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OHIO HOUSE FINANCE COMMITTEE

Mon., Feb. 23, 2015, 3:00 PM, Hearing Room 313

Chair: Rep. Smith: 614-466-1366

HB53      TRANSPORTATION BUDGET (GROSSMAN C) To make appropriations for programs related to transportation and public safety for the biennium beginning July 1, 2015, and ending June 30, 2017, and to provide authorization and conditions for the operation of those programs.

                Fourth Hearing, No Testimony, SUBSTITUTE BILL

 

HOUSE AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT

Tue., Feb. 24, 2015, 2:00 PM, Jeffersonville

Rep. Hill: 614-644-6014

Joint meeting with Senate Agriculture Committee at Bluegrass Farms of Ohio, 11080 Rt. 729, Jeffersonville 43218. A tour will begin the meeting, followed by testimony from Agriculture Director David Daniels, David Martin of Bluegrass Farms of Ohio and John Surber of Feed the World.

 

SENATE AGRICULTURE

Tue., Feb. 24, 2015, 2:00 PM, Jeffersonville

Sen. Hite: 614-466-8150

Joint meeting with House Agriculture and Rural Development Committee at Bluegrass Farms of Ohio, 11080 Rt. 729, Jeffersonville 43218. A tour will begin the meeting, followed by testimony from Agriculture Director David Daniels, David Martin of Bluegrass Farms of Ohio and John Surber of Feed the World.

JOINT SESSION

Tue., Feb. 24, 2015, 7:00 PM, Wilmington 

Joint Ohio House of Representatives and Ohio Senate session for Gov. John Kasich's "State of the State" address at the Roberts Centre in Wilmington.

 

OHIO HOUSE FINANCE COMMITTEE

Wed., Feb. 25, 2015, 9:00 AM, Hearing Room 313

Chair: Rep. Smith: 614-466-1366

HB53      TRANSPORTATION BUDGET (GROSSMAN C) To make appropriations for programs related to transportation and public safety for the biennium beginning July 1, 2015, and ending June 30, 2017, and to provide authorization and conditions for the operation of those programs.

                Fifth Hearing, All Testimony

 

OHIO SENATE ENERGY AND NATURAL RESOURCES COMMITTEE

Wed., Feb. 25, 2015, 10:00 AM, Hearing Room 017

Chair: Sen. Balderson: 614-466-8076

HB8        OIL-GAS LAW (HAGAN C, GINTER T) To revise provisions in the Oil and Gas Law governing unit operation, including requiring unit operation of land for which the Department of Transportation owns the mineral rights.

                Second Hearing, Proponent & Opponent Testimony

 

OHIO SENATE TRANSPORTATION, COMMERCE AND LABOR COMMITTEE

Wed., Feb. 25, 2015, 10:15 AM, North Hearing Room

Chair: Sen. Manning: 614-644-7613

Hearing on HB53 is informal and will include administration testimony.

SB5         WORKERS' COMPENSATION-PTSD (PATTON T, BROWN E) To make peace officers, firefighters, and emergency medical workers diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder arising from employment without an accompanying physical injury eligible for compensation and benefits under Ohio's Workers' Compensation Law.

                Second Hearing, All Testimony, POSSIBLE VOTE

HB53      TRANSPORTATION BUDGET (GROSSMAN C) To make appropriations for programs related to transportation and public safety for the biennium beginning July 1, 2015, and ending June 30, 2017, and to provide authorization and conditions for the operation of those programs.

                First Hearing, Invited Testimony

HB64      OPERATING BUDGET (SMITH R) To make operating appropriations for the biennium beginning July 1, 2015, and ending June 30, 2017, and to provide authorization and conditions for the operation of state programs.

                Third Hearing, Invited Testimony

 

OHIO HOUSE STATE GOVERNMENT COMMITTEE

Wed., Feb. 25, 2015, 3:00 PM, Hearing Room 018

Chair: Rep. Maag: 614-644-6023

HB31      STATE ROCK SONG (GROSSMAN C, STINZIANO M) To designate "Hang on Sloopy" as the official state rock song.

                Second Hearing, No Testimony, POSSIBLE VOTE

HB46      GOVERNMENT EXPENDITURE DATABASE (DOVILLA M, DEVER J) To require the Treasurer of State to establish the Ohio State Government Expenditure Database.

                First Hearing, Sponsor Testimony

 

OHIO HOUSE WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE

Wed., Feb. 25, 2015, 3:00 PM, Hearing Room 121

Chair: Rep. McClain: 614-644-6265

OR IMMEDIATELY AFTER SESSION.

Committee will take testimony on budget provisions related to business taxes, including the Commercial Activity Tax, the sales tax and the small business income tax cut.

 

OHIO HOUSE FINANCE COMMITTEE

Thu., Feb. 26, 2015, 9:00 AM, Hearing Room 313

Chair: Rep. Smith: 614-466-1366

HB53      TRANSPORTATION BUDGET (GROSSMAN C) To make appropriations for programs related to transportation and public safety for the biennium beginning July 1, 2015, and ending June 30, 2017, and to provide authorization and conditions for the operation of those programs.

                Sixth Hearing, No Testimony, AMENDMENTS/POSSIBLE VOTE