining And Correction Act"

 

COLUMBUS— State Representatives Jena Powell (R-Arcanum) and Derek Merrin (R-Monclova Township) today announced the Ohio House passage of House Bill 197, the "Tax Code Streamlining and Correction Act." HB 197 makes over 100 changes updating laws governing taxation. The legislation makes our tax code accurate and clear by fixing errors.

 
 

10.24.19 - Representative Merrin Announces House Passage Of "Ballot Uniformity And Transparency Act"

 

COLUMBUS – The Ohio House of Representatives has approved State Representative Derek Merrin’s legislation to make local property tax ballot issues simpler and easier to understand.

 
 

10.03.19 - Representative Merrin Named Ways And Means Committee Chairman

 

COLUMBUS – State Representative Derek Merrin (R- Monclova Township) has been named Chairman of the Ohio House Ways and Means Committee, the chief tax policy committee in the Ohio House.

 
 

07.01.19 - Representative Merrin's Repeal Of Prescription Eyewear Tax Goes Into Effect July 1, 2019

 

COLUMBUS – State Representative Derek Merrin (R- Monclova Township) today announced prescription eyewear can be purchased tax free effective July 1st. Representative Merrin authored House Bill 116 from last General Assembly repealing the sales tax, and the language was amended into a budget correction bill.

 
 
 
Representative Derek Merrin
District 47
77 S. High St
13th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 466-1731
Fax      (614) 719-6946
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Hometown : Monclova Township
Party : Republican
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