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House Committees

CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Agriculture and Rural Development
Date
March 24, 2015
Status
1st Hearing
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Rep. Patmon
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Rep. Hall
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Proponent
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Witness
Dick Goddard
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Proponent
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Agriculture and Rural Development
Date
May 26, 2015
Status
2nd Hearing
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Witness
Corey Roscoe
Organization
The Humane Society of the United States
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Proponent
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Witness
Amy Beichler
Organization
PAWS
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Proponent
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Witness
Vicki Deisner
Organization
ASPCA
Testifying As
Proponent
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Witness
Steffan Baldwin
Organization
Animal Cruelty Task Force of Ohio
Testifying As
Proponent
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Witness
Mike Smeck
Organization
Private Citizen
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Proponent
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Witness
Sandra Horvath
Organization
Ohio Alliance for Animal Cruelty Reform
Testifying As
Proponent
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Witness
Sharon Harvey
Organization
Cleveland Animal Protection League
Testifying As
Proponent
Document
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Witness
Nancy Blaney
Organization
Animal Welfare Institute
Testifying As
Proponent
Document
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Witness
Brian Weltge
Organization
Ohio Federated Humane Societies
Testifying As
Proponent
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Witness
Phil Arkow
Organization
National Link Coalition
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Proponent
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Agriculture and Rural Development
Date
June 9, 2015
Status
3rd Hearing
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Witness
Jason Cooke
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Witness
John Leutz
Organization
County Commissioners Association of Ohio
Testifying As
Interested Party
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Witness
John Murphy
Organization
Ohio Prosecuting Attorneys Association
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Opponent
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Agriculture and Rural Development
Date
June 16, 2015
Status
4th Hearing
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Ledy VanKavage
Organization
Best Friends Animal Society
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Senate Committees

CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Agriculture
Date
January 26, 2016
Status
1st Hearing
Bill Text
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Representative Patmon
Organization
Ohio House of Representatives
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Representative Hall
Organization
Ohio House of Represenatives
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Proponent
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Agriculture
Date
April 12, 2016
Status
2nd Hearing
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Witness
Amy Beichler
Organization
Public Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)
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Proponent
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Witness
Diana Austin
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Proponent
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Witness
Vicki Deisner
Organization
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA)
Testifying As
Proponent
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Witness
Sandra Horvath
Organization
The Law Office of Sandra Horvath, LLC
Testifying As
Proponent
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Witness
Luke Westerman
Testifying As
Proponent
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Witness
Kyle Silvers
Testifying As
Proponent
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Witness
Corey Roscoe
Organization
Humane Society of the United States
Testifying As
Proponent
Document
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Witness
Edward Carroll
Testifying As
Proponent
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Agriculture
Date
April 26, 2016
Status
3rd Hearing
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Witness
Carl Burgio
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Proponent
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Witness
Pat Fogo
Organization
Various animal welfare organizations
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Interested Party
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Witness
Jason Cooke
Testifying As
Interested Party
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Witness
Beth Sheehan
Testifying As
Opponent
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Witness
John Murphy
Organization
Ohio Prosecuting Attorneys Association
Testifying As
Opponent
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Witness
DanaMarie Pannella
Organization
Holland & Muirden Attorney's at Law
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Interested Party
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CommitteeDateStatusBill Text
Committee
Agriculture
Date
May 25, 2016
Status
4th Hearing
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Primary Sponsors

Bill Patmon
David Hall
 

Cosponsors

REPRESENTATIVES
Marlene Anielski
Nickie J. Antonio
Michael Ashford
Nan A. Baker
John Barnes
Louis W. Blessing III
Janine R. Boyd
Tim W. Brown
Nicholas J. Celebrezze
Jack Cera
Mike Dovilla
Denise Driehaus
Teresa Fedor
Ronald V. Gerberry
Cheryl L. Grossman
Bob D. Hackett
Stephen D. Hambley
Michael Henne
Stephanie Howse
Greta Johnson
Terry Johnson
Sarah LaTourette
David Leland
Michele Lepore-Hagan
Michael J. O'Brien
Sean O'Brien
John Patterson
Dorothy Pelanda
Debbie Phillips
Dan Ramos
John M. Rogers
Mark J. Romanchuk
Margaret Ann Ruhl
Kirk Schuring
Barbara R. Sears
Michael Sheehy
Marilyn Slaby
Stephen Slesnick
Kent Smith
Martin J. Sweeney
SENATORS
Kevin Bacon
Bill Beagle
Edna Brown
Capri S. Cafaro
Bill Coley
John Eklund
Randy Gardner
Lou Gentile
Cliff Hite
Jay Hottinger
Jim Hughes
Frank LaRose
Peggy Lehner
Larry Obhof
Scott Oelslager
Tom Patton
Bob Peterson
Tom Sawyer
Michael J. Skindell
Charleta B. Tavares
Cecil Thomas
Joe Uecker
Sandra R. Williams
Kenny Yuko
 
 
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