State Representatives Bob Cupp (R-Lima) and John Rogers (D-Mentor-On-The-Lake) introduced House Bill 464, bipartisan legislation that will modify existing Ohio Probate Law dealing with trusts and estates. The proposal will update several areas of probate law, and intends to generally address situations that current law does not take fully into account.
COLUMBUS—State Representative Bob Cupp (R-Lima) today announced the Ohio House passage of House Bill 197, the "Tax Code Streamlining and Correction Act." HB 197 makes over 100 changes updating laws governing taxation. The legislation makes our tax code accurate and clear by fixing errors.
COLUMBUS—State Representative Bob Cupp (R- Lima) today announced the release of the Ohio Speaker’s Task Force on Education and Poverty report, which met from July 2017 through November 2017, to examine the issue of poverty and education, as well as the achievement gap related to those circumstances. The task force focused on five areas: community and health education prevention and awareness in high-poverty areas, national perspectives on education and poverty, state policies and data collection currently in place, dropout prevention and recovery programs, career technical education, and early childhood education.
COLUMBUS—State Representative Bob Cupp (R-Lima) visited Lima Public Library today to highlight a new resource to help build individual skills and assist workforce development. The online professional skills learning platform, Lynda.com (Lynda) is now free though Ohio’s public libraries for all persons in Ohio with a library card.
COLUMBUS—Representative Bob Cupp (R – Lima) announced the House passage of a bill to allow veterinarians to meet their continuing education credits by helping to control pet overpopulation.
COLUMBUS—State Representative Bob Cupp (R-Lima) announced the passage of the Opioid Data and Communication Expansion Act by the Ohio House of Representatives, which is aimed at tackling Ohio’s drug epidemic through improved data collection.
COLUMBUS—State Representative Bob Cupp (R-Lima) today highlights Attorney General Mike DeWine’s implementation of the School Safety Training Grant Program, a provision of Amended Substitute House Bill 318.
COLUMBUS—State Representative Bob Cupp (R- Lima) reminds parents that a back to school sales tax holiday will be held this weekend. It is an opportunity for parents to receive some sales tax relief during back-to-school shopping in preparation for the upcoming school year. This year’s sales tax holiday was authorized in the state budget bill.
COLUMBUS—State Representative Bob Cupp (R-Lima) had a rare double-hitter this past week when two bills he sponsored passed the Ohio House on the same day. H.B. 7 clarifies areas of medical malpractice litigation, and H.B. 595 updates provisions of Ohio’s probate and trust law.
COLUMBUS—State Representative Bob Cupp (R-Lima) today announced that the Ohio House has passed legislation that gives the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) the ability to recognize Ohio hospitals that demonstrate a high level of care and readiness for stroke victims.