The Legislature’s Lame-Duck Threats

Ohio lawmakers have been on recess since June, but they’ll return to action in mid-November after the general election.

Members of the legislature who want to pass pending legislation yet this year will be under the gun since bills not enacted by year’s end will need to be introduced as new legislation in 2023, thereby restarting the committee process.

Among bills still pending in the 134th General Assembly are the following, all of which are opposed by the OMA:

Here are the House and Senate session schedules for the remainder of 2022. 10/19/2022