Representative Robert McColley - House District 81
 

11.01.17 - Legislation Establishes More Effective Guardrails For SNAP, Medicaid Programs

 
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State Representative Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) today announced the Ohio House’s passage of legislation that establishes certain requirements for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and Medicaid assistance.

 
 

10.11.17 - Rep. McColley Announces Open Application Period For 2017 School Bus Rebate Program

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) today announced that the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is now accepting applications for its 2017 School Bus Rebate Program.

 
 

08.22.17 - State Rep. McColley Encourages Schools To Apply For Statehouse Transportation Grants

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) today announced that the Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board and the Capitol Square Foundation will open their online application process for school transportation grants on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 9:00 a.m.

 
 

08.14.17 - Guest Column From State Representative Robert McColley: Small Businesses Standing Out In Northwest Ohio

 

Small businesses have proven to be the backbone of our state’s economy. Not only are these businesses major employers and job creators but they provide a substantial impact to our region’s prosperity. With small business owners in my own family, I recognize the value and need to support our local businesses of northwest Ohio. These business owners are people who care about investing in our community and building up our neighborhoods. Shopping locally with these businesses allows more of our consumer dollars to stay within the community, building a strong local economy.

 
 

05.24.17 - Ohio House Passes Rep. McColley's Legislation Providing Consumer Protections For Fantasy Sports

 
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The Ohio House of Representatives today passed legislation that would regulate fantasy sports and provide consumer protections for Ohioans who participate in fantasy sports. The bill would also provide standards to ensure the industry operates in a transparent and accountable manner.

 
 

05.04.17 - Rep. McColley Applauds Passage Of House Budget Plan

 

COLUMBUS—The Ohio House of Representatives this week passed House Bill 49, the state operating budget. The bill addresses some of Ohio’s most pressing issues, including more than $170 million in funding towards combating Ohio’s opioid epidemic and providing additional resources to schools. Rep. Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) voted in support of the legislation.

 
 

03.29.17 - Ohio House Votes To Send Transportation Budget To Governor

 

COLUMBUS—The Ohio House of Representatives today approved the conference committee report on the state’s two-year transportation budget, House Bill 26. With approval from both chambers, the bill now awaits Governor John Kasich’s consideration.

 
 

03.16.17 - Reps. Dever, McColley Introduce Legislation Providing Consumer Protections For Fantasy Sports Participants

 

COLUMBUS—Today, State Representatives Jonathan Dever (R-Madeira) and Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) introduced legislation granting consumer protections for the millions of Ohioans who participate in fantasy sports, as well as providing sensible standards to ensure the industry operates in a transparent and accountable manner.

 
 

03.08.17 - Representatives Henne, McColley Introduce Bill To Combat Fraud In Medicaid, SNAP

 

COLUMBUS—State Representatives Mike Henne (R-Clayton) and Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) today announced legislation that would strengthen Ohio's methods for detecting and combating welfare benefit fraud in order to preserve limited resources for the most vulnerable Ohioans.

 
 

03.07.17 - Media Advisory: Representatives Henne, McColley To Discuss New Legislation

 

COLUMBUS—State Representatives Mike Henne (R-Clayton) and Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) will be holding a press conference tomorrow to discuss legislation they are introducing that works to reduce fraud and improper payments in Medicaid and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

 
 

03.01.17 - House Passes Transportation Budget

 

COLUMBUS—The Ohio House of Representatives today passed the state transportation budget, a two-year funding plan that addresses Ohio’s infrastructure needs while utilizing innovations in technology and maintaining a competitive tax structure.

 
 

02.28.17 - State Representative Rob McColley Honors Sam Meece As The 2016 Division II State Champion In The Discus

 

COLUMBUS—Today, State Representative Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) presented a resolution honoring Sam Meece on winning the 2016 Division II State Championship in the discus.

 
 

02.16.17 - State Representative Rob McColley Honors Brooke Mangas On Winning The 2016 Division III State Women's High Jump

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) this week presented a resolution honoring Brooke Mangas on winning the 2016 Division III state title in women’s high jump.

 
 

01.03.17 - Representative McColley Sworn In As State Representative And Assistant Majority Whip Of The 81st House District

 
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COLUMBUS—State Representative Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) today was sworn in as a member of the Ohio House of Representatives and as the Assistant Majority Whip for the 132nd General Assembly. He represents the 81st Ohio House District, which includes Putnam, Henry and Williams counties, as well as part of Fulton County.

 
 

12.16.16 - Legislation To Help Local Issues Heads To Governor Kasich

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) today announced the passage of Senate Bill 3, a bill that deals with various education issues and includes a provision that he has been pushing for his entire first term.

 
 

11.15.16 - Rep. McColley Elected To Leadership Position In Ohio House Of Representatives For 132nd General Assembly

 

On Thursday, the Ohio House Republican Caucus elected its leadership team for the 132nd General Assembly with State Representative Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) being elected by his colleagues to serve as assistant majority whip.

 
 

08.09.16 - Guest Column From State Representative Robert McColley: Exploring Our County Fair

 

As summer winds down and school supplies start flying off the shelves, it is important to remember that there are still plenty of summer activities taking place throughout our community. Numerous county fairs have been going on across the state, providing entertainment, food, and an outlet for many of our youth to learn about agriculture through 4-H programs, and now it is Henry County’s turn.

 
 

08.01.16 - Sales Tax Holiday Set For First Weekend Of August In Ohio

 

State Representative Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) today announced that a sales tax holiday, created through the passage of Senate Bill 264, is set to be held the first weekend of August. The intent of the sales tax holiday is to provide parents with some tax relief during back-to-school shopping in preparation for the new school year and to stimulate economic activity for Ohio’s retailers.

 
 

07.28.16 - Rep. Rob McColley Receives Recognition From Ohio Farm Bureau

 

One of the primary goals of the Ohio House during the 131st General Assembly has been to keep more money in Ohioans’ pockets. With more financial security and more expendable income, Ohioans can feel comfortable making big purchases and buying daily necessities, spurring the economy and encouraging its continued growth. One way the state legislature has strived to accomplish this goal is with a sales tax holiday.

 
 

06.01.16 - A Bill To Help Local School Passes The Ohio House

 

State Representative Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) has announced the passage of HB 441 from the Ohio House last week, a bill that he introduced in support of St. Mary’s School in Leipsic.

 
 

05.26.16 - Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform Passes Ohio House

 

The Ohio House of Representatives yesterday passed legislation that reins in the use of civil asset forfeiture, a judicial process by which the government can take a person’s property based on the allegation of its involvement in a crime without ever charging the individual with a crime.
 

 
 

05.26.16 - Ohio House Passes Bill Aimed At Educating Ohio's Youth On Financial Literacy

 

The Ohio House of Representatives today passed legislation aimed at increasing opportunities for Ohio’s youth to become more educated and better informed about financial literacy.

 
 

05.17.16 - Rep. McColley Welcomes Constituents From A Local School To The Statehouse

 

State Representative Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) today welcomed a group of students, parents, and teachers from St. Mary’s School in Leipsic, Ohio.

 
 

05.11.16 - Rep. McColley Welcomes Local Students To The Ohio Statehouse

 

State Representative Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) today met with a group of fifth graders from the 81st House District at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.

 
 

05.11.16 - Ohio House Of Representatives Concurs On Workers' Compensation Bill

 

The Ohio House of Representatives today concurred on Senate changes to House Bill 207, sponsored by State Representatives Mike Henne (R-Clayton) and Robert McColley (R-Napoleon). HB 207 addresses issues of workers’ compensation claims that involve motor vehicle accidents caused by a third party.
 

 
 

05.11.16 - Rep. McColley Honors The Pike-Delta-York High School Wrestling Team

 

Today, State Representative Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) and State Representative Barbara Sears (R-Monclova Twp) presented a resolution to the Pike-Delta-York High School wrestling team for their outstanding showing at this year’s state wrestling tournament and for becoming the Division III State Champions once again.  

 
 

05.04.16 - Rep. McColley Honors Seth Beard As A 2016 Division II State Wrestling Champion

 

Today, State Representative Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) presented a resolution to Seth Beard honoring him as the 2016 Division II State Wrestling Champion.

 
 

04.28.16 - State Rep. McColley Appointed Chair Of House Finance Subcommittee On Transportation

 

Speaker of the Ohio House Clifford A. Rosenberger (R-Clarksville) has appointed State Representative State Representative Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) to serve as chairman of the Ohio House Finance Subcommittee on Transportation, which will become effective May 1st.

 
 

04.27.16 - Rep. McColley Announces Passage Of Bill Creating Sales Tax Holiday For Back-to-School Purchases

 

Today State Representative Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) announced that the Ohio House passed Senate Bill 264, which designates the first weekend in August 2016 as a sales tax holiday for the purposes of back-to-school shopping. The legislation creates a three-day period in which certain school supplies are exempt from both state and county sales tax.

 
 

04.27.16 - Rep. McColley Applauds Passage Of Legislation Urging Congress To Pass Reforms To ADA

 

State Representative Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) today applauded the Ohio House passage of a resolution that urges the United States Congress to pass updates and reforms to the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA).

 
 

04.13.16 - Rep. McColley Applauds Passage Of Legislation Protecting Student Religious Expression

 

State Representative Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) today announced the passage of House Bill 425 by the Ohio House of Representatives. The legislation seeks to protect the religious expression of students in Ohio’s schools.

 
 

04.12.16 - Rep. McColley Welcomes Judge Steven Bird To The Statehouse

 

Today, State Representative Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) welcomed Williams County Probate and Juvenile Court Judge Steven Bird to the Ohio Statehouse to shadow McColley for the day as part of a judicial-legislative exchange between the Ohio Legislature and Ohio Judicial Conference.

 
 

03.28.16 - Rep. McColley Welcomes Local Students To Statehouse

 

State Representative Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) today met with a group of 12th grade students from Crestview High School at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus.

 
 

02.24.16 - Rep. McColley Votes For Bill To Relieve Natural Gas Customers Of Increased Taxes

 

State Representative Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) voted for legislation that exempts municipal gas companies from collecting and remitting sales taxes on the natural gas they provide to customers.

 
 

02.10.16 - Rep. McColley Votes To Prohibit State Funds From Supporting Non-therapeutic Abortions

 

State Representative Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) voted to concur on House Bill 294 during today’s session. The bill now awaits consideration by Governor John Kasich.

 
 

12.17.15 - Reps. McColley And Koehler Introduce Bill To Protect The Dignity Of The Unborn

 

COLUMBUS—State Representatives Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) and Kyle Koehler (R-Springfield) announced the introduction of House Bill 417 to promote and protect the dignity of the unborn through proper burial or cremation and strengthen Ohio’s laws on informed consent.

 
 

12.14.15 - Republicans Respond To Attorney General's Planned Parenthood Findings

 

COLUMBUS—In response to findings issued Friday by Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine regarding his investigation into Planned Parenthood, four House Republican lawmakers held a press conference to announce legislation that addresses some of the findings in the report.

 
 

12.01.15 - Representative McColley Honors National Water Skiing Champion

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) today honored Ted McColley during Ohio House session for his recent first place finish in the Goode Water Skiing Championship. Rep. McColley presented a resolution to Ted McColley, his cousin, commending him for his accomplishment.

 
 

12.01.15 - Ohio House Advances Legislation Strengthening Worker's Compensation Law

 

COLUMBUS—The Ohio House of Representatives today passed House Bill 207, sponsored by State Representatives Mike Henne (R-Clayton) and Robert McColley (R-Napoleon). HB 207 addresses issues of workers’ compensation claims that involve motor vehicle accidents caused by a third party.

 
 

09.29.15 - State Rep. McColley Discusses Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform At Press Conference

 

State Representative Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) today held a press conference on legislation he is introducing that will work to end the process known as “Civil Asset Forfeiture” in Ohio.

 
 

08.26.15 - Reps. McColley And Dever Introduce Bill To Create The D.O.L.L.A.R. Deed

 
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State Representatives Jonathan Dever (R-Madeira) and Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) announced the introduction of House Bill 303 to create the D.O.L.L.A.R. Deed (Deed Over, Lender Leaseback, Agreed Refinance). It will provide homeowners and lenders the option of allowing homeowners to remain in their homes as a tenant instead of foreclosing on the property. 

 
 

06.12.15 - State Rep. McColley Honors Advanced Rehabilitation Technology During House Session

 
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State Representative Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) recently presented Advanced Rehabilitation Technology of Bryan, Ohio with a resolution honoring the company on being named the 2015 Ohio Chamber of Commerce Excellence in Entrepreneurship award winner.

 
 

06.11.15 - Ohio House Members Present Mid-Ohio Foodbank With Operation Feed Donations

 
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State Representatives Robert McColley (R-Napoleon) and Cheryl Grossman (R-Grove City) and former State Representative Lynn Wachtmann yesterday presented the Mid-Ohio Foodbank with donations that the Ohio House of Representatives raised during the Operation Feed campaign.

 
 

01.22.15 - Rep. Rob McColley Appointed To Three Ohio House Committees

 

Speaker of the Ohio House Clifford A. Rosenberger (R-Clarksville) has appointed State Representative Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) to serve on three House standing committees.

 
 

01.05.15 - Reps. McColley, Burkley Sworn In To Ohio House For 131st General Assembly

 
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State representatives Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) and Tony Burkley (R-Payne) were sworn in as members of the Ohio House of Representatives for the 131st General Assembly today.