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.
COLUMBUS, Ohio — An Ohio Senate committee is expected to continue hearings on Tuesday about a proposal to offer a three-day state sales tax holiday this summer for back-to-school buys.
COLUMBUS– The Ohio Senate today passed Senate Joint Resolution 6, sponsored by Senator Kevin Bacon (R–Minerva Park), which seeks to renew the State Capital Improvement Program (SCIP). The partnership between SCIP and the Ohio Public Works Commission finances important public capital improvement and public infrastructure projects across Ohio.