Ohio - SB2 - 2017

Relating to environmental protection.

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Added On: 02-17-2017
Updated On: 10-15-2017
Status: Pass
Primary Sponsor: Cliff Hite (Republican)





Actions (9)

  • 01-31-2017 - Introduced
  • 02-01-2017 - Refer to Committee: Energy and Natural Resources
  • 03-09-2017 - Reported - Amended: Energy and Natural Resources
  • 03-15-2017 - Passed
  • 03-16-2017 - Introduced
  • 03-29-2017 - Refer to Committee: Energy and Natural Resources
  • 05-24-2017 - Reported: Energy and Natural Resources
  • 06-21-2017 - Passed
  • 10-06-2017 - Effective 10/6/17

Votes (4)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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No
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Other
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Passed
03-09-2017Senate Favorable PassageSenate1100yes
03-15-2017Senate PassedSenate3300yes
05-24-2017House Favorable PassageHouse1110yes
06-21-2017House PassedHouse85100yes

News (2)

Kasich Signs a Law to Channel Sediment Away from Lake Erie - WKSU News
Published by wksu.org
Wed, 26 Jul 2017 08:52:57 GMT

Kasich signed S.B. 2 to find other uses for sediment that has been dumped in Lake Erie ... Senate Bill 2 will expand the power of the Ohio EPA, but it's also aimed at helping businesses. ... Now Kasich has signed S.B. 2 to help find a market for that ...

Gov. Kasich signs law to enhance protection of Lake Erie - WKYC-TV
Published by wkyc.com
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 20:52:51 GMT

John Kasich was in Cleveland on Tuesday to sign SB 2, a bill designed to help protect Lake Erie by giving more power to the Ohio EPA. SB 2 encourages the beneficial use of dredged materials ... Harmonizes federal and state law, allowing the Ohio ...