Representative Sarah LaTourette - House District 76
 

11.20.17 - Rep. LaTourette To Hold Office Hours In Geauga County

 
COLUMBUS - 

State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) today announced that she will hold office hours at the Geauga West Library (13455 Chillicothe Road, Chesterland, OH 44026) from 9 am to 11 am on Saturday, December 2nd

 
 

11.14.17 - Kids Bake For Kids' Sake Information

 
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The Kids Bake for Kids’ Sake event is a child abuse and neglect awareness and fundraising program offered by the Ohio Children’s Trust Fund (OCTF).  The program begins right where it ends: with children.  

 
 

11.01.17 - Bill Prohibiting Abortions On Unborn Children With Down Syndrome Passes Ohio House Of Representatives

 
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The Ohio House of Representatives today passed House Bill 214, legislation prohibiting abortions on unborn children who have or may have Down syndrome.

 
 

10.23.17 - November Is National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month And National Family Caregivers Month

 
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One in ten individuals age 65 and older has Alzheimer’s dementia.  

 
 

10.18.17 - Rep. Sarah LaTourette To Hold Office Hours In Portage County

 
COLUMBUS - 

State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) today announced that she will hold office hours at the Garrettsville Library (10482 South Street, Garrettsville 44231) on Monday, November 6th from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. 

 
 

09.19.17 - Rep. Sarah LaTourette To Hold Office Hours In Geauga County

 
COLUMBUS - 

State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) today announced that she will hold office hours at the Geauga West Library (13455 Chillicothe Road, Chesterland) in the Gilson Room on Monday, October 2nd from 5 pm to 7 pm. 

 
 

09.18.17 - Rep. Sarah LaTourette To Hold Office Hours At Hiram College

 
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State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) today announced that she will hold office hours at the Kennedy Center on Hiram College’s campus on Thursday, September 21st at 4:30 pm. Students, faculty and Hiram Village residents are welcome to attend and discuss state issues with Representative LaTourette.

 
 

08.08.17 - Rep. Sarah LaTourette To Participate In Task Force On Alzheimer's And Dementia

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) has announced that she will be participating in the bipartisan Speaker’s Task Force on Alzheimer’s and Dementia.

 
 

07.11.17 - Rep. Sarah LaTourette To Hold District Office Hours In July

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) today announced that she will hold open office hours in the 76th House District in July.

 
 

05.31.17 - Rep. Sarah LaTourette To Hold Office Hours In The District

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) today announced that she will hold open office hours in the 76th House District in June.

 
 

05.05.17 - Rep. Sarah LaTourette To Hold District Office Hours In May

 
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State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) today announced that she will hold open office hours in the 76th House District in May.

 
 

04.07.17 - Representative LaTourette To Hold District Office Hours In April

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) today announced that she will hold open office hours in the 76th House District in April.

 
 

03.15.17 - Ohio House Passes Bipartisan Legislation Increasing Access To Summer Meal Programs

 

COLUMBUS—State Representatives Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) and Kent Smith (D-Euclid) today applauded the Ohio House’s passage of legislation that permits non-profit organizations to operate summer food programs in a school facility. House Bill 80 was joint sponsored by Reps. LaTourette and Smith.

 
 

03.09.17 - State Rep. LaTourette To Hold District Office Hours

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) today announced that she will hold open office hours in the 76th House District in March.

 
 

02.08.17 - Representative LaTourette To Hold District Office Hours

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) today announced that she will hold open office hours in the 76th House District in February.

 
 

01.06.17 - Rep. Sarah LaTourette To Hold District Office Hours In January

 
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State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) today announced that she will hold open office hours in the 76th House District in January.

 
 

11.29.16 - Ohio House Passes Bill Establishing State Seal Of Biliteracy For High School Students

 

Today, the Ohio House passed legislation that establishes a State Seal of Biliteracy, which can be included on any high school diploma demonstrating that the student is fluent in a foreign language in addition to English.

 
 

11.29.16 - Legislation Making School District Consolidation Easier, Saving Taxpayer Money Passes Ohio House

 

State Representatives Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) and John Patterson (D-Jefferson) today announced the passage of legislation that would change funding priorities under the Ohio School Facilities Commission for districts that have been consolidated.

 
 

10.19.16 - Representative Sarah LaTourette To Hold District Office Hours

 
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State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) today announced that she will hold open office hours in the 76th House District in October.

 
 

09.12.16 - Ohio State Rep. Sarah LaTourette To Hold District Office Hours

 

State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) today announced that she will hold open office hours in the 76th House District in September.

 
 

09.12.16 - State Rep. Sarah LaTourette To Hold District Office Hours

 

State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) today announced that she will hold open office hours in the 76th House District in September.

 
 

07.05.16 - Ohio Rep. Sarah LaTourette To Hold District Office Hours

 

State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) today announced that she will hold open office hours in the 76th House District in July.

 
 

06.29.16 - Rep. LaTourette Discusses Work On Ohio's Joint Legislative Committee On Multi-System Youth

 

State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) today joined State Senator Randy Gardner (R-Bowling Green) and others at a press conference to announce recommendations made by the Joint Legislative Committee on Multi-System Youth—a committee tasked with looking at the challenges facing Ohio’s children who are involved in multiple state services and specifically how to best eliminate the need for custody relinquishment.

 
 

05.31.16 - Rep. Sarah LaTourette To Hold Office Hours

 

State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge Township) today announced that she will hold open office hours in the 76th House District in June.

 
 

05.25.16 - Legislation Creates Pancreatic Cancer Awareness License Plate

 

State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chester Township) today announced the passage of Substitute Senate Bill 159 by the Ohio House of Representatives, an omnibus bill that creates multiple license plates representing various causes.

 
 

05.18.16 - Legislation Giving Pharmacists Greater Authority Passes Ohio House

 

State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chester Township) today announced the passage of House Bill 421, legislation she sponsored. The bill authorizes a pharmacist to administer certain injectable drugs that have been prescribed to a patient.

 
 

05.04.16 - Rep. LaTourette Votes To Send Community Improvement Legislation To Governor

 

During today’s session, Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Chesterland) voted in support of Senate Bill 310, legislation that helps fund various community improvement projects around the state. Having cleared both legislative chambers, the bill now awaits final consideration by Governor John Kasich.

 
 

04.28.16 - State Rep. LaTourette To Serve In Leadership Role In Ohio House Of Representatives

 

State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge Twp.) was recently elected by her Republican colleagues in the Ohio House into a leadership position as Assistant Majority Whip. The caucus vote took place Tuesday afternoon and became official during Wednesday’s House session.

 
 

12.11.15 - Reps. LaTourette And Hackett Introduce Bill Creating Specialty License Plate For The National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation

 
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State Representatives Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge Township) and Bob Hackett (R-London) introduced legislation to create a Pancreatic Cancer Awareness License Plate for motor vehicle owners to voluntarily purchase through the Ohio Registrar’s office. Proceeds from sale of the plates will benefit a national Pancreatic Cancer foundation to fund research and education efforts.

 
 

11.18.15 - Rep. LaTourette Applauds House Passage Of Concealed Carry Legislation

 

COLUMBUS—During today’s House session, State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge Township) voted for House Bill 48, legislation that bolsters Second Amendment protections for legal gun permit-holders.

 
 

10.02.15 - Rep. LaTourette To Hold District Office Hours

 
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State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge Township) today announced that she will hold open office hours in the 76th House District over the next several months.

 
 

09.30.15 - Rep. LaTourette Votes To Approve Health Care Compact

 
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State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge Township) voted for legislation that, with approval from Congress, would give Ohio more freedom and flexibility over its healthcare policies.

 
 

09.01.15 - Guest Column: Adding Another Perspective To The Abortion Debate

 

The topic of abortion often incites passion, and rarely yields consensus.  Unfortunately, it also entices misinformation, which has proven the case regarding my most recent legislation, House Bill 135.  The goal of the “Down Syndrome Non-Discrimination Act,” which I introduced with Representative Dave Hall of Millersburg, is not to curtail a woman’s “right to choose,” but rather to prevent one of the most egregious forms of discrimination.

 
 

08.07.15 - Rep. Sarah LaTourette To Hold District Office Hours In Geauga And Portage Counties

 
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State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge Township) today announced that she will hold open office hours in the 76th House District throughout the month of September.

 
 

07.01.15 - Ohio House Concurs On Senate Changes To HCR 12

 
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State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge Township) applauded yesterday’s unanimous approval of House Concurrent Resolution 12 in the Senate and House. This legislation declares the state’s current infant mortality rate a public health crisis and urges comprehensive preterm birth screenings for pregnant women in Ohio.

 
 

06.17.15 - Rep. LaTourette Announces Representation On The National Humane Legislators Council

 
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State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge Township) announced today that she will represent Ohio as a member of The National Humane Legislators Council.

 
 

06.16.15 - Cleveland-area State Lawmakers Say Ohio Could "Amp Up" Economic Growth Through Music Industry

 
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State Reps. Kent Smith (D-Euclid) and Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge) today announced a bi-partisan effort to create jobs and drive economic growth by making Ohio a destination for the recording industry. The Ohio Sound Recording Investor Tax Credit, also known as OhioSounds, will work to attract more of the almost $7 billion in annual music industry revenue to the state. 

 
 

05.13.15 - Rep. LaTourette Applauds Passage Of Infant Mortality Resolution

 
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State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge Township) today applauded the passage of House Concurrent Resolution 12, which declares Ohio’s current infant mortality rate a public health crisis and urges comprehensive preterm birth screenings for pregnant women in Ohio.

 
 

05.12.15 - Ohio House Passes Bill Expanding Statute Of Limitations For Prosecuting Rape And Sexual Battery

 

The Ohio House of Representatives today passed legislation that extends the limitation time for prosecuting rape or sexual battery from 20 to 25 years.

 
 

03.10.15 - Rep. LaTourette Announces Passage Of Legislation To Improve State's Water Quality

 
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State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge Township) announced that House Bill 61, legislation addressing some of the most important issues pertaining to water quality in Ohio, including the recent, harmful algal blooms in Lake Erie, passed the Ohio House during today’s session.

 
 

03.06.15 - Rep. Sarah LaTourette To Hold District Office Hours

 
COLUMBUS - 

State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge Township) today announced that she will be holding office hours in the 76th House District over the next several months.

 
 

03.05.15 - Rep. LaTourette Applauds House Passage Of Legislation Expanding The Use Of Naloxone

 
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State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge Township) applauded the passage of House Bill 4 through the Ohio House of Representatives. This legislation works to take further strides in curtailing the opiate drug epidemic in Ohio by expanding access to a life-saving medication. 

 
 

02.11.15 - Rep. LaTourette Applauds Ohio House Passage Of Bill Regarding PARCC Testing In Schools

 
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State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge Township) applauded today’s Ohio House passage of House Bill 7, legislation that provides academic protections for students taking new state assessments during the 2014-15 school year. New assessments in mathematics and English language arts are supplied by the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC).

 
 

01.21.15 - Rep. LaTourette To Serve On House Committees

 
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Speaker of the Ohio House Clifford Rosenberger (R-Clarksville) recently appointed State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge Township) to serve on the House Agriculture and Rural Development Committee.

 
 

01.05.15 - Sarah LaTourette Sworn In As State Representative Of The 76th House District

 
COLUMBUS - 

State Representative Sarah LaTourette (R-Bainbridge Township) today was sworn in as a member of the Ohio House of Representatives for the 131st General Assembly. She represents the 76th Ohio House District, which includes most of Geauga and northern Portage counties.