Rep. Schaffer, left, and Rep. Amstutz look on as Governor Kasich signs a bill.
Rep. Schaffer, left, and Rep. Amstutz look on as Governor Kasich signs a bill.
 Rep. Shaffer speaks during House Session March 21, 2018.
Rep. Shaffer speaks during House Session March 21, 2018.
 Rep. Schaffer speaks during session Feb. 24, 2016.
Rep. Schaffer speaks during session Feb. 24, 2016.
Representative Schaffer, left, tours Downtown Lancaster.
Representative Schaffer, left, tours Downtown Lancaster.
 Rep. Shaffer looks on as Gov. Kasich signs a bill.
Rep. Shaffer looks on as Gov. Kasich signs a bill.
 Rep. Shaffer gives testimony on SR 510.
Rep. Shaffer gives testimony on SR 510.
Representative Schaffer gives testimony on SB 339.
Representative Schaffer gives testimony on SB 339.
 Rep. Schaffer presides over session.
Rep. Schaffer presides over session.
 Rep. Schaffer speaks with Governor Kasich.
Rep. Schaffer speaks with Governor Kasich.
Representative Schaffer speaks during session as Speaker Rosenberger looks on.
Representative Schaffer speaks during session as Speaker Rosenberger looks on.
 Rep. Schaffer speaks during session.
Rep. Schaffer speaks during session.
 Rep. Schaffer speaks during session on Feb. 24, 2016.
Rep. Schaffer speaks during session on Feb. 24, 2016.
Rep. Schaffer, left, with Speaker Rosenberger as they tour Sherman House Museum in Lancaster.
Rep. Schaffer, left, with Speaker Rosenberger as they tour Sherman House Museum in Lancaster.
 Rep. Schaffer, left, with Speaker Rosenberger as they tour Sherman House Museum in Lancaster.
Rep. Schaffer, left, with Speaker Rosenberger as they tour Sherman House Museum in Lancaster.
 Representative Schaffer speaks during House session.
Representative Schaffer speaks during House session.
Rep. Schaffer presents a resolution to the Pickerington High School Central football team honoring their 2017 Division I State Championship during House Session March 21, 2018.
Rep. Schaffer presents a resolution to the Pickerington High School Central football team honoring their 2017 Division I State Championship during House Session March 21, 2018.
 Rep. Schaffer presents a resolution to the Pickerington High School Central football team honoring their 2017 Division I State Championship during House Session March 21, 2018.
Rep. Schaffer presents a resolution to the Pickerington High School Central football team honoring their 2017 Division I State Championship during House Session March 21, 2018.
 Representative Schaffer speaks at a Memorial Day event in 2012.
Representative Schaffer speaks at a Memorial Day event in 2012.
 

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 :

Aging and Long Term CareEnergy and Natural ResourcesWays and Means
 
 
 
 

08.07.18 - 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.

 
 

07.25.18 - 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.

 
 

06.29.18 - Guest Column From State Representative Tim Schaffer: Reflecting On The Meaning Of Independence Day

 

While spending time with family and friends is a highlight of the July 4th weekend, it is also a time to reflect on the freedoms we were granted by our forefathers. Marked by the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 1776, America is celebrating its 242nd birthday this year. As a nation, we have grown and matured, navigating wars, civil and foreign, and facing economic and social strife. But the birth of the nation started with one letter, written to declare our separation from an oppressive monarchy.

 
 

06.28.18 - State Rep. Schaffer Announces Passage Of Bill Modifying Ohio's Public Indecency Law To Protect Minors

 

COLUMBUS—State Representative Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) today applauded passage of legislation he sponsored by the Ohio House of Representatives. House Bill 92 requires offenders convicted of public indecency to register as sex offenders.

 
 
 

Connect With Representative Schaffer

 
Representative Tim Schaffer
District 77
77 S. High St
11th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 466-8100
Fax      (614) 719-0005
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Hometown : Lancaster
Party : Republican
Current Term : Eligible to run for another term