COLUMBUS—State Representative Tim Ginter (R-Salem) today welcomed U.S. Navy veteran Robert Bertschy from East Liverpool to speak in the Ohio House Ways and Means Committee about House Bill 24, legislation that modifies tax exemption laws to allow certain veterans’ organizations to be exempt from federal taxation and to exclude property that is not used primarily for meeting, administration and the provision of programs to past and present members of the United States Armed Forces.
In recent years, the United States Drug Enforcement Agency has sponsored National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, which serves to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible method to dispose of prescription drugs. The 13th occurrence of this event will take place this year on Saturday, April 29th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Within the 5th Ohio House District, there will be two locations at which you can dispose of unneeded or expired prescription drugs—the East Liverpool City Hospital Main Entrance (425 W. Fifth Street) or the Salem Regional Medical Center Professional Services Building (2094 E. State Street).
COLUMBUS—Speaker of the Ohio House Clifford A. Rosenberger (R-Clarksville) recently appointed Representative Tim Ginter (R-Salem) to the Ohio Commission on Fatherhood (OCF).
COLUMBUS—State Representative Tim Ginter (R-Salem) today announced Cassidy Varagliotti as the 5th House District winner of the 2017 Ohio House of Representatives Student Art Exhibition.
COLUMBUS—State Representative Tim Ginter (R-Salem) today announced that the Ohio House of Representatives has passed legislation that would make Ohio’s renewable energy standards optional, promoting business growth in the state.
COLUMBUS—State Representative Tim Ginter (R-Salem) today announced that the Ohio House passed legislation prohibiting a person younger than 18 from purchasing any product containing dextromethorphan, an ingredient commonly found in cough and cold medicines.
COLUMBUS—State Representative Tim Ginter (R-Salem) will hold open office hours in the district on Friday, March 24, 2017. Ginter represents Ohio’s 5th House District, which encompasses all of Columbiana County.
COLUMBUS—Today, State Representative Tim Ginter (R-Salem) presented a resolution honoring Jared Wilson on winning the 2016 Division III State Championship in boys golf.
COLUMBUS—State Representative Tim Ginter (R-Salem) today announced that the Ohio Legislative Service Commission is accepting applications for its 13-month Legislative and Telecommunications Fellowship Program. The commission will hire 24 fellows to work with members of the Ohio General Assembly during 2018.
With the start of a new general assembly, a challenging yet essential task awaits: crafting the biennial state operating budget. The Ohio House and Senate are heavily involved in the process of creating and revising this package of bills that allocates the state’s financial resources with regard to thousands of funding priorities. It is no easy task, to be sure, and one that necessitates months of deliberation before the final bills go to the Governor’s office to be signed into law.