Senate District 20
Tim Schaffer
 
 
 
 
 
 
January 11, 2022
COLUMBUS-State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) announced this week the state's Controlling Board approval of $750,000 to the Fairfield County Alcohol, Drug, and Mental Health (ADAMH) Board towards its project in Lancaster.
 
December 14, 2021
COLUMBUS-State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) today applauded the recent announcement by Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections to renovate the Hocking Correctional Unit.
 
November 17, 2021
COLUMBUS-State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) this week introduced two bills addressing the right to self defense and ammunition and firearm sales.
 
November 5, 2021
COLUMBUS-State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) today applauded the announcement by the Ohio Department of National Resources (ODNR) that Coyote Run will be named the 140th State Nature Preserve. 
 
October 29, 2021
COLUMBUS-State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) today announced that several senior centers and adult day services providers in the 20th Senate District will receive CARES Act funding from the Ohio Department of Aging. 
 
October 20, 2021
COLUMBUS-State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) today announced the passage of legislation by the Ohio Senate that would prevent state and local governments from seizing firearms without cause during a state of emergency.
 
October 6, 2021
COLUMBUS-State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) today announced the unanimous passage of Senate Bill 217 by the Ohio Senate. The bill, sponsored by Schaffer, will align the Ohio Revised Code with Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) guidelines for criminal records checks.
 
October 6, 2021
COLUMBUS- Today, the Ohio Senate unanimously passed House Bill 291, which designates a portion of State Route 158 in Fairfield County as the "Sgt. Joseph P. Collette Memorial Highway". 
 
October 4, 2021
COLUMBUS-State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) announced today the state's Controlling Board approval of $302,435 for the Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) and the Fairfield County Commissioners to establish agricultural easements on farmland in Fairfield County.
 
September 30, 2021
COLUMBUS- The first meeting of the Ohio Legislative Appalachian Caucus was held on Wednesday, focused on bringing awareness and legislative solutions on issues specific to Ohio's Appalachian counties. Chaired by State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster), the caucus will address broadband access, economic development, road infrastructure, and other issues Ohio's Appalachian communities are facing.
 
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