Legislation

131st GA

Enacted into Law

  • HB 20 – Changes to State Medical Board (Enacted in Budget)
  • HB 327 – Veterans Homestead Tax Exemption for Unemployable Veterans (Enacted in separate legislation)
  • HB 359 – Address Confidentiality for Domestic Violence Victims

Passed the House

  • HB 18 – Display of American Flags and Service Banners in Rentals and Condos

Introduced

  • HB 143 – Disginate the Barn as the State Historic Architecture
  • HB 513 – Excuse Nursing Mothers from Jury Service

130th GA

Enacted into Law

  • HB 23 – Ovarian Cancer Plate
  • HB 85 – Veterans Homestead Exemption
  • HB 98 – Veterans Skills
  • HB 112 – Breast and Cervical Cancer Check off
  • HB 123 – Medicaid Telemedicine
  • HB 139 – PA/APRN Hospital Admitting Privileges
  • HB 258 – Contact Lens Distribution
  • HB 449 – In State Residency for veterans when applying to state universities
  • HB 452 – Group Home Legislation (Enacted in Budget Review)
  • HCR 32 – Independent Retailer Week

Budget Amendments

  • Budget
    • Background Checks for assisted living waivers
    • Modify board compositions for elderly members to be 55 instead of 65
    • Expedited certificate to practice medicine for doctors with no complaints
  • Budget Review
    • Modify laws regarding Licensed Massage Therapists
  • Capital Budget
    • $50,000 for McCoy Center
    • $3,000,000 for Reeb School Renewal
    • $1,000,000 for Gahanna Fiber Optic network cable

129th GA

Enacted into Law

HB 62 – Assault against health care workers
HB 244 – EMS Flu Shots
HB 284 – Military PA’s
HB 292 – Genetic Counselors
HB 327 – Job Creation Tax Credit
HB 423 – Joint Recreation Districts
HB 492 – Melanoma Prevention