Rep. Merrin during Ag Committee hearing at the Ohio State Fair July 31, 2018.
Rep. Merrin during Ag Committee hearing at the Ohio State Fair July 31, 2018.
 Rep. Merrin speaks during House Session March 21, 2018.
Rep. Merrin speaks during House Session March 21, 2018.
 Reps. Merrin and Antani during House Session Feb. 28, 2018.
Reps. Merrin and Antani during House Session Feb. 28, 2018.
Rep. Merrin speaks to the Ohio Pharmacists Association.
Rep. Merrin speaks to the Ohio Pharmacists Association.
 Rep. Merrin speaks during House session.
Rep. Merrin speaks during House session.
 Rep. Merrin during House session.
Rep. Merrin during House session.
Rep. Merrin speaks during House session.
Rep. Merrin speaks during House session.
 Rep. Merrin speaks during House session.
Rep. Merrin speaks during House session.
 Rep. Merrin during House session.
Rep. Merrin during House session.
Rep. Merrin speaks during House session.
Rep. Merrin speaks during House session.
 Rep. Merrin is sworn in to the 132nd General Assembly.
Rep. Merrin is sworn in to the 132nd General Assembly.
 Reps. Merrin and Antani during  House Non-voting Session.
Reps. Merrin and Antani during House Non-voting Session.
Rep. Merrin shows off the House Chamber to his family after being appointed to represent Ohio's 47th District.
Rep. Merrin shows off the House Chamber to his family after being appointed to represent Ohio's 47th District.
 Rep. Merrin shows off the House Chamber to his family after being appointed to represent Ohio's 47th District.
Rep. Merrin shows off the House Chamber to his family after being appointed to represent Ohio's 47th District.
 Rep. Merrin shows off the House Chamber to his family after being appointed to represent Ohio's 47th District.
Rep. Merrin shows off the House Chamber to his family after being appointed to represent Ohio's 47th District.
Derek Merrin receives applause from House members as he enters the chamber to be sworn in.
Derek Merrin receives applause from House members as he enters the chamber to be sworn in.
 Rep. Merrin speaks during a recent House session.
Rep. Merrin speaks during a recent House session.
 
 

State Representative Derek Merrin is serving his second term in the Ohio House after being appointed in 2016. He represents the 47th district, which includes portions of Lucas and Fulton counties.

 
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Representative Merrin Serves In the Following Committees :

Civil JusticeFinancial InstitutionsInsuranceWays and Means
 
 
 
 
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08.06.20 - Merrin Announces Upcoming Sales Tax Holiday Weekend

 

State Rep. Derek Merrin (R-Monclova) announces Ohio’s annual sales tax holiday will be happening for consumers across the state from Aug. 7-9. The holiday marks the weekend where Ohioans will not have to pay state sales and use taxes on clothing items, school supplies and school instructional materials up to a certain price. Merrin was a cosponsor of Senate Bill 226 from the 132nd General Assembly, which made the sales tax holiday permanent.

 
 

07.14.20 - Merrin Announces Approval Of Local School And Hospital Aid

 

State Rep. Derek Merrin (R-Monclova) announces that the State Controlling Board recently approved coronavirus relief funding to support local schools preparing for the beginning of the upcoming school year. 

 
 

06.17.20 - Merrin's 'Unclaimed Funds Reform Act' Passes Ohio House

 

State Rep. Derek Merrin’s (R-Monclova) sponsored legislation, the Unclaimed Funds Reform Act, makes substantial changes to how the unclaimed funds system in Ohio operates. The comprehensive legislation earned bipartisan praise and passed unanimously in the Ohio House.

 
 

05.20.20 - Merrin Introduces Capital Reappropriations Bill

 

State Rep. Derek Merrin (R-Monclova) today introduced a fiscally-responsible capital reappropriations bill.

 
 
 
Representative Derek Merrin
District 47
77 S. High St
13th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 466-1731
Fax      (614) 719-6946
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Hometown : Monclova Township
Party : Republican
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