Rep. Ryan Smith is sworn in as Speaker during house session June 6, 2018.
Rep. Ryan Smith is sworn in as Speaker during house session June 6, 2018.
 Rep. Ryan Smith receives congratulatory handshakes just before being sworn in as Speaker during House session June 6, 2018.
Rep. Ryan Smith receives congratulatory handshakes just before being sworn in as Speaker during House session June 6, 2018.
 Speaker Smith closes session for the first time as Speaker June 6, 2018.
Speaker Smith closes session for the first time as Speaker June 6, 2018.
Rep. Smith speaks during House Session April 11, 2018.
Rep. Smith speaks during House Session April 11, 2018.
 Rep. Smith is guest speaker at Warren Co. Chamber Alliance "Capitol Drive" State Advocacy Day Oct. 25, 2017.
Rep. Smith is guest speaker at Warren Co. Chamber Alliance "Capitol Drive" State Advocacy Day Oct. 25, 2017.
 State Rep. Smith Announces Support for CDC Opioid Prescription Guidelines
State Rep. Smith Announces Support for CDC Opioid Prescription Guidelines
Chairman Smith speaks during the House concurrence of the state operating budget
Chairman Smith speaks during the House concurrence of the state operating budget
 Representative Ryan Smith speaks to Youth Leadership Association participants at the Ohio Statehouse.
Representative Ryan Smith speaks to Youth Leadership Association participants at the Ohio Statehouse.
 Chairman Smith speaks on the House floor
Chairman Smith speaks on the House floor
Rep. Smith during press conference announcing "HOPES" agenda.
Rep. Smith during press conference announcing "HOPES" agenda.
 Rep. Smith during Session Feb. 23, 2016.
Rep. Smith during Session Feb. 23, 2016.
 Representative Smith Honors University of Rio Grande
Representative Smith Honors University of Rio Grande
Rep. Smith Speaks on Bill to Fund Capital Improvement Projects Across the State
Rep. Smith Speaks on Bill to Fund Capital Improvement Projects Across the State
 Rep. Smith, with Attorney General Mike DeWine, speaks regarding the House's work to combat opiate abuse.
Rep. Smith, with Attorney General Mike DeWine, speaks regarding the House's work to combat opiate abuse.
 Rep. Smith speaks during a news conference on Healthy Food for Ohio program launch.
Rep. Smith speaks during a news conference on Healthy Food for Ohio program launch.
Rep. Smith speaking on the House floor.
Rep. Smith speaking on the House floor.
 Rep. Smith speaks during a news conference on Healthy Food for Ohio program launch as Congressman Steve Stivers looks on.
Rep. Smith speaks during a news conference on Healthy Food for Ohio program launch as Congressman Steve Stivers looks on.
 Rep. Smith presents a resolution to the Gallia Academy High School FFA rural soil judging team as the 2012 State Champion.
Rep. Smith presents a resolution to the Gallia Academy High School FFA rural soil judging team as the 2012 State Champion.
Rep. Smith welcomes Pastor John O'Brien to perform the opening prayer to begin session
Rep. Smith welcomes Pastor John O'Brien to perform the opening prayer to begin session
 Rep. Smith speaks an AT&T event in Gallia County.
Rep. Smith speaks an AT&T event in Gallia County.
 Rep. Smith presents a resolution to Landon Carroll on winning the 2013 Ohio Elks Hoop Shoot Championship.
Rep. Smith presents a resolution to Landon Carroll on winning the 2013 Ohio Elks Hoop Shoot Championship.
Rep. Smith speaks at a press conference regarding the House Prescription Drug Addiction and Healthcare Reform Study Committee's findings and recommendations to the Legislature.
Rep. Smith speaks at a press conference regarding the House Prescription Drug Addiction and Healthcare Reform Study Committee's findings and recommendations to the Legislature.
 Rep. Smith speaks at Capital Budget press conference.
Rep. Smith speaks at Capital Budget press conference.
 Rep. Smith presents a House resolution
Rep. Smith presents a House resolution
Rep. Smith speaks from the floor during House session.
Rep. Smith speaks from the floor during House session.
 Rep. Smith presents a House resolution
Rep. Smith presents a House resolution
 Rep. Smith speaks during meeting at the Statehouse.
Rep. Smith speaks during meeting at the Statehouse.
Rep. Smith presents a House resolution
Rep. Smith presents a House resolution
 Rep. Smith on a tour of a planned community space
Rep. Smith on a tour of a planned community space
 Rep. Smith with family as he is sworn in as a state representative
Rep. Smith with family as he is sworn in as a state representative
 

State Representative Ryan Smith is serving his third term in the Ohio House of Representatives and was elected by his colleagues to serve as the 103rd Speaker of the House. Since 2012, he has proudly represented the citizens of the 93rd House District, which includes Jackson and Gallia counties, as well as portions of Lawrence and Vinton counties.

 
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Representative Smith, R. Serves In the Following Committees :

Conference Committee on HB26Conference Committee on HB49Rules and Reference
 
 
 
 

07.18.18 - Speaker Smith, Republican Leaders Address Executive Order On Agricultural Regulations, Commend Legislative Efforts

 

COLUMBUS—Speaker of the Ohio House Ryan Smith (R-Bidwell) today held a press conference with the chairs of both the House and Senate Agriculture Committees to call on Governor John Kasich to rescind his executive order on agricultural regulations and delay the action of the Ohio Soil and Water Conservation Commission. The executive order seeks to establish numerous policy changes through rule-making rather than the legislative process.

 
 

06.29.18 - Ohio House Speaker Ryan Smith Applauds Passage Of "Ohio Pastor Protection Act" And The "Clean Lake 2020 Plan"

 

COLUMBUS—Speaker of the Ohio House Ryan Smith (R-Bidwell) has applauded the passage of Senate Bill 299, or the “Clean Lake 2020 Plan,” and House Bill 36, or the “Ohio Pastor Protection Act,” by the Ohio House of Representatives. These bills were two of over 30 pieces of legislation voted on by the House this week.

 
 

06.14.18 - Rep. Scott Ryan Named Chair Of Ohio House Finance Committee

 


COLUMBUS—Speaker of the Ohio House Ryan Smith (R-Bidwell) has appointed State Representative Scott Ryan (R-Granville Township) to serve as chairman of the House Finance Committee for the remainder of the 132nd General Assembly.

 
 

06.06.18 - Representative Ryan Smith Elected New Speaker Of The Ohio House

 

COLUMBUS—The Ohio House of Representatives today elected State Representative Ryan Smith (R-Bidwell) to serve as Speaker of the House, filling a position that had been vacant since April 12th. Following the vote on the floor, Smith was sworn in as the 103rd Speaker in Ohio history.

 
 
 

Connect With Representative Smith, R.

 
Representative Ryan Smith
District 93
77 S. High St
14th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 466-1366
Fax      (614) 719-6987
Email Representative Smith, R.
 
Leadership Position : Speaker of the House
Hometown : Bidwell
Party : Republican
Current Term : Eligible to run for another term