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Establishes Startup Ohio Initiative for university development 
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Long Title To amend sections 150.03, 322.02, 5739.02, 5739.03, 5747.01, and 5751.01 and to enact sections 195.01 to 195.14 and 5709.071 of the Revised Code to establish the Startup Ohio initiative in which universities and partnering business may collaborate in tax-free areas near campuses in this state to create jobs, attract entrepreneurs, and spur academic enrichment and to direct the Director of Budget and Management to transfer $100 million to the Ohio Venture Capital Program Fund.


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House Economic and Workforce Development Committee

Primary Sponsors

Michael Stinziano


Heather Bishoff
Michele Lepore-Hagan
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