COLUMBUS - 

Speaker of the Ohio House of Representatives Clifford A. Rosenberger (R-Clarksville) appointed Rep. Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) to serve as Chairman of the House Public Utilities Committee.


 


“I am humbled that Speaker Rosenberger has approached me to serve in this capacity,” Schaffer said. “This is an exciting new opportunity to serve my constituents by working on public utilities issues, which is a subject area that greatly impacts all Ohioans. I look forward to working with Vice-Chair Kristina Daley Roegner, Ranking Member Mike Ashford, and the rest of our committee to craft strong public utility policy in order to make Ohio a better place to live, build a business, and raise a family.”


 


Schaffer was sworn in to the Ohio House last week, after serving in the Ohio Senate for eight years, where he most recently served as the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Ways and Means. He previously served in the Ohio House from 2001 to 2006.


 


Schaffer represents the 77th District in Fairfield County, including Pickerington, Lancaster, Baltimore, Millersport, Pleasantville, Thurston, Rushville and West Rushville.

 
 
 
  
Featured Posts

Nearly $8.7 Billion In Workers' Compensation Rebates For Fairfield County Employers

 
Columbus - 

For the fourth time since 2013, the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation is awarding a 9-figure rebate to Ohio’s private and public employers, thanks to wise investments, smart business decisions and falling claims numbers.



 
 

Rep. Schaffer Applauds Payday Lending Reform Legislation

 
Columbus - 

State Representative Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) applauded the Ohio House’s concurrence on Senate changes to House Bill 123, legislation sponsored by Reps. Kyle Koehler (R-Springfield) and Michael Ashford (D-Toledo). The bipartisan bill will reform the state’s payday lending industry and is aimed at lowering interest rates on loans and helping borrowers avoid endless debt cycles.



 
 

State Rep. Schaffer Addresses Buckeye Lake "Encroachment" Issue

 
Columbus - 

State Representative Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) today provided an update to the constituents of the 77th Ohio House District with homes on Buckeye Lake dam regarding an order by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) to remove structures that encroach upon state’s dam property.