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Kasich Signs Am. Sub. H.B. 49 and Executive Order

COLUMBUS – Today Governor John R. Kasich signed the following bill and executive order into law:

  • Am. Sub. H.B. 49 (R. Smith) FY2018-2019 State of Ohio Operating Budget. Line item vetoes can be found here.
  • Executive Order 2017-02K Authorizes the Governor's Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives (GOFBCI) to expend its Fiscal Year 2017 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; assist Mom’s House to provide early childhood and parenting program services 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. EO 2017-02K can be viewed here.