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House Committees

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Committee
Education
Date
February 4, 2015
Status
1st Hearing
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Rep. Dovilla and Rep. Roegner
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Education
Date
February 11, 2015
Status
2nd Hearing
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Chad Aldis
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Thomas B. Fordham Institute
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Matt Verber
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StudentsFirst
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Tony Vitanza
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StudentsFirst
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Patrick Manning
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StudentsFirst
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Katie Karpinski
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StudentsFirst
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Claire Powell
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StudentsFirst
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Chuck Bartsche
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StudentsFirst
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Education
Date
February 18, 2015
Status
3rd Hearing
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Darlene Chambers
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Ohio Association of Public Charter Schools
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Peggy Young
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Ohio Association of Charter School Authorizers
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LK Williams
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StudentsFirst
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Penn Berens
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StudentsFirst
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Emily Underation
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StudentsFirst
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Arjun Subramanyam
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StudentsFirst
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Becky Higgins
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Ohio Education Association
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Charlene Chattams
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StudentsFirst
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Elyse Giardullo
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StudentsFirst
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Destin Grayson
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StudentsFirst
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Shareese Aouad
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StudentsFirst
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Eman Darwish
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StudentsFirst
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Austin Ambrose
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StudentsFirst
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Mark Pfau
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StudentsFirst
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Kristine Frech
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StudentsFirst
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Gautham Kaveti
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StudentsFirst
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La Queta Worley
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StudentsFirst
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Stephanie Klupinski
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Cleveland Metropolitan School District
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Education
Date
March 4, 2015
Status
4th Hearing
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Dave Yost
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State Auditor of Ohio
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OSBA, BASA, & OASBO
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OSBA, BASA, & OASBO
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Lori Ward and Kevin Dalton
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Ohio 8
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Education
Date
March 9, 2015
Status
5th Hearing
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Dennis Hetzel
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Ohio Newspaper Association
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Darold Johnson
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Ohio Federation of Teachers
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Dr. Richard Varatti
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Quaker Digital Academy
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Bill Phillis
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Ohio Coalition for Equity and Adequacy of School Funding
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Stephen Dyer
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Innovation Ohio
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Education
Date
March 11, 2015
Status
6th Hearing
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Jennifer Dillard
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American Association of University Women of Ohio
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Denis Smith
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Retired, ODE
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Mary Addi
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Education
Date
March 17, 2015
Status
7th Hearing
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Denis Smith
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Ohio Department of Education
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Andrew Wilson
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Fairborn City Schools Board of Education
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Sandra White
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Findlay Digital Academy
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Education
Date
March 24, 2015
Status
8th Hearing
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Education
Date
March 25, 2015
Status
9th Hearing
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Senate Committees

CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Finance - Education Subcommittee
Date
April 15, 2015
Status
1st Hearing
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Rep. Dovilla
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Rep. Roegner
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Finance - Education Subcommittee
Date
April 22, 2015
Status
2nd Hearing
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Matt Verber
Organization
StudentsFirst
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Chad Aldis
Organization
Thomas B. Fordham Institute
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Finance - Education Subcommittee
Date
May 6, 2015
Status
3rd Hearing
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Steve Lyons
Organization
Columbus Partnership
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Darlene Chambers
Organization
Ohio Alliance for Public Charter Schools
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Witness
Judy Hennessey
Organization
Dayton Early College Academy (DECA)
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Witness
Andrew Boy
Organization
United Schools Network
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Andy Smarick
Organization
Bellwether Education Partners
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Finance - Education Subcommittee
Date
May 20, 2015
Status
4th Hearing
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Dave Yost
Organization
Auditor of State
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John Zitzner
Organization
Friends of Breakthrough Schools
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Dennis Hetzel
Organization
Ohio Newspaper Association
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Interested Party
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Megan O'Bryan
Organization
Cleveland Transformation Alliance
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Interested Party
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Sandra White
Organization
Findlay Digital Academy
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Pete Bartkowiak
Organization
Townsend Community School
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Matthew Dotson
Organization
OEA
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Hannah Powell
Organization
KIPP Columbus
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Kristi Phillips-Schwartz
Organization
Cincinnati Business Committee
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William Phillis - Written Only
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Ohio Coalition for Equity & Adequacy of School Funding
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Dropout Prevention and Recovery Schools Group - Written Only
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Edward Kurt - Written Only
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Findlay City Schools
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Finance - Education Subcommittee
Date
May 27, 2015
Status
5th Hearing
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Bob Blackburn
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Pickerington Community School
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Doug Gillum
Organization
Everest High School
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Peggy Young
Organization
Ohio Association of Charter School Authorizers (OACSA)
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Stephanie Klupinski
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Cleveland Metropolitan School District
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Finance - Education Subcommittee
Date
June 25, 2015
Status
6th Hearing
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Finance - Education Subcommittee
Date
June 26, 2015
Status
7th Hearing
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Primary Sponsors

Mike Dovilla
Kristina Roegner
 

Cosponsors

REPRESENTATIVES
Marlene Anielski
Louis W. Blessing III
Andrew Brenner
Tim W. Brown
Jim Buchy
Tony Burkley
Robert R. Cupp
Anthony DeVitis
Jonathan Dever
Mike Duffey
Cheryl L. Grossman
Bob D. Hackett
Christina Hagan
Bill Hayes
Michael Henne
J. Kyle Koehler
Steven W. Kraus
Stephanie Kunze
Nathan H. Manning
Jeff McClain
Dorothy Pelanda
Rick Perales
Mark J. Romanchuk
Cliff Rosenberger
Gary Scherer
Marilyn Slaby
Ryan Smith
Louis Terhar
Andy Thompson
Ron Young
SENATORS
Troy Balderson
Dave Burke
Bill Coley
John Eklund
Randy Gardner
Cliff Hite
Shannon Jones
Frank LaRose
Peggy Lehner
Gayle Manning
Larry Obhof
Bob Peterson
Tom Sawyer
Cecil Thomas
Chris Widener
Sandra R. Williams
Kenny Yuko
 
 
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