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

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.


04.20.16 - Schaffer Legislation Streamlining Architecture Licensing Regulations Passes Senate


State Representative Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) today announced that his legislation streamlining licensing for architects and landscape architects passed the Ohio Senate and will soon be signed into law.


04.11.16 - DSA Announces Launch Of Schaffer Amendment's Buckeye Lake Economic Assistance Programs


State Representative Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) today announced that applications for the grant and loan programs funded by his amendment in the 2015 state budget for businesses hurt by the Buckeye Lake dam repairs will be launched on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at 10 AM.


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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
Elected Experience :
Current Term : Expires December 2016 / Eligible to run for another term