OH HB276 | 2011-2012 | 129th General Assembly

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Status: Passed on June 4 2012 - 100% progress
Action: 2012-06-04 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]

Summary

To amend sections 1.61, 303.01, 303.21, 519.01, 519.21, 901.511, 903.10, 929.01, 1309.102, 1311.55, 1729.01, 3781.06, 5501.50, and 5713.30 of the Revised Code to include algaculture in the laws governing agriculture, in the definition of "agriculture" for purposes of the laws governing county and township zoning, and in the laws governing current agricultural use valuation; to exclude from zoning restrictions the production from certain feedstocks of biodiesel, biomass energy, electric or heat energy, and biologically derived methane gas; to include that production in the laws governing current agricultural use valuation; to provide for the establishment of best management practices for that production under the Concentrated Animal Feeding Facilities Law; to establish the Legislative Task Force to Study Anaerobic Digesters for Agricultural Use and Application in the State; and to declare an emergency.

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Title

To include algaculture in the laws governing agriculture, in the definition of "agriculture" for purposes of the laws governing county and township zoning, and in the laws governing current agricultural use valuation; to exclude from zoning restrictions the production from certain feedstocks of biodiesel, biomass energy, electric or heat energy, and biologically derived methane gas; to include that production in the laws governing current agricultural use valuation; to provide for the establishment of best management practices for that production under the Concentrated Animal Feeding Facilities Law; to establish the Legislative Task Force to Study Anaerobic Digesters for Agricultural Use and Application in the State; and to declare an emergency.

Sponsors

Sen Shannon JonesRep Lynn SlabyRep Andy ThompsonSen Kevin Bacon
Sen Bill BeagleSen Charleta B. TavaresRep John CareyRep Teresa Fedor
Rep Terry JohnsonRep Sean O'BrienRep Bill PatmonRep Kristina Roegner
Rep Craig NewboldSen Chris WidenerSen Jim HughesSen Tom Patton
Rep Richard AdamsRep Mike DovillaRep Mike DuffeyRep Anne Gonzales
Rep Bill HayesRep Michael HenneRep Casey KozlowskiRep Kirk Schuring
Rep Ron YoungRep Rex DamschroderSen Larry ObhofRep Robert Sprague
Sen Cliff HiteRep Christina HaganSen Bill ColeySen Troy Balderson
Sen Dave BurkeRep Dorothy PelandaRep Brian HillSen John Eklund
Sen Gayle ManningSen Peggy LehnerRep Marlene AnielskiRep Nickie Antonio
Rep John Barnes, Jr.Rep Jim BuchyRep James ButlerRep Lou Gentile
Rep Al LandisRep Zack MilkovichRep Dan RamosSen Frank LaRose
Sen Lou GentileRep Margaret RuhlRep William G. BatchelderRep Clayton R. Luckie
Rep Matt LundyRep Dale MalloryRep Jon M. PetersonRep Barbara R. Sears
Rep Stephen SlesnickRep Gerald L. StebeltonRep Matt SzollosiRep Lynn R. Wachtmann
Rep Kenny YukoRep Tom LetsonRep Matt HuffmanRep Danny R. Bubp
Rep Ted CelesteRep Courtney Eric CombsRep Timothy J. DeGeeterRep Steven L. Driehaus
Rep Lorraine M. FendeRep Mike FoleyRep Bruce W. GoodwinRep Jay P. Goyal
Rep Jay HottingerSen Capri S. CafaroSen Keith FaberSen Eric H. Kearney
Rep Terry BlairRep Terry BooseRep John Patrick CarneyRep Timothy Derickson
Rep Nancy GarlandRep Cheryl GrossmanRep Robert HackettRep Dave Hall
Rep Ron MaagRep Jeffrey McClainRep Troy BaldersonRep Nan Baker
Sen Tom NiehausSen Tom SawyerSen Tim SchafferSen Bill Seitz
Sen Mark WagonerRep Tracey HeardRep Roland WinburnRep Dennis Murray
Sen Joe SchiavoniRep Ron AmstutzRep Debbie Phillips

Roll Calls

2012-02-15 - House - Senate Amendments (Y: 92 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2012-02-15 - House - Senate Amendments - Emergency Clause (Y: 89 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2012-02-14 - Senate - Third Consideration (Y: 33 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2012-02-14 - Senate - Third Consideration - Emergency Clause (Y: 33 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2011-12-13 - House - Third Consideration (Y: 92 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2012-06-04 Effective Date
2012-03-02 Governor' Action
2012-03-06 End of 10-day period
2012-02-23 Sent to Governor
2012-02-15 Concurrence
2012-02-14 Passed 3rd Consideration Senate
2012-02-14 Committee Report - S
2011-12-14 To Agriculture, Environment & Natural Resources
2011-12-14 Introduced to Senate
2011-12-13 Passed 3rd Consideration House
2011-12-07 Committee Report - S
2011-06-21 To Agriculture & Natural Resources
2011-06-21 Introduced to House

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