Budget and Legislation

Budget and Legislation

Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS) Public Affairs office actively participates in the legislative process, analyzes proposed legislation affecting consumers and the Department, and serves as the liaison between the agency and members of the legislature.


FY 22/23 Budget Introduced

Visit budget.ohio.gov to learn more about the introduced budget.

View Director Lori Criss' webinar regarding budget introduction or download the PDF of the presentation.

What the Community is Saying

FY 20/21 Budget As Enacted

State of the State

Governor Mike DeWine calls for investing in Ohio in his 2019 State of the State address, held March 5, 2019, during a joint session of the Ohio General Assembly.

Resource Links

Past Biennial Budgets