(Enacted) Ohio Senate Bill 3 - Week Designation

To designate the first week of May as In-Demand Jobs Week.

SUMMARY:

  • Removes the requirement that the Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities Agency recieve Controlling Board approval to release funds for personal care assistance for individuals with severe physical disabilities
  • Changes "person with a disability" to "eligible individual with a disability"
  • Expands definition of physical or mental impairment

PRIMARY SPONSORS:

Senators Beagle and Balderson

SECONDARY SPONSORS:

Senators Bacon, Brown, Gardner, Hite**, Hoagland, Manning, Tavares,
Terhar, LaRose, Hottinger, Uecker, Coley, Dolan, Eklund, Hackett, Huffman, Kunze,
Lehner, Obhof, O'Brien, Oelslager, Peterson, Sykes, Williams, Wilson, Yuko

** Indicates individual is no longer a member of the Ohio Senate

Representatives Duffey, Romanchuk, Anielski, Antani, Antonio, Arndt, Ashford,
Barnes, Boggs, Boyd, Brown, Carfagna, Clyde, Craig, Cupp, Dever, Edwards,
Galonski, Gavarone, Ginter, Green, Greenspan, Hagan, Hambley, Hill, Holmes,
Howse, Hughes, Johnson, Kent, Kick, Landis, Lanese, Lang, Leland, LeporeHagan,
Manning, Miller, O'Brien, Patterson, Reece, Reineke, Riedel, Rogers, Ryan,
Schaffer, Schuring, Seitz, Sheehy, Slaby, Smith, K., Smith, R., Sprague, Stein,
Strahorn, Sweeney, West, Young, Speaker Rosenberger

 

COMMITTEE:

Senate Transportation, Commerce and Workforce

House Higher Education and Workforce Development

COMPANION BILL:

HB 166

LINK TO BILL:

https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA132-SB-3

LEGISLATION STATUS:

https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-status?id=GA132-SB-3

BILL STATUS:

Senate Action

Introduced in the Senate on January 31, 2017

Referred to Committee on February 1, 2017

Committee Hearings on:

February 8, 2017

March 14, 2017

April 5, 2017

Reported out of Committee on April 5, 2017

Passed the Senate on April 26, 2017 with a vote of 33-0

House Action

Referred to Committee on May 9, 2017

Committee Hearings on:

May 17, 2017

June 7, 2017

June 21, 2017

September 13, 2017

October 11, 2017

Reported out of Committee on October 11, 2017

Passed the House on October 24, 2017 by a vote of 91-0

Signed by the Governor on November 6, 2017

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