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Assist creation of riparian buffers and exempt some from taxation 
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Long Title To amend sections 321.24, 5715.27, and 5717.02 and to enact sections 1515.12 and 5709.30 of the Revised Code to exempt qualifying riparian buffers in the Western Basin of Lake Erie from property taxation, to reimburse local taxing units for resulting revenue losses, and to require soil and water conservation districts to assist landowners with the creation and maintenance of riparian buffers.


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House Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Primary Sponsors

John Patterson
Michael Sheehy


Nickie J. Antonio
Brigid Kelly
Michael J. O'Brien
Kent Smith
Thomas West
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