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Prohibits local hiring restrictions in public contracts 
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Long Title To amend sections 4116.01, 4116.02, 4116.03, and 4116.04; to enact sections 9.75 and 4116.031; and to repeal sections 153.013, 153.83, and 5525.26 of the Revised Code to prohibit a public authority from requiring a contractor to employ a certain percentage of individuals from the geographic area of the public authority for the construction or professional design of a public improvement and to prohibit a state agency or state institution of higher education from requiring a contractor to or prohibiting a contractor from entering into certain labor agreements as a condition of performing or bidding on a public improvement project.


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House State Government Committee
Senate Government Oversight and Reform Committee

Primary Sponsors

Joe Uecker


Ron Amstutz
Niraj J. Antani
John Becker
Terry Boose
Andrew Brenner
Tom Brinkman
Jim Buchy
Jim Butler
Ron Hood
Stephen A. Huffman
Jeff McClain
Robert McColley
Rick Perales
Kristina Roegner
Cliff Rosenberger
Tim Schaffer
Ryan Smith
A. Nino Vitale
Ron Young
Paul Zeltwanger
Bill Coley
John Eklund
Jay Hottinger
Shannon Jones
Kris Jordan
Peggy Lehner
Scott Oelslager
Bill Seitz
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