July 11, 2018
COLUMBUS – Today Governor John R. Kasich signed the following bill into law:
· Am. Sub. S.B. 299 (Gardner, O’Brien) credits additional amounts of the Local Government Fund to fund public safety services in areas that experienced a 30% or more decrease in the taxable value of certain power plants between 2016 and 2017, phases out the payments over ten years, increases the appropriation to the Local Government Fund; supports broadband development; establishes the OhioCorps Pilot Project; and makes appropriations, including appropriations for the protection and preservation of Lake Erie and the National Guard Scholarship Program.