OH HB4 | 2019-2020 | 133rd General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 56-34)
Status: Passed on April 14 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-04-14 - Effective 4/14/20
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


To enact section 6301.22 of the Revised Code regarding the governor's office of workforce transformation and industry-recognized credentials and certificate programs.

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Develop industry-recognized credential and certificate programs


Rep. Tracy Richardson [R]Rep. Brian Baldridge [R]Rep. Gil Blair [D]Sen. Louis Blessing [R]
Rep. Kristin Boggs [D]Rep. Janine Boyd [D]Rep. Richard Brown [D]Rep. James Butler [R]
Rep. Rick Carfagna [R]Rep. Sara Carruthers [R]Rep. Randi Clites [D]Rep. Erica Crawley [D]
Rep. Jon Cross [R]Rep. Robert Cupp [R]Rep. Anthony DeVitis [R]Rep. Sedrick Denson [D]
Rep. Jay Edwards [R]Rep. Tavia Galonski [D]Rep. Haraz Ghanbari [R]Rep. Timothy Ginter [R]
Rep. Doug Green [R]Rep. Dave Greenspan [R]Rep. Diane Grendell [R]Rep. Stephen Hambley [R]
Rep. Paula Hicks-Hudson [D]Rep. Adam Holmes [R]Rep. James Hoops [R]Rep. Stephanie Howse [D]
Rep. Catherine Ingram [D]Rep. Don Jones [R]Rep. Darrell Kick [R]Rep. Kyle Koehler [R]
Rep. Laura Lanese [R]Rep. David Leland [D]Rep. Michele Lepore-Hagan [D]Rep. Mary Lightbody [D]
Rep. Don Manning [R]Rep. Gayle Manning [R]Rep. Riordan McClain [R]Rep. Adam Miller [D]
Rep. Joe Miller [D]Rep. Jessica Miranda [D]Rep. Michael O'Brien [D]Sen. Scott Oelslager [R]
Rep. John Patterson [D]Rep. Thomas Patton [R]Rep. Rick Perales [R]Rep. Phil Plummer [R]
Rep. Bill Reineke [R]Rep. Craig Riedel [R]Rep. Bill Roemer [R]Rep. John Rogers [D]
Rep. Mark Romanchuk [R]Rep. Allison Russo [D]Rep. Scott Ryan [R]Rep. William Seitz [R]
Rep. Kent Smith [D]Rep. Todd Smith [R]Rep. Lisa Sobecki [D]Rep. Bride Sweeney [D]
Rep. Emilia Strong Sykes [D]Rep. Terrence Upchurch [D]Rep. Casey Weinstein [D]Rep. Thomas West [D]
Rep. Scott Wiggam [R]Rep. Shane Wilkin [R]Rep. Paul Zeltwanger [R]Sen. Andrew Brenner [R]
Sen. William Coley [R]Sen. Hearcel Craig [D]Sen. Matthew Dolan [R]Sen. John Eklund [R]
Sen. Theresa Gavarone [R]Sen. Robert Hackett [R]Sen. Frank Hoagland [R]Sen. Stephen Huffman [R]
Sen. Terry Johnson [R]Sen. Stephanie Kunze [R]Sen. Peggy Lehner [R]Sen. Nathan Manning [R]
Sen. Robert McColley [R]Sen. Sean O'Brien [D]Sen. Bob Peterson [R]Sen. Michael Rulli [R]
Rep. Timothy Schaffer [R]Sen. Vernon Sykes [D]Sen. Cecil Thomas [D]Sen. Sandra Williams [D]
Sen. Steve Wilson [R]Sen. Kenny Yuko [D]

Roll Calls

2019-12-11 - Senate - Senate Passed (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-12-11 - Senate - Senate Favorable Passage (Y: 10 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-06-06 - House - House Passed (Y: 89 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-06-05 - House - House Favorable Passage (Y: 15 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-04-14 Effective 4/14/20
2019-12-11SenateReported: Transportation, Commerce and Workforce
2019-07-17SenateRefer to Committee: Transportation, Commerce and Workforce
2019-06-05HouseReported - Substitute: Economic and Workforce Development
2019-05-21HouseRefer to Committee: Economic and Workforce Development


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
63New CodeSee Bill Text
6301New CodeSee Bill Text
630122New CodeSee Bill Text

Ohio State Sources

Bill Comments