Rep. Cera (second from right) joins fellow members of the 131st General Assembly to take the oath of office
Rep. Cera (second from right) joins fellow members of the 131st General Assembly to take the oath of office
 House Session
House Session
 House Session
House Session
House Session
House Session
 Reps. Szollosi, Mallory, Cera and Barborak
Reps. Szollosi, Mallory, Cera and Barborak
 Rep. Cera with a small group of the Steubenville High School football team, Division IV State Champions
Rep. Cera with a small group of the Steubenville High School football team, Division IV State Champions
House Session
House Session
 Rep. Cera speaks on the House Floor
Rep. Cera speaks on the House Floor
 Rep. Cera offers Sponsor Testimony during Committee
Rep. Cera offers Sponsor Testimony during Committee
Rep. Cera speaking on the House floor during session
Rep. Cera speaking on the House floor during session
 Rep. Cera signs the discharge petition in an effort to put Medicaid expansion on the House floor for a vote
Rep. Cera signs the discharge petition in an effort to put Medicaid expansion on the House floor for a vote
 
 

State Representative Jack Cera, a native of Bellaire, Ohio (Belmont County) was tapped to serve the people of Eastern Ohio in the Ohio House of Representatives in December 2011.

Cera serves House District 96, which includes the citizens of Monroe County, Jefferson County and parts of Belmont County.

Representative Cera is a strong voice at the Statehouse, advocating for better jobs, increased economic opportunity, local community development, good schools, health care, and Ohio's working families and elderly.

With the emerging Marcellus and Utica...

 
[ Read Full Biography | Download PDF Biography ]
 
 
 
 

07.18.18 - Cera Praises Ratification Of Human Trafficking Bill

 

State Rep. Jack Cera (D-Bellaire) today announced that the Ohio House has recently passed Senate Bill (SB) 4, legislation that helps human trafficking victims find employment, obtain housing and qualify for vital services. The bill adds six new offenses that are eligible to be expunged from a criminal record if committed during the course of being trafficked.

 
 

07.13.18 - Cera: Tax-free Weekend For Purchasing School Supplies Rapidly Approaching

 

Earlier this year, the Ohio Legislature passed bipartisan legislation that creates a permanent three-day sales tax holiday beginning the first Friday in August. This year, the “holiday” runs from August 3 to August 5

 
 

07.12.18 - State Lawmakers Support Retired Workers, Fight To Save Pensions

 

As workers and retirees from across the nation gathered on the Ohio Statehouse lawn today to speak out for pension protections for hundreds of thousands of retired American workers, Ohio House Democratic lawmakers spoke out in support of American retirees and urged the Ohio legislature to take up legislation, House Concurrent Resolution (HCR) 8, that would urge members of congress to protect coal miner pensions.

 
 

07.11.18 - Cera Supports Retired School Employees, Asks State Board To Rethink Administrative Raises At Retirees' Expense

 

State Rep. Jack Cera (D-Bellaire) today announced he sent a letter to Richard Stensrud, executive director of the School Employees Retirement System of Ohio, asking him to rethink the recent decision to cut cost-of-living pay to SERS Pension holders while giving SERS administrators a three-percent pay increase.

 
 
 
Representative Jack Cera
District 96
77 S. High St
10th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 466-3735
Fax      (614) 719-6995
Email Representative Cera
 
Hometown : Bellaire
Party : Democrat
Current Term : Eligible to run for another term