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Collection Harris, Bill M. Ohio Senate papers
Title Press Release
Accession number 10-20
Catalog Number 10-202005PressRelease
Date 2005
Object Name Release, News
Scope & Content 2005

Press Release

January 4
Bill Harris sworn in as senate president.

January 24
House and senate announce priority legislation for 126th general assembly.

January 25
Harris announces state funding for fuel cell research in Delaware County.

February 4
Harris announces capital funds for local projects.

February 7
Harris announces state funds to support assisted living facilities in Delaware.

February 28
Harris announces state funding for security improvements at the Scioto Juvenile Correctional Facility.

March 14
Harris announces state funding for security improvements at the Mohican Juvenile Correctional Facility.

May 13
State from senate president Bill Harris.

June 19
Funding for full accounting of BWC investments included in state budget.

July 7
State budget funds priorities, establishes clear vision for the state.

July 25
Medicaid reforms rein in costs while continuing to provide essential services for those in need.

August 16
Harris announces state funding Malabar farm state park.

September 1
Statement from senate president Bill Harris.
Senator Harris honored with honorary degree from University of Akron.

September 12
Harris announces state funds for affordable housing in Knox County.

September 13
Senate to move bill that would help veterans displaced by hurricane Katrina.

October 5
Harris helps to win support for legislation that would help veterans displace by hurricane Katrina.

October 7
Harris to bring up 'no fault absentee' provision before the senate.

November 1
Harris announces state funding for improvements at the Mount Vernon Development Center.

November 3
Harris announces state funding for Liberty Township park.

November 15
Vote by senator Dann and democrats opens door for new landfills.

December 9
Ohio offers tax amnesty plan for delinquent tax payers.

December 12
Harris announces state funds for independent living facility in Knox County.