Posted by 03 November 2016
Check out these key votes made by elected officials in Ohio earlier this year, and go to www.votespotter.com to sign up and see how your elected officials voted on these and other issues that impact your daily life.
House Bill 342 Allow wineries to sell wine on their premises: Passed 96 to 1 in the House on 1/27/2016
To create the Ohio Farm Winery Permit which would allow Ohio wineries to sell their wine directly to consumers on site.
House Bill 178 Allow wineries to sell wine at farmer’s markets: Passed 97 to 1 in the House on 1/27/2016
To create a separate class of liquor license to allow Ohio wineries to sell their wine directly to consumers at certain farmer's markets.
House Bill 444 Allow free samples of beer, wine, and spirits: Passed 93 to 3 in the House on 5/24/2016
To remove the ban on sampling of beer, wine, or spirits at retail stores.
Senate Bill 141 Expand the ability of pharmacists to manage patient drug therapies Passed 32 to 0 in the Senate on 6/24/2016
To expand and clarify the ability of pharmacists to serve in a consulting capacity to multiple physicians and directly manage drug therapies with the patients.
House Bill 470 Regulate palliative care facilities Passed 92 to 5 in the House on 5/25/2016
To create a new regulatory structure to oversee palliative care facilities including licensing, inspections, and disciplinary systems.