UA LICENSE PLATE (ROGERS J) To create the “University of Alabama” license plate.
STUDENT PARTICIPATION – EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES (MILLER A, MILLER J) To prohibit a coach, director, or supervisor of an extracurricular activity from restricting student participation in other extracurricular activities.
PARTY DESIGNATION – JUDICIAL CANDIDATES (HAMBLEY S, SKINDELL M) To allow a partisan judicial candidate to appear on the general election ballot with a political party designation.
ESTHER’S LAW (BRENT J) To permit a resident of a long-term care facility to conduct electronic monitoring of the resident’s room, to designate this act as “Esther’s Law,” and to make an appropriation.
HEALTH CARE COVERAGE – PUBLIC EMPLOYEES (GHANBARI H) Regarding health care coverage for law enforcement and public safety officers who have retired under the Public Employees Retirement System.
LONG TERM CARE FACILITIES-MONITORING (ANTONIO N, BRENNER A) To permit a resident of a long-term care facility to conduct electronic monitoring of the resident’s room, to designate this act as “Esther’s Law,” and to make an appropriation.
BAR LIFE SENTENCE-UNDER 18 (MANNING N) Regarding a bar against a sentence of life without parole, and special parole dates, for offenders who committed the offense when under age 18, and to amend the version of section 2907.02 of the Revised Code that takes effect on March 22, 2020, to continue the provisions of this act on and after that date.
ELECTRIC CAR CHARGING STATIONS (O’BRIEN S, RULLI M) To authorize tax incentives for the purchase of plug-in electric motor vehicles and charging stations.
LOCAL GOVT ROAD IMPROVEMENT FUND (GREENSPAN D) To provide for a new Local Government Road Improvement Fund for local governments to fund road improvements.
2/12/2019 – Referred to Committee House Finance
TRANSPORTATION BUDGET (OELSLAGER S) To increase the rate of and modify the distribution of revenue from motor fuel excise taxes, to make appropriations for programs related to transportation and public safety for the biennium beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2021, and to provide authorization and conditions for the operation of those programs.
4/3/2019 – SIGNED BY GOVERNOR; eff. 90 days, Taxes eff. 7/1/19
PROPERTY VALUE CONTESTS (MERRIN D) To require local governments that contest property values to formally pass an authorizing resolution for each contest and to notify property owners.
12/11/2019 – PASSED BY HOUSE; Vote 54-39
PROPERTY TAX EXEMPT-RESIDENTIAL SUBDIVISION (MERRIN D) To enact the “Affordable Homebuilding and Housing Act” to temporarily exempt from property tax the increased value of land subdivided for residential development.
4/10/2019 – House Economic and Workforce Development, (Second Hearing)
AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSE-HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES (ARNDT S) To establish an affirmative defense to a release or threatened release of hazardous substances from a facility for certain bona fide prospective purchasers.
TAX EXEMPTION-GOODS MOVEMENT (ANTANI N) To exempt from sales and use tax things used primarily to move completed manufactured products or general merchandise.
10/22/2019 – House Ways and Means, (Second Hearing)
OPEN MEETINGS-VISITORS BUREAUS (BRINKMAN T, BECKER J) To require certain convention and visitors’ bureaus to make available for inspection by the public all meeting minutes, vendor payment information, and financial information.
4/2/2019 – Referred to Committee House State and Local Government
ABOLISH ESTATE BY DOWER (CARRUTHERS S, KICK D) To abolish the estate by dower.
12/4/2019 – Senate Judiciary, (First Hearing)
PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS (PATTON T) To authorize certain public entities to enter into public-private initiatives with a private party through a public-private agreement regarding public facilities.
6/19/2019 – SUBSTITUTE BILL ACCEPTED, House State and Local Government, (Second Hearing)
CONTRACT ACTION-PERIOD OF LIMITATION (LANG G, HILLYER B) To shorten the period of limitations for actions upon a contract.
12/4/2019 – Referred to Committee Senate Judiciary
LAND REUTILIZATION (GREENSPAN D) To create the Land Reutilization Demolition Program and to make an appropriation.
6/30/2019 – Re-Referred to Committee
EMINENT DOMAIN (MANNING D) To amend the law regarding eminent domain and to declare an emergency.
10/1/2019 – House Civil Justice, (Fourth Hearing)
CONTRACTOR PAYMENT DEADLINE (CROSS J, SWEENEY B) To require owners of construction projects to pay a contractor within thirty-five days of receiving a request for payment.
12/11/2019 – House Commerce and Labor, (Second Hearing)
STATEWIDE WATERSHED PLANNING (PETERSON B, DOLAN M) To create a statewide watershed planning structure for watershed programs to be implemented by local soil and water conservation districts.
12/3/2019 – House Energy and Natural Resources, (Second Hearing)
TAX CREDITS-OHIO OPPORTUNITY ZONE (SCHURING K) To authorize tax credits for investments in an Ohio Opportunity Zone.
5/8/2019 – House Economic and Workforce Development, (Second Hearing)
MIXED USE DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS-TAX CREDIT (SCHURING K) To authorize an insurance premiums tax credit for capital contributions to transformational mixed use development projects.
12/11/2019 – SUBSTITUTE BILL ACCEPTED, House Economic and Workforce Development, (Fifth Hearing)
STATE AND LOCAL TAX INDUCEMENTS (KUNZE S, PETERSON B) To enhance state and local tax inducements for businesses making substantial fixed asset and employment investments and their suppliers.
11/19/2019 – House Ways and Means, (Second Hearing)
INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT BONDS (SCHAFFER T) To authorize the issuance of industrial development bonds by a township and to authorize counties, townships, and municipal corporations to issue industrial development bonds without requiring the county, township, or municipal corporation to designate a community improvement corporation as its agency for industrial, commercial, distribution, and research development.