OH SB57 | 2019-2020 | 133rd General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 47-28)
Status: Passed on July 30 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-07-30 - Effective 7/30/19 - Emergency: Most provisions effective 07/30/19; Certain provisions effective 09/20/19 and 03/22/20
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


To amend sections 109.572, 924.01, 3719.01, 3719.41, 4729.01, 4776.01, and 5713.30, to enact sections 924.212, 928.01, 928.02, 928.03, 928.04, 928.05, 928.06, 928.07, and 928.99 of the Revised Code to establish conditions and requirements governing the regulation of hemp and hemp products, to amend the version of section 109.572 that is scheduled to take effect on September 20, 2019, and the versions of sections 3719.01, 3719.41, and 4729.01 of the Revised Code that are scheduled to take effect on March 22, 2020, to continue the provisions of this act on and after those dates, and to declare an emergency.

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Decriminalize hemp and license hemp cultivation


Sen. Brian Hill [R]Sen. Stephen Huffman [R]Sen. Louis Blessing [R]Rep. Kristin Boggs [D]
Rep. Jamie Callender [R]Rep. Rick Carfagna [R]Rep. Jack Cera [D]Rep. Randi Clites [D]
Rep. Erica Crawley [D]Rep. Jon Cross [R]Rep. Jeffrey Crossman [D]Rep. Sedrick Denson [D]
Rep. Tavia Galonski [D]Rep. Doug Green [R]Rep. Diane Grendell [R]Rep. Stephen Hambley [R]
Rep. James Hoops [R]Rep. Catherine Ingram [D]Rep. Don Jones [R]Rep. Kris Jordan [R]
Rep. Darrell Kick [R]Rep. Kyle Koehler [R]Rep. Laura Lanese [R]Sen. George Lang [R]
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. Jessica Miranda [D]Rep. Michael O'Brien [D]
Rep. Thomas Patton [R]Rep. Rick Perales [R]Sen. Bill Reineke [R]Rep. Tracy Richardson [R]
Rep. Phillip Robinson [D]Rep. John Rogers [D]Rep. Scott Ryan [R]Rep. Gary Scherer [R]
Rep. William Seitz [R]Rep. Michael Sheehy [D]Rep. Kent Smith [D]Rep. Ryan Smith [R]
Rep. Todd Smith [R]Rep. Dick Stein [R]Rep. Reggie Stoltzfus [R]Rep. Fred Strahorn [D]
Rep. Terrence Upchurch [D]Rep. Casey Weinstein [D]Rep. Thomas West [D]Rep. Scott Wiggam [R]
Rep. Shane Wilkin [R]Sen. Andrew Brenner [R]Sen. William Coley [R]Sen. Hearcel Craig [D]
Sen. Matthew Dolan [R]Sen. John Eklund [R]Sen. Teresa Fedor [D]Sen. Theresa Gavarone [R]
Sen. Robert Hackett [R]Sen. Frank Hoagland [R]Sen. Matt Huffman [R]Sen. Stephanie Kunze [R]
Sen. Peggy Lehner [R]Sen. Nathan Manning [R]Sen. Sean O'Brien [D]Sen. Bob Peterson [R]
Sen. Kirk Schuring [R]Sen. Vernon Sykes [D]Sen. Cecil Thomas [D]Sen. Joseph Uecker [R]
Sen. Sandra Williams [D]Sen. Steve Wilson [R]Sen. Kenny Yuko [D]

Roll Calls

2019-07-17 - House - House Passed (Y: 89 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-06-05 - House - House Favorable Passage (Y: 12 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-28 - Senate - Senate Passed (Y: 30 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-28 - Senate - Senate Favorable Passage (Y: 9 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-07-30 Effective 7/30/19 - Emergency: Most provisions effective 07/30/19; Certain provisions effective 09/20/19 and 03/22/20
2019-07-17SenateConcurred in House amendments
2019-07-17HousePassed - Amended
2019-06-05HouseReported - Substitute: Agriculture and Rural Development
2019-04-02HouseRefer to Committee: Agriculture and Rural Development
2019-03-28SenateReported - Substitute: Agriculture and Natural Resources
2019-02-26SenateRefer to Committee: Agriculture and Natural Resources


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371941Amended CodeCitation Text
47Amended CodeCitation Text
4729Amended CodeCitation Text
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4776Amended CodeCitation Text
477601Amended CodeCitation Text
57Amended CodeCitation Text
5713Amended CodeCitation Text
571330Amended CodeCitation Text
9New CodeSee Bill Text
924Amended CodeCitation Text
92401Amended CodeCitation Text
924212New CodeSee Bill Text
928New CodeSee Bill Text
92801New CodeSee Bill Text
92802New CodeSee Bill Text
92803New CodeSee Bill Text
92804New CodeSee Bill Text
92805New CodeSee Bill Text
92806New CodeSee Bill Text
92807New CodeSee Bill Text
92899New CodeSee Bill Text

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