The Finance and Financial Institutions Committee
was a standing committee
of the Ohio State Senate
This committee is no longer in existence. It was split during the a previous session. See Finance Committee and Financial Institutions Committee for the issues formerly assigned to this committee.
The Senate Finance and Financial Institutions Committee focuses on bills, policies and issues that directly impact the expenditure of state funds and the regulation of financial institutions, including banks, credit unions and savings & loans. The committee is responsible for balancing the state's operating and capital (construction) budgets. In addition, the committee also makes recommendations to the full Senate for the advice and consent of governor's appointments to financial boards, commissions, and university trustees.