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How a Bill Becomes Law

If you would like more information about how legislation is enacted, please access the Ohio Legislative Service Commission website at:

Specific information about enacting legislation is located Chapter 5:
A Guidebook for Ohio Legislators 
The Guidebook summarizes the Ohio lawmaking process, the role of legislators, the staff assistance available to members of the Ohio General Assembly, and the role of other participants in the legislative process in Ohio.​