KASICH SIGNS 4 BILLS AND 3 EXECUTIVE ORDERS

For you to be better informed as to the language of what the governor has done, we provide links to an overview of the bill and the line item vetoes.

KASICH SIGNS 4 BILLS AND 3 EXECUTIVE ORDERS

COLUMBUS – Today Gov. John R. Kasich signed the following bills and executive orders into law:

  • Am. Sub. HB 64 (R. Smith) FY2016-2017 State of Ohio Operating Budget.

An overview of the bill can be found here. Line item vetoes can be found here.

  • HB 51 (Hackett) Industrial Commission Budget FY2016 and FY 2017
  • HB 52 (Hackett) Workers Compensation Budget FY2016 and FY2017
  • HB 141 (Hambly, Boyce) Changes the name of the Ohio Historical Society to the Ohio History Connection.
  • EO 2015-06K Authorizes the Governor’s Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives (GOFBCI) to expend its Fiscal Year 2016 Temporary Assistance of Needy Families (TANF) funds on the following: case management services to assist Moms2B in reducing effects of low birth-weight babies; assist After-School All-Stars to enhance after-school enrichment programs for low-income, at-risk children; assist the Truly Reaching You Prisoner Reentry Program in Akron to help parents re-integrate into society; provide early childhood and parenting program services to Mom’s House in Toledo; assist Coats for Kids in Cleveland in providing new coats to at-risk youth; assist Operation Warm to provide new coats for at-risk children; and complete the Ohio Association of Food Banks 2015 Summer Food Program. EO 2015-06K can be viewed here.
  • EO 2015-07K An emergency amendment of Ohio Administrative Code rules 5160-27-02 and 5160-27-05, to extend current rules regarding member eligibility and provider reimbursement policies for health homes for behavior health. EO 2015-07K can be viewed here.
  • EO 2015-08K Continues the Governor’s Office of Workforce Transformation and reauthorizes the Governor’s Executive Workforce Board. EO 2015-08K can be viewed here.