Senator Oelslager unveils the Senate's version of the budget, which cuts taxes by $1.7 billion.
Senator Oelslager unveils the Senate's version of the budget, which cuts taxes by $1.7 billion.
 Pictured (left to right): Kiefah Awadallah, Cleveland ENA Chapter Secretary; Marilyn Singleton, Ohio ENA President; Senator Scott Oelslager; Beverly Clensey, Ohio ENA Immediate Past President; Nick Chmielewski, Ohio ENA Gov. Affairs Liason; Melissa Taylor, Greater Cinci Chapter Member.
Pictured (left to right): Kiefah Awadallah, Cleveland ENA Chapter Secretary; Marilyn Singleton, Ohio ENA President; Senator Scott Oelslager; Beverly Clensey, Ohio ENA Immediate Past President; Nick Chmielewski, Ohio ENA Gov. Affairs Liason; Melissa Taylor, Greater Cinci Chapter Member.
 
Senator Oelslager looks on as the Governor signs his initiative to increase penalties for assaulting a healthcare professional while they are on the job.
Senator Oelslager looks on as the Governor signs his initiative to increase penalties for assaulting a healthcare professional while they are on the job.
 Senator Oelslager next to the Bill Willis Cleveland Browns display at the Ohio Statehouse.
Senator Oelslager next to the Bill Willis Cleveland Browns display at the Ohio Statehouse.
 Senator Oelslager at the legislative hearing on pulse oximetry with the Capo family.
Senator Oelslager at the legislative hearing on pulse oximetry with the Capo family.
The University of Walsh Choir visits the Statehouse.
The University of Walsh Choir visits the Statehouse.
 Senator Oelslager speaking as a special guest for the Ohio Physical Therapy Association.
Senator Oelslager speaking as a special guest for the Ohio Physical Therapy Association.
 Sen. Oelslager welcomes a soapbox champ to the Statehouse
Sen. Oelslager welcomes a soapbox champ to the Statehouse
Senator Oelslager speaks with Dr. Tom Matanzo and David Owsiany of the Ohio Dental Association at an event in Canton.
Senator Oelslager speaks with Dr. Tom Matanzo and David Owsiany of the Ohio Dental Association at an event in Canton.
 Senator Oelslager works at his desk in the Senate chamber.
Senator Oelslager works at his desk in the Senate chamber.
 Senator Oelslager speaks at a press conference on the introduction of a bill regarding false claims.
Senator Oelslager speaks at a press conference on the introduction of a bill regarding false claims.
Senator Oelslager (right) and his staff watch as Senate Bill 84 is signed into law by the Governor.
Senator Oelslager (right) and his staff watch as Senate Bill 84 is signed into law by the Governor.
 Senator Oelslager presides over a meeting of the Senate Health, Human Services and Aging Committee.
Senator Oelslager presides over a meeting of the Senate Health, Human Services and Aging Committee.
 Scott Oelslager is sworn in as the state senator for the 29th Ohio Senate District.
Scott Oelslager is sworn in as the state senator for the 29th Ohio Senate District.
 

Senator Scott Oelslager brings 30 years of legislative experience to the Ohio Senate as he works to promote economic development and job creation on behalf of the people of northeastern Ohio.  He represents the 29th Ohio Senate District, which encompasses most of Stark County.

 
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Senator Oelslager Serves In the Following Committees :

Civil JusticeFinanceHealth and Human ServicesRules and Reference
 
Senator Oelslager discusses the 2014 Capital Budget and the projects that it funds.

06.26.15 - Senate Passes State Budget, Returning Money To Ohio Taxpayers And Investing In Education

 
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“I’m pleased that this budget provides stability, sustainability and opportunity for our state,” said Oelslager.  “I greatly appreciate the partnership of our colleagues in the House and the Administration as we worked tirelessly on policies that return tax dollars to Ohioans and allow us to invest in education and essential services.”

 
 

06.19.15 - Oelslager Announces Senate Passage Of Bill Clarifying Probate Judges' Authority To Issue Warrants

 
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"The bill makes a simple clarification to existing state law that would give probate judges the authority to issue warrants in criminal matters—a practice already widely utilized," said Senator Oelslager. "This legislation will greatly benefit our judicial system."

 
 

06.08.15 - Oelslager Unveils $1.7 Billion Net Tax Cut In Biennial Budget Bill

 
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“The Senate put a particular emphasis on fiscal responsibility, stability and sustainability, and the plan we’ve developed exceeds those goals. I want to commend Governor Kasich and our colleagues in the House for setting us on a path to this point, and we look forward to working with them toward a consensus in the days ahead," said Senate Finance Committee Chairman Scott Oelslager (R-North Canton).

 
 

05.22.15 - The Unknown Dangers Of Pure Caffeine

 

The legislature is committed to ensuring the health and safety of all Ohioans, which is why I readily co-sponsored Senate Bill 7 last month when it passed the Ohio Senate. This bill, sponsored by my colleague Senator Gayle Manning (R-North Ridgeville) prohibits the sale of pure caffeine products. 

 
 
 
 
 

Senate District 29

 
Counties: Stark (part)
 

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Columbus, OH 43215
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Background

 
Hometown : North Canton
Party : Republican
Elected Experience :

State Senator since 2011, 1985-2002; State Representative, 2003-2010


Current Term : Expires December 2018 / Not eligible to run for another four-year term