Ohio Workforce Voucher Bill Introduced

Legislation was recently introduced in the Ohio Senate to create a workforce voucher program designed to to fill in-demand jobs, including certain manufacturing positions.

Senate Bill 5 would require the Ohio Department of Development to award vouchers to students at public and private institutions of higher education seeking degrees and licenses for jobs deemed to be in demand. The bill is currently before the Senate Workforce and Higher Education Committee. Read the bill summary. 3/15/2023