OH SB226 | 2017-2018 | 132nd General Assembly


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 55-26)
Status: Passed on March 30 2018 - 100% progression
Action: 2018-03-30 - Effective 3/30/18 - Emergency: effective March 30, 2018
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


To amend sections 3311.50, 5705.215, 5739.02, 5739.03, and 5739.05 of the Revised Code to provide for a permanent three-day sales tax "holiday" each August during which sales of clothing and school supplies are exempt from sales and use tax, to authorize a county school financing district property tax for school safety, security, and mental health services, and to declare an emergency.

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Make sales tax holiday for clothes and school supplies permanent


Sen. Kevin Bacon [R]Sen. John Eklund [R]Sen. Frank LaRose [R]Sen. Kenny Yuko [D]
Sen. Scott Oelslager [R]Sen. Gayle Manning [R]Sen. Jay Hottinger [R]Sen. Peggy Lehner [R]
Sen. Louis Terhar [R]Sen. Bill Beagle [R]Sen. Robert Hackett [R]Sen. Jason Wilson [D]
Sen. Edna Brown [D]Sen. Dave Burke [R]Sen. Matthew Dolan [R]Sen. Randall Gardner [R]
Sen. Frank Hoagland [R]Sen. Matt Huffman [R]Sen. Stephanie Kunze [R]Sen. Larry Obhof [R]
Sen. Sean O'Brien [D]Sen. Bob Peterson [R]Sen. Joseph Schiavoni [D]Sen. Vernon Sykes [D]
Sen. Charleta Tavares [D]Sen. Cecil Thomas [D]Sen. Joseph Uecker [R]Sen. Sandra Williams [D]
Rep. Timothy Schaffer [R]Rep. John Rogers [D]Rep. Marlene Anielski [R]Rep. Jack Cera [D]
Rep. Stephen Hambley [R]Rep. Bill Patmon [D]Rep. Wes Retherford [R]Rep. Niraj Antani [R]
Rep. Nickie Antonio [D]Rep. Steven Arndt [R]Rep. Michael Ashford [D]Rep. Kristin Boggs [D]
Rep. Andrew Brenner [R]Rep. Richard Brown [D]Rep. Rick Carfagna [R]Rep. Nicholas Celebrezze [D]
Rep. Kathleen Clyde [D]Rep. Hearcel Craig [D]Rep. Jay Edwards [R]Rep. Keith Faber [R]
Rep. Tavia Galonski [D]Rep. Theresa Gavarone [R]Rep. Doug Green [R]Rep. Dave Greenspan [R]
Rep. Christina Hagan [R]Rep. Glenn Holmes [D]Rep. Ron Hood [R]Rep. James Hoops [R]
Sen. Jim Hughes [R]Rep. Kyle Koehler [R]Rep. Al Landis [R]Rep. Sarah LaTourette [R]
Rep. David Leland [D]Rep. Michele Lepore-hagan [D]Rep. Scott Lipps [R]Rep. Nathan Manning [R]
Rep. Derek Merrin [R]Rep. Eugene Miller [D]Rep. Michael O'Brien [D]Rep. John Patterson [D]
Rep. Thomas Patton [R]Rep. Dorothy Pelanda [R]Rep. Bill Reineke [R]Rep. Craig Riedel [R]
Rep. Kristina Roegner [R]Rep. Mark Romanchuk [R]Rep. Kirk Schuring [R]Rep. Marilyn Slaby [R]
Rep. Ryan Smith [R]Rep. Dick Stein [R]Rep. Andy Thompson [R]Rep. Scott Wiggam [R]
Rep. Ron Young [R]

Roll Calls

2018-03-21 - House - House Passed (Y: 93 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-02-07 - Senate - Senate Passed (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2018-03-30 Effective 3/30/18 - Emergency: effective March 30, 2018
2018-03-21SenateConcurred in House amendments
2018-03-15HouseReported - Substitute: Ways and Means
2018-02-20HouseRefer to Committee: Ways and Means
2018-01-24SenateReported: Ways and Means
2017-11-15SenateRefer to Committee: Ways and Means


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
33Amended CodeCitation Text
3311Amended CodeCitation Text
331150Amended CodeCitation Text
57Amended CodeCitation Text
5705Amended CodeCitation Text
5705215Amended CodeCitation Text
5739Amended CodeCitation Text
573902Amended CodeCitation Text
573903Amended CodeCitation Text
573905Amended CodeCitation Text

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