A lifelong resident of Central Ohio, Representative Tim Schaffer currently is serving his fourth non-consecutive term in the House of Representatives, serving the 77th House District, which encompasses most of Fairfield County.  Representative Schaffer's tenure in public office began when he was elected to the Ohio House of Representatives in 2000. After serving three terms he was elected to represent the 31st Ohio Senate District.  

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Representative Schaffer Serves In the Following Committees :

Agriculture and Rural DevelopmentEducationPublic UtilitiesWays and Means

08.02.16 - Ohioans Should Tax Advantage Of Savings During Tax Free Shopping Weekend


Believe it or not, students across Ohio will be returning to school in less than a month. Back-to-school shopping has become an annual tradition for many families, but it can put a major dent in family budgets. Between clothes, shoes, backpacks, lunch boxes, and school supplies, many families spend hundreds of dollars. For families with several kids, back to school shopping often rivals the holidays as the most expensive shopping time of the year.


07.15.16 - Schaffer Announces Over $21 Million In State Funding To Build New Middle Schools In Lancaster


COLUMBUS— State Rep. Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) today announced that the Ohio School Facilities Commission (OSFC) has given conditional approval of significant state funding to the Lancaster City School District for the construction of two new middle schools for grades 6 to 8.


05.25.16 - Bill To Prevent Tax Increase On Municipal Natural Gas Utilities Passes General Assembly


The Ohio House of Representatives today concurred on Senate changes to legislation that exempts municipal gas companies from collecting and remitting sales taxes on the natural gas they provide to citizens.


04.28.16 - State Rep. Schaffer Appointed Chair Of House Ways And Means Committee


Speaker of the Ohio House Clifford A. Rosenberger (R-Clarksville) has appointed State Representative Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) to serve as the chairman of the Ohio House Ways and Means Committee, which will become effective May 1st.


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Representative Tim Schaffer
District 77
77 S. High St
13th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 466-8100
Fax      (614) 719-0005
Email Representative Schaffer
Hometown : Lancaster
Party : Republican
Current Term : Expires December 2016 / Eligible to run for another term