Current Legislation

Below is legislation we are tracking during the 133rd Ohio General Assembly.
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HOUSE BILLS

House Bill 2 – Create TechCred and Microcredential Assistance Programs
Status: Passed by Ohio House; amended version passed by Senate

House Bill 9 – Regards student degree completion and general ed requirements
Status: Passed by Ohio House; referred to Senate Higher Education Committee

House Bill 88 – Forming Open and Robust University Minds (FORUM) Act
Status: Referred to House Civil Justice Committee

House Bill 164 – Regards student religious expression
Status: Passed the Ohio House; introduced in the Ohio Senate

House Bill 166 – Biennial State Operating Budget
Status: Enacted into law

House Bill 193 – Expand tax deduction for contributions to 529 plans
Status: Referred to House Ways and Means Committee

House Bill 404 – Allow state university trustees attend meetings electronically
Status: Referred to House Higher Education Committee

House Bill 410 – Exempt post-secondary student textbooks from sales tax
Status: Referred to House Ways & Means Committee

SENATE BILLS

Senate Bill 40 – Forming Open and Robust University Minds (FORUM) Act
Status: Referred to Education Committee

Senate Bill 69 – Regards community college career programs-grants/credit
Status: Referred to Higher Education Committee

Senate Bill 120 – Conduct performance audits of state higher ed institutions
Status: Passed by Senate; referred to House Higher Education Committee

Senate Bill 181 – Create template for workforce-education partnership programs
Status: Referred to Higher Education Committee