Rep. Hughes receives 2017 award for his involvement and patriotism in helping Veterans and Families from Military Order of the Purple Heart, Chapter 500.
Rep. Hughes receives 2017 award for his involvement and patriotism in helping Veterans and Families from Military Order of the Purple Heart, Chapter 500.
 Rep. Hughes presents a resolution.
Rep. Hughes presents a resolution.
 Rep. Hughes at Committee Hearing regarding House Bill 63, also known as Judy's Law.
Rep. Hughes at Committee Hearing regarding House Bill 63, also known as Judy's Law.
Rep. Hughes during House Session.
Rep. Hughes during House Session.
 Rep. Hughes during House Session.
Rep. Hughes during House Session.
 Rep. Hughes presents a resolution to Ohio Domestic Violence Network on Oct. 3, 2017.
Rep. Hughes presents a resolution to Ohio Domestic Violence Network on Oct. 3, 2017.
Rep. Hughes joined the Ohio Domestic Violence Network at an event where the latest related statistics were discussed on Oct. 3, 2017.
Rep. Hughes joined the Ohio Domestic Violence Network at an event where the latest related statistics were discussed on Oct. 3, 2017.
 Rep. Hughes with a school group in House Chamber April 28, 2017.
Rep. Hughes with a school group in House Chamber April 28, 2017.
 Rep. Hughes, left, before House Session.
Rep. Hughes, left, before House Session.
Rep. Hughes speaks during House Session.
Rep. Hughes speaks during House Session.
 Rep. Hughes at Committee Hearing regarding House Bill 63, also known as Judy's Law.
Rep. Hughes at Committee Hearing regarding House Bill 63, also known as Judy's Law.
 Rep. Hughes during House Session.
Rep. Hughes during House Session.
Rep. Hughes at Committee Hearing.
Rep. Hughes at Committee Hearing.
 Rep. Hughes at ceremony naming stretch of highway after fallen Hilliard police officer Sean Johnson April 6, 2017.
Rep. Hughes at ceremony naming stretch of highway after fallen Hilliard police officer Sean Johnson April 6, 2017.
 Rep. Hughes at ceremony naming stretch of highway after fallen Hilliard police officer Sean Johnson April 6, 2017.
Rep. Hughes at ceremony naming stretch of highway after fallen Hilliard police officer Sean Johnson April 6, 2017.
Rep. Hughes at ceremony naming stretch of highway after fallen Hilliard police officer Sean Johnson April 6, 2017.
Rep. Hughes at ceremony naming stretch of highway after fallen Hilliard police officer Sean Johnson April 6, 2017.
 Rep. Hughes at ceremony naming stretch of highway after fallen Hilliard police officer Sean Johnson April 6, 2017.
Rep. Hughes at ceremony naming stretch of highway after fallen Hilliard police officer Sean Johnson April 6, 2017.
 Rep. Hughes speaks about the Reagan Tokes Act as Reagan's mother, Lisa, and father, Toby, stand in support on Sept. 27, 2017.
Rep. Hughes speaks about the Reagan Tokes Act as Reagan's mother, Lisa, and father, Toby, stand in support on Sept. 27, 2017.
Rep. Hughes consoles Reagan Tokes' mother, Lisa, and father, Toby, at press conference for Reagan Tokes Act on Sept. 27, 2017.
Rep. Hughes consoles Reagan Tokes' mother, Lisa, and father, Toby, at press conference for Reagan Tokes Act on Sept. 27, 2017.
 Rep. Hughes speaks about the Reagan Tokes Act as Reagan's mother, Lisa, and father, Toby, stand in support on Sept. 27, 2017.
Rep. Hughes speaks about the Reagan Tokes Act as Reagan's mother, Lisa, and father, Toby, stand in support on Sept. 27, 2017.
 Rep. Hughes with a school group in House Chamber April 28, 2017.
Rep. Hughes with a school group in House Chamber April 28, 2017.
Rep. Hughes and Chris Spielman.
Rep. Hughes and Chris Spielman.
 Rep. Hughes presents a resolution.
Rep. Hughes presents a resolution.
 Rep. Hughes presents a resolution.
Rep. Hughes presents a resolution.
Rep. Hughes receives 2017 award for his involvement and patriotism in helping Veterans and Families from Military Order of the Purple Heart, Chapter 500.
Rep. Hughes receives 2017 award for his involvement and patriotism in helping Veterans and Families from Military Order of the Purple Heart, Chapter 500.
 
 

Representative Jim Hughes is serving his first term in the Ohio House representing the 24th district, which encompasses a portion of Franklin County, including Upper Arlington, Hilliard, and Clintonville.

 
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09.27.17 - Legislators Announce Reagan Tokes Act

 
COLUMBUS -

A bipartisan group of legislators today announced plans to introduce legislation named after Ohio State student Reagan Tokes. The Reagan Tokes Act will make reforms to Ohio’s criminal justice system in order to address certain shortfalls that could have prevented the 21-year-old’s murder.

 
 

08.04.17 - Rep. Jim Hughes Introduces Bill To Create Pelotonia License Plates

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Jim Hughes (R-Upper Arlington) has introduced legislation that would create a license plate highlighting Pelotonia.

 
 

07.31.17 - Guest Column From State Representative Jim Hughes: Enriching The Lives Of Our Police And The Public

 

In my long career in public service, I have made it one of my top priorities to support and enact policies that benefit society’s greatest protectors—the men and women who serve in law enforcement. Our local and state police forces give of themselves each and every day to protect the citizens of Ohio, strangers and loved ones alike. From working as a prosecutor to being behind the scenes of lawmaking, I know how important it is to make the jobs of our police men and women a little easier.

 
 

06.29.17 - Guest Column From State Representative Jim Hughes: Giving Victims Of Violence Greater Justice

 

More times than not, some of the best ideas for legislation come directly from you and other hardworking Ohioans—whether they come as a solution to a specific issue a family or community is having, or to close loopholes in the law that are discovered through unfortunate circumstances. I think most people in central Ohio are aware of a recent situation that became the inspiration for House Bill 63, also known as Judy’s Law.

 
 
 
Representative Jim Hughes
District 24
77 S. High St
13th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614)466-8012
Fax      (614) 719-0007
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Hometown : Upper Arlington
Party : Republican
Current Term : Eligible to run for another term