Prepared by: Belinda Jones
Phone: 614-224-3855
E-mail: bjones@capitol-consulting.net
Report created on November 24, 2017
 
HB3BUSINESS FILING FEES-JOBS WEBSITE (DERICKSON T, ROMANCHUK M) To reduce certain business filing fees charged and collected by the Secretary of State and to specify that Ohio-based companies are to have access to appropriate features of the OhioMeansJobs web site.
 Current Status:   6/25/2015 - SIGNED BY GOVERNOR; eff. 9/24/15
 Recent Status:   6/15/2015 - Sent to Governor for Signature
6/3/2015 - PASSED BY SENATE; Vote 32-0
 ORC Sections:   111.16, 1329.01, 1703.04, 6301.16, 6301.17
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-3
 
HB61LAKE ERIE FERTILIZER-DREDGING (BUCHY J, HALL D) To generally prohibit the application of fertilizer or manure in Lake Erie's western basin on frozen ground or saturated soil and during certain weather conditions, to require publicly owned treatment works either to monitor monthly total and dissolved phosphorous or to prepare optimization studies that evaluate their ability to reduce phosphorous, and to prohibit a person, beginning July 1, 2020, from depositing dredged material in Ohio's portion of Lake Erie and its direct tributaries that resulted from harbor or navigation maintenance activities unless authorized to do so by the director of environmental protection.
 Current Status:   3/17/2015 - Referred to Committee Senate Agriculture
 Recent Status:   3/10/2015 - PASSED BY HOUSE; Vote 94-0
3/4/2015 - Bills for Third Consideration
 ORC Sections:   1511.10, 1511.11, 1511.12, 6111.03, 6111.0310, 6111.039, 6111.32, 905.326, 905.327
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-61
 
HB64OPERATING 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.
 Current Status:   6/30/2015 - SIGNED BY GOVERNOR; eff. 6/30/15; certain provisions effective 9/29/15, other dates
 Recent Status:   6/29/2015 - Sent to Governor for Signature
6/26/2015 - Consideration of Conference Committee Report; Conference Committee Report Accepted, Vote 61-34
 ORC Sections:   1.05, 101.60, 102.02, 102.022, 103.132, 103.412, 103.42, 103.44, 103.45, 103.46, 103.47, 103.48, 103.49, 103.50, 103.61, 103.62, 103.63, 103.64, 103.65, 103.66, 103.67, 105.41, 109.57, 109.572, 109.747, 109.77, 109.79, 111.181, 111.31, 113.06, 113.07, 117.54, 118.023, 118.04, 118.041, 119.04, 119.12, 121.03, 121.04, 121.22, 121.36, 121.372, 121.40, 122.17, 122.171, 122.174, 122.175, 122.177, 122.26, 122.64, 122.641, 122.68, 122.85, 122.87, 122.942, 122.95, 122.951, 122.952, 123.10, 123.28, 123.281, 124.11, 124.14, 124.15, 124.152, 124.181, 124.183, 124.29, 124.34, 124.382, 124.392, 125.02, 125.021, 125.022, 125.023, 125.03, 125.035, 125.04, 125.041, 125.05, 125.051, 125.06, 125.061, 125.07, 125.08, 125.081, 125.082, 125.10, 125.11, 125.112, 125.13, 125.17, 125.27, 125.28, 125.31, 125.32, 125.36, 125.37, 125.38, 125.39, 125.42, 125.43, 125.45, 125.47, 125.48, 125.49, 125.50, 125.51, 125.52, 125.53, 125.54, 125.55, 125.57, 125.58, 125.601, 125.607, 125.609, 125.68, 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6111.99, 6117.021, 6131.23, 6301.16, 6301.17, 715.014, 717.01, 718.01, 718.04, 718.05, 718.07, 718.37, 731.59, 737.41, 742.114, 742.116, 742.462, 742.47, 743.50, 759.36, 9.312, 9.318, 9.333, 9.483, 9.83, 9.833, 9.90, 9.901, 901.08, 901.21, 901.22, 901.61, 901.62, 901.63, 901.64, 902.01, 903.01, 903.03, 903.04, 903.07, 903.082, 903.09, 903.10, 903.11, 903.12, 903.13, 903.16, 903.17, 903.25, 905.31, 905.323, 918.41, 931.01, 931.02, 939.01, 939.02, 939.03, 939.04, 939.05, 939.06, 939.07, 939.08, 939.09, 939.10, 940.01, 940.02, 940.03, 940.04, 940.05, 940.06, 940.07, 940.08, 940.09, 940.10, 940.11, 940.12, 940.13, 940.14, 940.15, 940.16, 940.17, 940.18, 940.19, 940.20, 940.21, 940.22, 940.23, 940.24, 940.25, 940.26, 940.27, 940.28, 940.29, 940.30, 940.31, 940.32, 940.33, 940.34, 940.35, 941.14, 953.22, 955.12, 955.121, 955.14, 955.15, 955.20, 955.27, 955.29, 955.30, 955.32, 955.35, 955.351, 955.36, 955.37, 955.38, 991.03
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-64
 
HB77CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION (PATMON B) To require statewide registration of home improvement contractors, to modify the membership of the Ohio Construction Industry Licensing Board, and to make an appropriation.
 Current Status:   11/17/2015 - SUBSTITUTE BILL ACCEPTED, House Commerce and Labor, (Fifth Hearing)
 Recent Status:   10/6/2015 - House Commerce and Labor, (Fourth Hearing)
3/24/2015 - House Commerce and Labor, (Third Hearing)
 ORC Sections:   109.572, 3781.102, 4740.01, 4776.01, 4776.20, 4785.01, 4785.02, 4785.021, 4785.03, 4785.04, 4785.05, 4785.06, 4785.07, 4785.08, 4785.09, 4785.11, 4785.12, 4785.13, 4785.14, 4785.15, 4785.16, 4785.17, 4785.18, 4785.19, 4785.20, 4785.21, 4785.99, 715.27
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-77
 
HB80AGRITOURISM-ZONING (BURKLEY T) To limit the authority of a board of county commissioners or board of township trustees to prohibit agritourism through zoning, to apply current agricultural use valuation to land used for agritourism for property tax purposes, and to establish immunity in a civil action for agritourism providers.
 Current Status:   12/8/2015 - REPORTED OUT AS AMENDED, Senate Civil Justice, (Second Hearing)
 Recent Status:   10/21/2015 - Senate Civil Justice, (First Hearing)
6/3/2015 - Referred to Committee Senate Civil Justice
 ORC Sections:   303.21, 519.21, 5713.30, 901.80
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-80
 
HB144METHAMPHETAMINE-PROPERTY REMEDIATION (ANIELSKI M, SYKES E) To provide for the remediation of real property on which an illegal methamphetamine manufacturing laboratory has been discovered.
 Current Status:   4/21/2015 - House Judiciary, (First Hearing)
 Recent Status:   4/14/2015 - Referred to Committee House Judiciary
4/1/2015 - Introduced
 ORC Sections:   3744.01, 3744.02, 3744.03, 3744.04, 3744.06, 3744.09, 3744.12, 3744.13, 3744.15, 3744.16, 3744.17, 3744.18, 3744.20, 3745.13, 4745.01, 5302.31
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-144
 
HB205SELF-INSURING EMPLOYERS (HENNE M, RETHERFORD W) To modify the requirements for an employer to become a self-insuring employer for purposes of the Workers' Compensation Law, to transfer authority over the workers' compensation self-insurance program to the Superintendent of Insurance, and to allow certain employers and groups of employers to obtain workers' compensation coverage from a private workers' compensation insurer.
 Current Status:   2/9/2016 - House Insurance, (Third Hearing)
 Recent Status:   11/24/2015 - SUBSTITUTE BILL ACCEPTED, House Insurance, (Second Hearing)
6/9/2015 - House Insurance, (First Hearing)
 ORC Sections:   4123.35
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-205
 
HB206INDUSTRIAL COMMISSION-CLAIM STATISTICS (HENNE M) To require the Industrial Commission to keep statistics on individual hearing decisions of contested workers' compensation claims.
 Current Status:   6/9/2015 - House Insurance, (First Hearing)
 Recent Status:   5/19/2015 - Referred to Committee House Insurance
5/12/2015 - Introduced
 ORC Sections:   4121.36
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-206
 
HB207WORKERS' COMPENSATION-SURPLUS FUND (HENNE M, MCCOLLEY R) To allow a state fund employer to have a workers' compensation claim that is likely to be subrogated by a third party paid from the surplus fund account in the state insurance fund rather than charged to the employer's experience.
 Current Status:   5/31/2016 - SIGNED BY GOVERNOR; eff. 8/31/16
 Recent Status:   5/27/2016 - Sent to Governor for Signature
5/11/2016 - Consideration of Senate Amendments; House Does Concur, Vote 96-0
 ORC Sections:   4123.35, 4123.93, 4123.931, 4123.932, 4125.07
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-207
 
HB243ARCHITECT TRAINING (SCHAFFER T) To make changes governing the architects board and the landscape architects board regarding continuing education requirements.
 Current Status:   5/17/2016 - SIGNED BY GOVERNOR; eff. 8/16/16
 Recent Status:   5/16/2016 - Sent to Governor for Signature
4/20/2016 - PASSED BY SENATE; Vote 33-0
 ORC Sections:   4703.02, 4703.33
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-243
 
HB282PREVAILING WAGE LAW (ROEGNER K, HOOD R) To repeal Section 509.70 of Am. H.B. 497 of the 130th General Assembly to repeal the Prevailing Wage Law.
 Current Status:   9/16/2015 - Referred to Committee House Commerce and Labor
 Recent Status:   7/7/2015 - Introduced
 ORC Sections:   121.083, 123.281, 1311.25, 1506.44, 1509.071, 164.07, 1710.02, 176.011, 176.05, 307.022, 307.671, 307.673, 307.674, 307.696, 351.06, 353.03, 4115.03, 4115.031, 4115.033, 4115.034, 4115.04, 4115.05, 4115.06, 4115.07, 4115.071, 4115.08, 4115.09, 4115.10, 4115.101, 4115.11, 4115.12, 4115.13, 4115.131, 4115.132, 4115.133, 4115.14, 4115.15, 4115.16, 4115.21, 4115.99, 5540.03, 6117.012, 6121.061
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-282
 
HB297TAX CREDIT-LIVESTOCK OWNERS (HILL B) To authorize a refundable income tax credit for current livestock owners who invest in a manure storage or treatment facility or acquire manure application equipment or manure handling and transportation equipment.
 Current Status:   5/24/2016 - SUBSTITUTE BILL ACCEPTED, House Ways and Means, (Fourth Hearing)
 Recent Status:   4/26/2016 - House Ways and Means, (Third Hearing)
2/23/2016 - House Ways and Means, (Second Hearing)
 ORC Sections:   5747.052, 5747.98
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-297
 
HB343EMPLOYMENT SERVICES-TAX EXEMPT (YOUNG R, ROMANCHUK M) To exempt employment services and employment placement services from sales and use tax.
 Current Status:   12/6/2016 - SUBSTITUTE BILL ACCEPTED, House Ways and Means, (First Hearing)
 Recent Status:   11/15/2016 - Re-Referred to Committee
11/10/2016 - Re-Referred to Committee
 ORC Sections:   5739.01
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-343
 
HB394TAXABLE WAGE-UNEMPLOYMENT (SEARS B) To temporarily change the taxable wage base under Ohio's Unemployment Compensation Law, to remove dependency classes for unemployment compensation benefit eligibility, to temporarily freeze automatic increases for weekly unemployment compensation benefit amounts, to reduce the number of weeks for which an individual may receive unemployment compensation benefits, to abolish the Unemployment Compensation Advisory Council, and to make other changes to Ohio's Unemployment Compensation Law.
 Current Status:   11/29/2016 - House Insurance, (Sixth Hearing)
 Recent Status:   1/19/2016 - SUBSTITUTE BILL ACCEPTED, House Insurance, (Fifth Hearing)
1/12/2016 - House Insurance, (Fourth Hearing)
 ORC Sections:   145.012, 4141.01, 4141.02, 4141.08, 4141.131, 4141.23, 4141.24, 4141.25, 4141.251, 4141.26, 4141.28, 4141.281, 4141.29, 4141.291, 4141.292, 4141.294, 4141.30, 4141.31, 4141.312, 4141.34, 4141.35, 4141.43, 4141.53
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-394
 
HB398CAUV COMPUTATION (HILL B) To require that the computation of the capitalization rate for the purposes of determining CAUV of agricultural land be computed using a method that excludes appreciation and equity buildup and to stipulate that CAUV land used for a conservation practice or enrolled in a federal land retirement or conservation program for at least three years must be valued at the lowest of the values assigned on the basis of soil type.
 Current Status:   5/3/2016 - House Government Accountability and Oversight, (Second Hearing)
 Recent Status:   4/19/2016 - House Government Accountability and Oversight, (First Hearing)
1/20/2016 - Referred to Committee House Government Accountability and Oversight
 ORC Sections:   5713.31, 5713.34, 5715.01
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-398
 
HB486MINIMUM WAGE (SMITH K, CRAIG H) To increase the state minimum wage to ten dollars and ten cents per hour beginning January 1, 2017.
 Current Status:   11/15/2016 - House Commerce and Labor, (First Hearing)
 Recent Status:   4/13/2016 - Referred to Committee House Commerce and Labor
3/8/2016 - Introduced
 ORC Sections:   4111.02, 4111.07, 4111.09, 4111.14
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-486
 
HB523MEDICAL MARIJUANA (HUFFMAN S) To authorize the use of marijuana for medical purposes and to establish the Medical Marijuana Control Program.
 Current Status:   6/8/2016 - SIGNED BY GOVERNOR; eff. 9/8/16
 Recent Status:   6/8/2016 - Sent to Governor for Signature
5/25/2016 - Consideration of Senate Amendments; House Does Concur, Vote 67-29
 ORC Sections:   109.572, 3796.01, 3796.02, 3796.021, 3796.03, 3796.031, 3796.032, 3796.04, 3796.05, 3796.06, 3796.061, 3796.07, 3796.08, 3796.09, 3796.10, 3796.11, 3796.12, 3796.13, 3796.14, 3796.15, 3796.16, 3796.17, 3796.18, 3796.19, 3796.20, 3796.21, 3796.22, 3796.23, 3796.24, 3796.27, 3796.28, 3796.29, 3796.30, 4123.54, 4729.75, 4729.771, 4729.80, 4729.84, 4729.85, 4729.86, 4731.22, 4731.229, 4731.281, 4731.30, 4731.301, 4731.302, 4776.02, 4776.04, 519.21, 5713.30
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-523
 
HB566NURSERY STOCK-LABELING (RAMOS D) To prohibit the labeling and advertising of nursery stock as pollinator beneficial under specified conditions.
 Current Status:   11/29/2016 - House Agriculture and Rural Development, (First Hearing)
 Recent Status:   11/10/2016 - Referred to Committee House Agriculture and Rural Development
5/12/2016 - Introduced
 ORC Sections:   927.57, 927.72, 927.99
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-566
 
HB607WATER QUALITY IMPROVEMENT (PATTERSON J, SHEEHY M) To require the Director of Agriculture to adopt rules establishing the Ohio Water Quality Improvement Program, to exempt land enrolled in the Program from taxation, and to reimburse local taxing units for revenue lost due to that exemption.
 Current Status:   11/10/2016 - Referred to Committee House Agriculture and Rural Development
 Recent Status:   10/25/2016 - Introduced
 ORC Sections:   321.24, 5709.30, 939.01, 939.02
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HB-607
 
HCR11GOVERNOR-WATER QUALITY EFFORTS (HALL D) To commend Governor John Kasich on his efforts to improve the water quality of Lake Erie and to affirm the Governor's ability to form an interstate compact with other states in furtherance of this objective.
 Current Status:   1/26/2016 - Senate Agriculture, (First Hearing)
 Recent Status:   10/7/2015 - Referred to Committee Senate Agriculture
9/30/2015 - ADOPTED BY HOUSE; Amended on Floor, Resolution Vote 91-0
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-HCR-11
 
SB1GREAT LAKES-HARMFUL ALGAE (GARDNER R, PETERSON B) To transfer the administration and enforcement of the Agricultural Pollution Abatement Program from the Department of Natural Resources to the Department of Agriculture, to require applicators of fertilizer or manure to comply with specified requirements, to create the Office of Harmful Algae Management and Response in the Environmental Protection Agency, to establish requirements governing dredged material, nutrient loading, phosphorous testing by publicly owned treatment works, and household sewage treatment systems, and to declare an emergency.
 Current Status:   4/2/2015 - SIGNED BY GOVERNOR; eff. 7/3/15
 Recent Status:   3/25/2015 - Consideration of House Amendments; Senate Does Concur with House Amendments, Vote 33-0
3/25/2015 - PASSED BY HOUSE; Vote 96-0
 ORC Sections:   1511.10, 1511.11, 3745.50, 6109.10, 6111.32, 903.40, 905.326, 905.327
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-SB-1
 
SB16WATERSHEDS-FERTILIZER APPLICATION (BROWN E) To require applicators of fertilizer or manure to comply with specified requirements and to authorize the Director of Environmental Protection to study and calculate nutrient loading to Ohio watersheds from point and nonpoint sources.
 Current Status:   2/10/2015 - Senate Agriculture, (First Hearing)
 Recent Status:   2/4/2015 - Referred to Committee Senate Agriculture
2/2/2015 - Introduced
 ORC Sections:   6111.03, 901.80, 901.81, 901.82, 901.83, 905.321, 905.326, 905.327
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-SB-16
 
SB25MINIMUM WAGE (YUKO K) To raise the minimum wage; to raise the salary threshold above which certain employees are exempt from the overtime law; and to create a uniform standard to determine whether an individual performing services for an employer is an employee of that employer.
 Current Status:   6/24/2015 - Senate Transportation, Commerce and Labor, (First Hearing)
 Recent Status:   2/4/2015 - Referred to Committee Senate Transportation, Commerce and Labor
2/2/2015 - Introduced
 ORC Sections:   119.14, 121.083, 1349.61, 4111.02, 4111.03, 4111.09, 4111.13, 4111.14, 4113.15, 4115.03, 4121.01, 4123.01, 4123.026, 4141.01, 4175.16, 4175.17, 4175.18, 4175.99, 5747.01
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-SB-25
 
SB51MULTIPLE CHEMICAL SENSITIVITY AWARENESS MONTH (SKINDELL M) To designate the month of May as "Multiple Chemical Sensitivity Awareness Month."
 Current Status:   4/20/2016 - Senate Health and Human Services, (Second Hearing)
 Recent Status:   3/11/2015 - Senate Health and Human Services, (First Hearing)
2/18/2015 - Referred to Committee Senate Health and Human Services
 ORC Sections:   5.2298
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-SB-51
 
SB75AGRITOURISM-ZONING (JONES S, PETERSON B) To limit the authority of a board of county commissioners or board of township trustees to prohibit agritourism through zoning, to apply current agricultural use valuation to land used for agritourism for property tax purposes, and to establish immunity in a civil action for agritourism providers.
 Current Status:   5/17/2016 - SIGNED BY GOVERNOR; eff. 8/16/16
 Recent Status:   5/16/2016 - Sent to Governor for Signature
5/4/2016 - PASSED BY HOUSE; Vote 92-1
 ORC Sections:   303.21, 519.21, 5713.30, 901.80
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-SB-75
 
SB246CAUV COMPUTATION-CAPITALIZATION RATE (HITE C) To require that the computation of the capitalization rate for the purposes of determining CAUV of agricultural land be computed using a method that excludes appreciation and equity buildup and to stipulate that CAUV land used for a conservation practice or enrolled in a federal land retirement or conservation program for at least three years must be valued at the lowest of the values assigned on the basis of soil type.
 Current Status:   12/1/2016 - Senate Ways and Means, (Fifth Hearing)
 Recent Status:   11/30/2016 - Senate Ways and Means, (Fifth Hearing)
4/27/2016 - Senate Ways and Means, (Fourth Hearing)
 ORC Sections:   5713.31, 5713.34, 5715.01
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-SB-246
 
SB293MBR-NATURAL RESOURCES (BALDERSON T) To revise specified laws relating to natural resources.
 Current Status:   6/14/2016 - SIGNED BY GOVERNOR; eff. 9/14/16
 Recent Status:   6/8/2016 - Sent to Governor for Signature
5/25/2016 - PASSED BY HOUSE; Vote 97-0
 ORC Sections:   109.71, 109.751, 109.77, 121.04, 145.01, 145.332, 1501.011, 1501.012, 1501.02, 1501.04, 1501.07, 1501.09, 1501.11, 1501.12, 1501.13, 1501.14, 1501.24, 1501.25, 1501.45, 1503.011, 1503.012, 1503.02, 1503.03, 1503.05, 1503.08, 1503.09, 1503.10, 1503.11, 1503.14, 1503.141, 1503.15, 1503.18, 1503.24, 1503.25, 1503.26, 1503.29, 1503.30, 1503.31, 1504.01, 1504.02, 1504.03, 1506.35, 1509.73, 1509.78, 1514.10, 1517.10, 1519.03, 1519.04, 1520.02, 1520.03, 1523.01, 1523.02, 1523.03, 1523.04, 1523.05, 1523.06, 1523.07, 1523.08, 1523.09, 1523.10, 1523.11, 1523.12, 1523.13, 1523.14, 1523.15, 1523.16, 1523.17, 1523.18, 1523.19, 1523.20, 1533.89, 154.01, 154.22, 1541.01, 1541.02, 1541.03, 1541.031, 1541.032, 1541.04, 1541.05, 1541.06, 1541.07, 1541.082, 1541.083, 1541.09, 1541.10, 1541.11, 1541.16, 1541.17, 1541.18, 1541.19, 1541.20, 1541.22, 1541.23, 1541.24, 1541.26, 1541.31, 1541.32, 1541.40, 1541.41, 1541.42, 1541.99, 1546.01, 1546.02, 1546.021, 1546.03, 1546.04, 1546.05, 1546.06, 1546.07, 1546.08, 1546.09, 1546.10, 1546.11, 1546.12, 1546.13, 1546.14, 1546.15, 1546.16, 1546.17, 1546.18, 1546.19, 1546.20, 1546.21, 1546.22, 1546.23, 1546.24, 1546.30, 1546.31, 1546.90, 1546.91, 1546.92, 1546.99, 1547.01, 1547.05, 1547.051, 1547.052, 1547.06, 1547.08, 1547.111, 1547.14, 1547.18, 1547.20, 1547.24, 1547.25, 1547.26, 1547.30, 1547.301, 1547.303, 1547.31, 1547.36, 1547.38, 1547.41, 1547.51, 1547.52, 1547.521, 1547.522, 1547.523, 1547.53, 1547.531, 1547.532, 1547.54, 1547.541, 1547.542, 1547.543, 1547.544, 1547.55, 1547.56, 1547.57, 1547.59, 1547.61, 1547.63, 1547.65, 1547.66, 1547.67, 1547.68, 1547.71, 1547.72, 1547.73, 1547.74, 1547.75, 1547.77, 1547.78, 1547.79, 1547.80, 1547.81, 1547.83, 1547.85, 1547.86, 1547.87, 1547.99, 1548.01, 1548.02, 1548.031, 1548.032, 1548.05, 1548.06, 1548.061, 1548.07, 1548.08, 1548.09, 1548.10, 1548.11, 1548.12, 1548.13, 1548.14, 1548.141, 1548.15, 1548.17, 1548.18, 1548.20, 1548.22, 1557.06, 2905.05, 2909.09, 2930.01, 2935.01, 2935.03, 2981.01, 3701.18, 3714.03, 3734.02, 3734.05, 3734.11, 3767.32, 3937.42, 4167.01, 4303.182, 4501.24, 4503.575, 4505.09, 4517.03, 4585.31, 4585.32, 5311.01, 5735.05, 5735.051, 5735.25, 5735.29, 5735.30, 742.63, 903.01
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-SB-293
 
SB333MBR-WATER QUALITY (HITE C) To revise specified laws relating to environmental protection.
 Current Status:   11/29/2016 - Senate Energy and Natural Resources, (Third Hearing)
 Recent Status:   11/22/2016 - Senate Energy and Natural Resources, (Second Hearing)
11/15/2016 - Senate Energy and Natural Resources, (First Hearing)
 ORC Sections:   1506.21, 1506.23, 3714.01, 3714.02, 3714.022, 3714.051, 3714.06, 3714.062, 3714.082, 3734.061, 3734.19, 3734.20, 3734.21, 3734.22, 3734.23, 3734.30, 5301.80, 6109.08, 6109.24, 6109.25, 6111.03, 6111.04, 6111.07, 6111.30, 6111.33, 6111.34
 State Bill Page:   https://www.legislature.ohio.gov/legislation/legislation-summary?id=GA131-SB-333
 
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