COLUMBUS - The Ohio House of Representatives passed the proposed legislation for Ohio’s two-year state construction budget, House Bill 687. The bill includes funding for a variety of initiatives across the state and aids local projects in the 51st House District.
COLUMBUS - Today, the Ohio House of Representatives passed House Bill 468, a key measure in expanding Ohio’s mental health resources.
COLUMBUS - House Bill 196 was favorably reported out of the House Health Committee, announced State Representative Sara Carruthers (R-Hamilton). The bi-partisan legislation would require individuals to hold a license by the State Medical Board in order to practice as a surgical assistant. The Board may grant waivers from the license to those assistants who work only at a hospital or ambulatory surgical facility.
COLUMBUS - Monday, the State Controlling Board approved the release of over $6 million to the Clean Ohio Trails Fund. Butler County has been awarded nearly $340,000 of that money to extend the existing Miami and Erie Canal Trail.
COLUMBUS - Yesterday, State Representatives Sara Carruthers (R-Hamilton) gave sponsor testimony on House Bill 595, legislation to exempt non-profit gym and recreation memberships from sales tax.
COLUMBUS - Wednesday, the Ohio House Behavioral Health and Recovery Committee reported out two key pieces of legislation, House Bill 468 and House Bill 328, to better support Ohioans battling drug addiction and mental health crises.
COLUMBUS – The Ohio Law and Order Act, or House Bill 109, today passed in the Ohio House of Representatives, announced State Representative Sara Carruthers (R-Hamilton).
COLUMBUS – The Ohio House Transportation and Public Safety Committee today unanimously voted yes in support of House Bill 394, legislation which creates the Stephen T. Badin High School license plate.
COLUMBUS – State Representatives Sara Carruthers (R-Hamilton) and Janine Boyd (D-Cleveland Heights) today introduced House Bill 409, or the Patient Protection Bill. The legislation will require hospitals and long-term care facilities to establish patient or resident protection advisory boards.