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    Ohio Education Legislation 2019-2020

    Pending and Enacted in the 133rd Ohio General Assembly
    Current as of February 20, 2019

    Listed below are the bills affecting K-12 education that are pending or were enacted in the 133rd Ohio General Assembly which opened in January 2019 and will conclude in December 2020.

    We include links to the full text of the legislation which include that most recent available analysis from the Ohio Legislative Service Commission. The bills are listed by number from the most recently introduced to the earliest with House bills listed first, followed by Senate bills.

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    H.B. 90 - Educational Materials
    Sponsored by Representative Niraj Antani (R-Miamisburg)

    Requires the development of an instructional program and educational and informational materials and the dissemination of those materials to protect the humanity of the unborn child and makes an appropriation.
    Chronology
    February 20, 2019 Introduced in the House


    H.B. 22 - School Facilities
    Sponsored by Representative Niraj Antani (R-Miamisburg)

    Requires the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission and the Department of Education to conduct a study regarding certain school building amenities.
    Chronology
    February 12, 2019 Introduced in the House


    S.B. 34 - School Employment
    Sponsored by Senator Stephanie Kunze (R-Hilliard)

    Regarding school employee employment and educator licensure and conduct.
    Chronology
    February 12, 2019 Introduced in the Senate
    February 12, 2019 Referred to Education Committee


    S.B. 26 - Educator Tax Deduction
    Sponsored by Senator Stephanie Kunze (R-Hilliard)

    Authorizes a state income tax deduction for teachers' out-of-pocket expenses for professional development and classroom supplies.
    Chronology
    February 12, 2019 Introduced in the Senate
    February 19, 2019 Referred to Ways & Means Committee


    S.B. 4 - School Facilities
    Sponsored by Senator Stephanie Kunze (R-Hilliard)

    Makes a capital appropriation for school facilities assistance.
    Chronology
    February 12, 2019 Introduced in the Senate
    February 13, 2019 Referred to Finance Committee