Legislation sponsored by State Senator Kevin Bacon that updates Ohio’s insurance laws to reflect recent changes in federal law was signed today by Governor John Kasich. Senate Bill 9 suspends the Open Enrollment Program, the Ohio Health Reinsurance Program, and the conversion of health insurance policies/contracts option. These programs will be rendered unnecessary beginning in 2014 due to changes in federal law.
“Senate Bill 76 closes the loophole in Ohio Law so that offenders can no longer circumvent service of their protection order to avoid prosecution, ” said Bacon.
State Senator Kevin Bacon today honored The Ohio State University football team for winning the first ever College Football Playoff National Championship.
During the Opening Ceremonies, State Senator Kevin Bacon (R–Minerva Park), was sworn in for his second term in the Ohio Senate, representing the 3rd District in the state legislature’s upper chamber. Senator Bacon won reelection to the seat in the November 4, 2014 General Election.
“I am deeply honored to be recognized as Legislator of the Year by an organization dedicated to improving the lives of individuals by recognizing their abilities rather than their disabilities,” said Bacon.