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Governor DeWine Vetoes Senate Bill 22

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 23, 2021

MEDIA CONTACTS:
Dan Tierney: 614-644-0957 
Breann Almos: 614-644-0957

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor DeWine today vetoed Senate Bill 22, issuing a veto message stating, in part, "Senate Bill 22 jeopardizes the safety of every Ohioan. It goes well beyond the issues that have occurred during the COVID-19 pandemic. SB 22 strikes at the heart of local health departments’ ability to move quickly to protect the public from the most serious emergencies Ohio could face."

Governor DeWine's veto message, as well as letters urging the Governor to veto Senate Bill 22, are below:
Governor DeWine's Veto Message on Senate Bill 22


 

 

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