As Reported by the Committee of Conference

130th General Assembly
Regular Session
2013-2014
Am. Sub. H. B. No. 59


Representative Amstutz 

Cosponsors: Representatives Anielski, Baker, Beck, Blair, Boose, Brown, Burkley, Conditt, Dovilla, Grossman, Hackett, Hagan, C., Hayes, Lynch, McClain, McGregor, Pelanda, Rosenberger, Ruhl, Sears, Sprague, Stebelton, Thompson 

Senators Beagle, Burke, Coley, Faber, Hite, Lehner, Oelslager, Peterson, Schaffer, Uecker, Widener 



A BILL
To amend sections 9.03, 9.15, 9.231, 9.239, 9.24, 1
9.833, 9.90, 9.901, 101.39, 101.391, 102.02, 2
103.144, 103.63, 107.033, 107.12, 109.06, 109.36, 3
109.57, 109.572, 109.71, 109.746, 109.77, 109.85, 4
109.86, 109.90, 109.91, 111.02, 111.15, 111.28, 5
113.02, 113.061, 117.03, 117.10, 117.20, 119.01, 6
120.06, 121.02, 121.03, 121.22, 121.35, 121.37, 7
121.372, 122.075, 122.083, 122.17, 122.171, 8
122.175, 122.28, 122.30, 122.31, 122.32, 122.33, 9
122.34, 122.35, 122.36, 122.58, 122.657, 122.658, 10
122.66, 122.67, 122.68, 122.69, 122.70, 122.701, 11
122.76, 122.861, 123.01, 123.10, 123.11, 123.201, 12
123.21, 123.27, 124.11, 124.14, 124.18, 124.30, 13
124.341, 124.381, 124.57, 124.84, 125.05, 125.21, 14
125.212, 125.28, 125.602, 125.603, 125.832, 15
125.836, 126.07, 126.14, 126.32, 126.35, 126.45, 16
126.46, 126.47, 126.48, 127.14, 127.16, 131.51, 17
133.01, 133.06, 135.22, 135.61, 135.71, 135.80, 18
135.81, 135.85, 140.01, 140.03, 140.05, 145.01, 19
145.012, 145.037, 145.038, 145.22, 149.01, 149.12, 20
149.311, 149.43, 149.431, 149.54, 151.11, 152.09, 21
153.692, 154.01, 154.17, 154.20, 154.22, 154.23, 22
154.25, 156.02, 156.03, 156.04, 156.05, 166.02, 23
166.03, 166.04, 166.08, 166.25, 167.03, 169.02, 24
169.05, 169.07, 169.08, 171.05, 173.03, 173.14, 25
173.17, 173.19, 173.20, 173.21, 173.23, 173.25, 26
173.26, 173.27, 173.28, 173.39, 173.391, 173.392, 27
173.394, 173.40, 173.401, 173.402, 173.403, 28
173.404, 173.42, 173.43, 173.431, 173.432, 29
173.434, 173.45, 173.47, 173.48, 173.50, 173.501, 30
173.99, 183.16, 183.33, 187.10, 191.01, 191.02, 31
191.04, 191.06, 301.28, 305.23, 307.07, 307.515, 32
307.673, 307.674, 307.696, 307.697, 307.86, 33
309.09, 317.06, 317.08, 317.32, 317.321, 317.36, 34
319.302, 321.35, 321.44, 323.151, 323.152, 35
323.153, 329.04, 329.051, 329.06, 329.14, 333.01, 36
333.02, 333.03, 333.04, 333.05, 339.02, 339.05, 37
339.06, 339.07, 340.01, 340.011, 340.02, 340.021, 38
340.03, 340.031, 340.032, 340.04, 340.05, 340.07, 39
340.09, 340.091, 340.10, 340.11, 340.12, 340.13, 40
340.15, 340.16, 341.192, 349.01, 349.04, 351.021, 41
715.013, 715.691, 721.01, 721.03, 731.091, 737.41, 42
742.14, 755.06, 901.21, 901.22, 901.23, 903.11, 43
903.99, 905.06, 909.15, 924.02, 924.06, 927.54, 44
935.01, 935.03, 935.041, 935.07, 935.12, 955.01, 45
955.05, 955.06, 955.07, 955.08, 955.09, 955.12, 46
955.14, 955.201, 956.07, 956.18, 959.131, 959.132, 47
959.99, 991.03, 991.04, 991.06, 1309.521, 1332.26, 48
1337.11, 1347.08, 1501.011, 1501.45, 1506.21, 49
1506.30, 1509.01, 1509.02, 1509.062, 1509.10, 50
1509.11, 1509.22, 1509.226, 1509.50, 1511.02, 51
1511.022, 1531.06, 1531.17, 1545.071, 1547.542, 52
1547.99, 1548.02, 1551.33, 1551.35, 1555.15, 53
1701.86, 1701.922, 1703.29, 1711.07, 1721.10, 54
1724.02, 1724.03, 1739.061, 1751.01, 1751.11, 55
1751.12, 1751.14, 1751.271, 1751.31, 1751.60, 56
1923.14, 2101.24, 2108.05, 2113.041, 2113.06, 57
2117.061, 2117.25, 2133.01, 2133.25, 2151.011, 58
2151.3514, 2151.362, 2151.83, 2151.86, 2152.54, 59
2152.59, 2303.201, 2305.234, 2307.65, 2317.02, 60
2317.422, 2317.56, 2505.02, 2743.48, 2744.05, 61
2901.13, 2901.30, 2903.13, 2903.33, 2907.22, 62
2913.01, 2913.40, 2913.401, 2919.271, 2921.01, 63
2921.22, 2921.36, 2921.38, 2923.125, 2923.126, 64
2925.03, 2929.13, 2929.15, 2929.18, 2930.01, 65
2935.03, 2935.33, 2945.37, 2945.371, 2945.38, 66
2945.39, 2945.40, 2945.401, 2951.041, 2967.22, 67
2981.01, 2981.12, 2981.13, 3101.051, 3107.083, 68
3109.15, 3111.04, 3111.72, 3119.29, 3119.54, 69
3121.441, 3121.89, 3121.891, 3121.892, 3121.893, 70
3121.898, 3123.958, 3125.18, 3125.36, 3301.07, 71
3301.0711, 3301.0712, 3301.0714, 3301.0715, 72
3301.0723, 3301.0725, 3301.15, 3301.16, 3302.01, 73
3302.03, 3302.20, 3302.21, 3302.22, 3303.41, 74
3304.11, 3304.12, 3304.13, 3304.14, 3304.15, 75
3304.16, 3304.17, 3304.18, 3304.181, 3304.182, 76
3304.19, 3304.20, 3304.21, 3304.22, 3304.23, 77
3304.231, 3304.25, 3304.27, 3304.28, 3304.41, 78
3305.03, 3307.51, 3309.21, 3310.01, 3310.02, 79
3310.03, 3310.05, 3310.06, 3310.08, 3310.14, 80
3310.52, 3310.522, 3310.56, 3311.0510, 3311.19, 81
3311.22, 3311.231, 3311.38, 3311.78, 3311.83, 82
3311.86, 3312.08, 3313.372, 3313.376, 3313.48, 83
3313.483, 3313.484, 3313.488, 3313.4810, 3313.533, 84
3313.537, 3313.539, 3313.60, 3313.603, 3313.6013, 85
3313.6016, 3313.612, 3313.615, 3313.62, 3313.64, 86
3313.646, 3313.65, 3313.714, 3313.715, 3313.82, 87
3313.83, 3313.841, 3313.843, 3313.844, 3313.845, 88
3313.847, 3313.88, 3313.911, 3313.976, 3313.978, 89
3313.98, 3313.981, 3314.015, 3314.017, 3314.027, 90
3314.029, 3314.03, 3314.05, 3314.06, 3314.072, 91
3314.074, 3314.08, 3314.083, 3314.084, 3314.087, 92
3314.091, 3314.11, 3314.26, 3314.35, 3315.07, 93
3315.33, 3315.40, 3315.42, 3316.041, 3316.06, 94
3317.01, 3317.013, 3317.021, 3317.023, 3317.0212, 95
3317.03, 3317.032, 3317.05, 3317.06, 3317.063, 96
3317.08, 3317.10, 3317.14, 3317.141, 3317.18, 97
3317.19, 3317.20, 3317.201, 3317.50, 3317.51, 98
3318.011, 3318.031, 3318.08, 3318.31, 3318.36, 99
3318.363, 3319.07, 3319.073, 3319.112, 3319.17, 100
3319.22, 3319.235, 3319.57, 3319.58, 3321.01, 101
3321.04, 3321.05, 3321.13, 3321.14, 3321.15, 102
3323.021, 3323.03, 3323.04, 3323.07, 3323.08, 103
3323.09, 3323.091, 3323.13, 3323.14, 3323.141, 104
3323.142, 3326.07, 3326.08, 3326.11, 3326.31, 105
3326.32, 3326.33, 3326.34, 3326.38, 3326.45, 106
3327.01, 3327.02, 3327.10, 3333.041, 3333.73, 107
3333.81, 3333.82, 3333.84, 3335.35, 3335.36, 108
3335.37, 3335.38, 3345.05, 3345.06, 3345.12, 109
3353.01, 3353.02, 3353.03, 3353.04, 3353.06, 110
3353.07, 3365.01, 3365.02, 3365.021, 3365.07, 111
3365.12, 3383.01, 3383.07, 3501.01, 3517.01, 112
3517.10, 3517.101, 3517.102, 3517.103, 3517.104, 113
3517.153, 3517.154, 3517.155, 3517.20, 3517.992, 114
3599.03, 3599.45, 3701.023, 3701.024, 3701.027, 115
3701.041, 3701.13, 3701.243, 3701.261, 3701.262, 116
3701.264, 3701.342, 3701.344, 3701.507, 3701.74, 117
3701.741, 3701.742, 3701.78, 3701.83, 3701.881, 118
3701.921, 3701.922, 3701.99, 3702.30, 3702.51, 119
3702.521, 3702.55, 3702.62, 3702.74, 3702.91, 120
3704.144, 3706.01, 3707.511, 3709.01, 3709.051, 121
3709.10, 3712.051, 3712.07, 3712.09, 3713.06, 122
3714.03, 3714.07, 3717.08, 3718.06, 3719.61, 123
3721.01, 3721.011, 3721.02, 3721.022, 3721.024, 124
3721.027, 3721.042, 3721.071, 3721.08, 3721.10, 125
3721.12, 3721.121, 3721.13, 3721.14, 3721.15, 126
3721.16, 3721.17, 3721.19, 3721.50, 3721.51, 127
3721.511, 3721.512, 3721.513, 3721.52, 3721.53, 128
3721.531, 3721.532, 3721.533, 3721.54, 3721.541, 129
3721.55, 3721.56, 3721.57, 3721.58, 3727.01, 130
3734.01, 3734.02, 3734.28, 3734.57, 3734.901, 131
3734.907, 3735.58, 3737.02, 3737.83, 3737.841, 132
3737.88, 3737.882, 3742.30, 3742.31, 3742.32, 133
3742.51, 3745.11, 3745.113, 3745.72, 3748.01, 134
3748.04, 3769.08, 3769.087, 3769.088, 3769.089, 135
3769.10, 3769.26, 3769.28, 3770.02, 3770.06, 136
3772.062, 3772.24, 3781.112, 3793.01, 3793.031, 137
3793.032, 3793.051, 3793.10, 3793.11, 3793.12, 138
3793.13, 3793.14, 3793.15, 3793.16, 3793.18, 139
3793.22, 3793.31, 3793.32, 3793.33, 3793.34, 140
3793.35, 3793.36, 3793.37, 3793.38, 3793.39, 141
3795.01, 3798.01, 3798.10, 3798.13, 3798.14, 142
3798.15, 3798.16, 3901.3814, 3903.14, 3905.40, 143
3905.483, 3905.862, 3916.06, 3923.24, 3923.241, 144
3923.281, 3923.443, 3923.49, 3923.50, 3923.601, 145
3923.83, 3924.41, 3924.42, 3963.01, 3963.04, 146
4104.33, 4112.02, 4112.12, 4112.31, 4115.034, 147
4115.32, 4117.06, 4117.14, 4117.15, 4121.44, 148
4121.441, 4121.50, 4121.69, 4123.32, 4123.35, 149
4123.41, 4123.57, 4123.93, 4131.03, 4141.162, 150
4301.01, 4301.10, 4301.30, 4301.421, 4301.43, 151
4301.62, 4303.181, 4303.29, 4305.131, 4501.01, 152
4501.21, 4503.03, 4503.064, 4503.065, 4503.066, 153
4503.44, 4503.62, 4505.02, 4505.09, 4506.07, 154
4507.06, 4507.51, 4510.038, 4510.45, 4511.19, 155
4511.191, 4511.21, 4511.69, 4511.85, 4513.34, 156
4701.03, 4707.02, 4707.073, 4707.10, 4709.11, 157
4713.08, 4713.44, 4715.22, 4715.36, 4715.372, 158
4717.03, 4717.06, 4717.07, 4717.10, 4717.14, 159
4717.15, 4719.01, 4723.18, 4723.35, 4723.481, 160
4725.03, 4725.16, 4729.69, 4729.80, 4729.81, 161
4730.411, 4731.05, 4731.151, 4731.22, 4731.23, 162
4731.65, 4731.71, 4732.06, 4732.07, 4732.08, 163
4734.41, 4735.07, 4735.09, 4735.10, 4735.142, 164
4735.56, 4742.01, 4751.02, 4751.03, 4751.04, 165
4751.041, 4751.05, 4751.06, 4751.07, 4751.08, 166
4751.10, 4751.11, 4751.12, 4751.13, 4753.071, 167
4755.11, 4755.47, 4755.481, 4755.64, 4758.10, 168
4758.11, 4761.01, 4776.01, 4778.02, 4778.03, 169
4781.28, 4906.20, 4955.32, 4955.321, 4955.34, 170
4955.44, 4955.47, 4999.04, 5101.01, 5101.11, 171
5101.141, 5101.16, 5101.162, 5101.18, 5101.181, 172
5101.183, 5101.184, 5101.26, 5101.271, 5101.272, 173
5101.273, 5101.30, 5101.31, 5101.34, 5101.35, 174
5101.36, 5101.46, 5101.461, 5101.47, 5101.49, 175
5101.50, 5101.501, 5101.502, 5101.51, 5101.511, 176
5101.512, 5101.513, 5101.516, 5101.517, 5101.519, 177
5101.5110, 5101.52, 5101.521, 5101.522, 5101.524, 178
5101.527, 5101.571, 5101.572, 5101.573, 5101.574, 179
5101.575, 5101.58, 5101.59, 5101.591, 5101.60, 180
5101.61, 5101.80, 5101.801, 5101.803, 5103.02, 181
5103.0323, 5103.13, 5103.42, 5104.012, 5104.013, 182
5104.02, 5104.021, 5104.03, 5104.08, 5104.11, 183
5104.12, 5104.32, 5107.10, 5107.14, 5107.16, 184
5107.20, 5107.24, 5107.26, 5107.42, 5107.64, 185
5111.01, 5111.011, 5111.013, 5111.016, 5111.018, 186
5111.0112, 5111.0114, 5111.0116, 5111.0117, 187
5111.0118, 5111.0119, 5111.0124, 5111.0125, 188
5111.02, 5111.021, 5111.022, 5111.023, 5111.024, 189
5111.025, 5111.027, 5111.028, 5111.029, 5111.0210, 190
5111.0211, 5111.0212, 5111.0213, 5111.0214, 191
5111.0215, 5111.03, 5111.031, 5111.032, 5111.033, 192
5111.034, 5111.035, 5111.04, 5111.042, 5111.05, 193
5111.051, 5111.052, 5111.053, 5111.054, 5111.06, 194
5111.061, 5111.062, 5111.063, 5111.07, 5111.071, 195
5111.08, 5111.081, 5111.082, 5111.083, 5111.084, 196
5111.085, 5111.086, 5111.09, 5111.091, 5111.092, 197
5111.10, 5111.101, 5111.102, 5111.11, 5111.111, 198
5111.112, 5111.113, 5111.114, 5111.12, 5111.121, 199
5111.13, 5111.14, 5111.141, 5111.15, 5111.151, 200
5111.16, 5111.161, 5111.162, 5111.163, 5111.17, 201
5111.171, 5111.172, 5111.173, 5111.174, 5111.175, 202
5111.177, 5111.178, 5111.179, 5111.1710, 203
5111.1711, 5111.18, 5111.181, 5111.19, 5111.191, 204
5111.20, 5111.201, 5111.202, 5111.203, 5111.204, 205
5111.21, 5111.212, 5111.22, 5111.221, 5111.222, 206
5111.223, 5111.224, 5111.225, 5111.226, 5111.23, 207
5111.231, 5111.232, 5111.233, 5111.235, 5111.24, 208
5111.241, 5111.242, 5111.244, 5111.245, 5111.246, 209
5111.25, 5111.251, 5111.254, 5111.255, 5111.257, 210
5111.258, 5111.259, 5111.26, 5111.261, 5111.262, 211
5111.263, 5111.264, 5111.265, 5111.266, 5111.27, 212
5111.271, 5111.28, 5111.29, 5111.291, 5111.30, 213
5111.31, 5111.32, 5111.33, 5111.331, 5111.35, 214
5111.36, 5111.37, 5111.38, 5111.39, 5111.41, 215
5111.411, 5111.42, 5111.43, 5111.44, 5111.45, 216
5111.46, 5111.47, 5111.48, 5111.49, 5111.50, 217
5111.51, 5111.511, 5111.52, 5111.53, 5111.54, 218
5111.55, 5111.56, 5111.57, 5111.58, 5111.59, 219
5111.60, 5111.61, 5111.62, 5111.63, 5111.66, 220
5111.661, 5111.67, 5111.671, 5111.672, 5111.673, 221
5111.674, 5111.675, 5111.676, 5111.677, 5111.68, 222
5111.681, 5111.682, 5111.683, 5111.684, 5111.685, 223
5111.686, 5111.687, 5111.688, 5111.689, 5111.70, 224
5111.701, 5111.702, 5111.703, 5111.704, 5111.705, 225
5111.707, 5111.708, 5111.709, 5111.7011, 5111.71, 226
5111.711, 5111.712, 5111.713, 5111.714, 5111.715, 227
5111.83, 5111.84, 5111.85, 5111.851, 5111.852, 228
5111.853, 5111.854, 5111.855, 5111.856, 5111.86, 229
5111.861, 5111.862, 5111.863, 5111.864, 5111.865, 230
5111.87, 5111.871, 5111.872, 5111.873, 5111.874, 231
5111.875, 5111.876, 5111.877, 5111.878, 5111.879, 232
5111.88, 5111.881, 5111.882, 5111.885, 5111.886, 233
5111.887, 5111.888, 5111.889, 5111.8810, 5111.89, 234
5111.891, 5111.892, 5111.894, 5111.90, 5111.91, 235
5111.911, 5111.912, 5111.914, 5111.915, 5111.92, 236
5111.93, 5111.94, 5111.941, 5111.943, 5111.944, 237
5111.945, 5111.96, 5111.97, 5111.98, 5111.981, 238
5111.982, 5111.99, 5112.01, 5112.03, 5112.04, 239
5112.05, 5112.06, 5112.07, 5112.08, 5112.09, 240
5112.10, 5112.11, 5112.17, 5112.18, 5112.19, 241
5112.21, 5112.30, 5112.31, 5112.32, 5112.33, 242
5112.331, 5112.34, 5112.341, 5112.35, 5112.37, 243
5112.371, 5112.38, 5112.39, 5112.40, 5112.41, 244
5112.42, 5112.43, 5112.44, 5112.45, 5112.46, 245
5112.47, 5112.48, 5112.99, 5112.991, 5115.20, 246
5117.10, 5119.01, 5119.012, 5119.02, 5119.04, 247
5119.06, 5119.061, 5119.07, 5119.071, 5119.072, 248
5119.08, 5119.10, 5119.101, 5119.11, 5119.12, 249
5119.14, 5119.16, 5119.161, 5119.17, 5119.18, 250
5119.20, 5119.201, 5119.202, 5119.21, 5119.22, 251
5119.221, 5119.23, 5119.24, 5119.27, 5119.30, 252
5119.33, 5119.34, 5119.35, 5119.351, 5119.36, 253
5119.42, 5119.43, 5119.44, 5119.46, 5119.51, 254
5119.52, 5119.53, 5119.57, 5119.60, 5119.61, 255
5119.611, 5119.612, 5119.613, 5119.62, 5119.621, 256
5119.622, 5119.63, 5119.631, 5119.69, 5119.691, 257
5119.99, 5120.07, 5120.09, 5120.135, 5120.17, 258
5120.171, 5120.652, 5120.654, 5121.051, 5121.30, 259
5121.32, 5121.33, 5121.34, 5121.35, 5121.36, 260
5121.37, 5121.38, 5121.40, 5121.42, 5121.43, 261
5121.44, 5121.45, 5121.46, 5121.47, 5121.49, 262
5121.50, 5121.51, 5121.52, 5121.55, 5122.01, 263
5122.03, 5122.10, 5122.11, 5122.12, 5122.13, 264
5122.15, 5122.17, 5122.18, 5122.19, 5122.20, 265
5122.21, 5122.23, 5122.25, 5122.26, 5122.27, 266
5122.271, 5122.31, 5122.311, 5122.32, 5122.33, 267
5122.34, 5122.341, 5122.39, 5122.43, 5122.44, 268
5122.45, 5122.46, 5122.47, 5123.01, 5123.021, 269
5123.022, 5123.03, 5123.0412, 5123.0417, 5123.09, 270
5123.171, 5123.19, 5123.192, 5123.197, 5123.198, 271
5123.38, 5123.61, 5123.86, 5126.01, 5126.026, 272
5126.043, 5126.05, 5126.051, 5126.054, 5126.055, 273
5139.03, 5139.04, 5139.08, 5139.34, 5145.162, 274
5145.18, 5149.22, 5153.16, 5302.221, 5309.082, 275
5309.68, 5309.86, 5501.311, 5501.312, 5501.73, 276
5502.011, 5505.12, 5507.01, 5507.02, 5507.021, 277
5507.022, 5507.03, 5507.06, 5507.07, 5507.08, 278
5507.09, 5507.12, 5507.15, 5507.18, 5507.22, 279
5507.25, 5507.26, 5507.27, 5507.32, 5507.34, 280
5507.40, 5507.42, 5507.44, 5507.46, 5507.52, 281
5507.53, 5507.54, 5507.55, 5507.57, 5507.571, 282
5507.60, 5507.63, 5507.99, 5511.03, 5515.08, 283
5540.03, 5701.13, 5703.052, 5703.053, 5703.059, 284
5703.19, 5703.21, 5703.37, 5703.50, 5703.70, 285
5703.82, 5705.01, 5705.10, 5705.19, 5705.192, 286
5705.21, 5705.217, 5705.218, 5705.221, 5705.25, 287
5709.17, 5709.40, 5709.73, 5709.75, 5709.78, 288
5725.18, 5725.33, 5725.34, 5726.20, 5726.52, 289
5726.54, 5727.26, 5727.75, 5727.84, 5727.89, 290
5728.10, 5729.03, 5729.04, 5729.16, 5729.17, 291
5731.39, 5733.01, 5733.06, 5733.11, 5733.55, 292
5733.58, 5733.98, 5735.012, 5735.12, 5735.27, 293
5735.34, 5739.01, 5739.02, 5739.026, 5739.09, 294
5739.10, 5739.13, 5739.212, 5741.01, 5741.02, 295
5741.03, 5741.17, 5743.01, 5743.024, 5743.081, 296
5743.15, 5743.323, 5743.51, 5743.56, 5743.62, 297
5743.63, 5745.12, 5747.01, 5747.02, 5747.022, 298
5747.025, 5747.05, 5747.08, 5747.10, 5747.11, 299
5747.113, 5747.122, 5747.13, 5747.21, 5747.22, 300
5747.47, 5747.501, 5747.76, 5747.98, 5748.01, 301
5749.02, 5749.06, 5749.07, 5749.17, 5751.01, 302
5751.014, 5751.02, 5751.03, 5751.051, 5751.07, 303
5751.081, 5751.09, 5751.20, 5751.21, 5753.03, 304
5753.07, 5815.28, 5902.02, 5905.02, 5910.02, 305
5910.07, 5919.34, 5924.502, 5924.503, 5924.504, 306
5924.506, 6109.21, and 6111.037; to amend, for the 307
purpose of adopting new section numbers as 308
indicated in parentheses, sections 173.394 309
(173.38), 173.40 (173.52), 173.401 (173.521), 310
173.402 (173.524), 173.403 (173.53), 173.404 311
(173.55), 3304.23 (3335.60), 3304.231 (3335.61), 312
3304.14 (3304.15), 3304.15 (3304.16), 3304.16 313
(3304.14), 3313.847 (3317.30), 3333.90 (3333.59), 314
3383.01 (123.28), 3383.07 (123.281), 3701.041 315
(124.88), 3721.50 (5168.40), 3721.51 (5168.42), 316
3721.511 (5168.43), 3721.512 (5168.44), 3721.513 317
(5168.45), 3721.52 (5168.46), 3721.53 (5168.47), 318
3721.531 (5168.48), 3721.532 (5168.49), 3721.533 319
(5168.50), 3721.54 (5168.51), 3721.541 (5168.52), 320
3721.55 (5168.53), 3721.56 (5168.54), 3721.57 321
(5168.55), 3721.58 (5168.56), 3737.883 (3737.884), 322
3793.01 (5119.01), 3793.031 (5119.201), 3793.032 323
(5119.47), 3793.051 (5119.161), 3793.10 (5119.38), 324
3793.11 (5119.39), 3793.12 (5119.61), 3793.13 325
(5119.27), 3793.14 (5119.26), 3793.15 (5119.17), 326
3793.16 (5119.188), 3793.18 (5119.30), 3793.22 327
(5119.49), 3793.31 (5119.90), 3793.32 (5119.91), 328
3793.33 (5119.92), 3793.34 (5119.93), 3793.35 329
(5119.94), 3793.36 (5119.95), 3793.37 (5119.96), 330
3793.38 (5119.97), 3793.39 (5119.98), 5101.271 331
(5160.45), 5101.31 (5164.756), 5101.50 (5161.05), 332
5101.501 (5161.06), 5101.502 (5161.02), 5101.51 333
(5161.10), 5101.511 (5161.11), 5101.5110 334
(5161.35), 5101.512 (5161.12), 5101.513 (5161.30), 335
5101.516 (5161.22), 5101.517 (5161.24), 5101.519 336
(5161.27), 5101.52 (5161.15), 5101.521 (5161.16), 337
5101.522 (5161.17), 5101.524 (5161.20), 5101.527 338
(5161.25), 5101.571 (5160.35), 5101.572 (5160.39), 339
5101.573 (5160.40), 5101.574 (5160.41), 5101.575 340
(5160.42), 5101.58 (5160.37), 5101.59 (5160.38), 341
5101.591 (5160.43), 5111.01 (5162.03), 5111.011 342
(5163.02), 5111.013 (5163.40), 5111.016 (5164.26), 343
5111.018 (5164.07), 5111.0112 (5162.20), 5111.0114 344
(5164.754), 5111.0116 (5163.30), 5111.0117 345
(5163.31), 5111.0118 (5163.32), 5111.0119 346
(5163.45), 5111.0124 (5163.10), 5111.0125 347
(5163.101), 5111.02 (5164.02), 5111.021 (5164.70), 348
5111.022 (5164.56), 5111.023 (5164.15), 5111.024 349
(5164.08), 5111.025 (5164.76), 5111.027 (5164.20), 350
5111.028 (5164.32), 5111.029 (5164.06), 5111.0210 351
(5164.92), 5111.0211 (5165.48), 5111.0212 352
(5164.80), 5111.0213 (5164.77), 5111.0214 353
(5164.82), 5111.0215 (5164.93), 5111.03 (5164.35), 354
5111.031 (5164.37), 5111.032 (5164.34), 5111.033 355
(5164.342), 5111.034 (5164.341), 5111.035 356
(5164.36), 5111.04 (5164.05), 5111.042 (5164.25), 357
5111.05 (5164.45), 5111.051 (5164.48), 5111.052 358
(5164.46), 5111.053 (5164.301), 5111.054 359
(5164.47), 5111.06 (5164.38), 5111.061 (5164.57), 360
5111.062 (5164.39), 5111.063 (5164.31), 5111.07 361
(5164.752), 5111.071 (5164.753), 5111.08 362
(5164.759), 5111.081 (5164.755), 5111.082 363
(5164.751), 5111.083 (5164.757), 5111.084 364
(5164.7510), 5111.085 (5164.758), 5111.086 365
(5164.75), 5111.09 (5162.13), 5111.091 (5162.131), 366
5111.092 (5162.132), 5111.10 (5162.10), 5111.101 367
(5162.15), 5111.102 (5162.04), 5111.11 (5162.21), 368
5111.111 (5162.211), 5111.112 (5162.212), 5111.113 369
(5162.22), 5111.114 (5163.33), 5111.12 (5162.23), 370
5111.121 (5162.24), 5111.13 (5164.85), 5111.14 371
(5164.88), 5111.141 (5164.89), 5111.15 (5163.20), 372
5111.151 (5163.21), 5111.16 (5167.03), 5111.161 373
(5167.031), 5111.162 (5167.20), 5111.163 374
(5167.201), 5111.17 (5167.10), 5111.171 (5167.31), 375
5111.172 (5167.12), 5111.173 (5167.40), 5111.174 376
(5167.41), 5111.175 (5167.26), 5111.177 (5167.11), 377
5111.178 (5167.25), 5111.179 (5167.13), 5111.1710 378
(5167.14), 5111.1711 (5167.30), 5111.18 (5164.86), 379
5111.181 (5163.22), 5111.19 (5164.74), 5111.191 380
(5164.741), 5111.20 (5165.01), 5111.201 381
(5165.011), 5111.202 (5165.03), 5111.203 382
(5165.031), 5111.204 (5165.04), 5111.21 (5165.06), 383
5111.212 (5165.35), 5111.22 (5165.07), 5111.221 384
(5165.37), 5111.222 (5165.15), 5111.223 385
(5165.071), 5111.224 (5124.15), 5111.225 386
(5165.155), 5111.226 (5124.02), 5111.23 (5124.19), 387
5111.231 (5165.19), 5111.232 (5165.192), 5111.233 388
(5124.194), 5111.235 (5124.23), 5111.24 (5165.16), 389
5111.241 (5124.21), 5111.242 (5165.21), 5111.244 390
(5165.25), 5111.245 (5165.26), 5111.246 (5165.23), 391
5111.25 (5165.17), 5111.251 (5124.17), 5111.254 392
(5165.151), 5111.255 (5124.151), 5111.257 393
(5165.28), 5111.258 (5165.153), 5111.259 394
(5165.156), 5111.26 (5165.10), 5111.261 395
(5165.107), 5111.262 (5165.47), 5111.263 396
(5124.29), 5111.264 (5165.30), 5111.265 (5165.29), 397
5111.266 (5165.101), 5111.27 (5165.108), 5111.271 398
(5165.1010), 5111.28 (5165.40), 5111.29 (5165.38), 399
5111.291 (5124.154), 5111.30 (5165.073), 5111.31 400
(5165.08), 5111.32 (5165.081), 5111.33 (5124.34), 401
5111.331 (5165.34), 5111.35 (5165.60), 5111.36 402
(5165.61), 5111.37 (5165.62), 5111.38 (5165.63), 403
5111.39 (5165.64), 5111.40 (5165.65), 5111.41 404
(5165.66), 5111.411 (5165.67), 5111.42 (5165.68), 405
5111.43 (5165.69), 5111.44 (5165.70), 5111.45 406
(5165.71), 5111.46 (5165.72), 5111.47 (5165.73), 407
5111.48 (5165.74), 5111.49 (5165.75), 5111.50 408
(5165.76), 5111.51 (5165.77), 5111.511 (5165.78), 409
5111.52 (5165.79), 5111.53 (5165.80), 5111.54 410
(5165.81), 5111.55 (5165.82), 5111.56 (5165.83), 411
5111.57 (5165.84), 5111.58 (5165.85), 5111.59 412
(5165.86), 5111.60 (5165.87), 5111.61 (5165.88), 413
5111.62 (5162.66), 5111.63 (5165.89), 5111.66 414
(5165.50), 5111.661 (5165.501), 5111.67 (5165.51), 415
5111.671 (5165.511), 5111.672 (5165.512), 5111.673 416
(5165.513), 5111.674 (5165.514), 5111.675 417
(5165.515), 5111.676 (5165.516), 5111.677 418
(5165.517), 5111.68 (5165.52), 5111.681 419
(5165.521), 5111.682 (5165.522), 5111.683 420
(5165.523), 5111.684 (5165.524), 5111.685 421
(5165.525), 5111.686 (5165.526), 5111.687 422
(5165.527), 5111.688 (5165.528), 5111.689 423
(5165.53), 5111.70 (5163.09), 5111.701 (5163.091), 424
5111.702 (5163.092), 5111.703 (5163.093), 5111.704 425
(5163.094), 5111.705 (5163.095), 5111.706 426
(5163.096), 5111.707 (5163.097), 5111.708 427
(5163.098), 5111.709 (5163.099), 5111.7011 428
(5163.0910), 5111.71 (5162.36), 5111.711 429
(5162.361), 5111.712 (5162.362), 5111.713 430
(5162.363), 5111.714 (5162.64), 5111.715 431
(5162.364), 5111.83 (5162.30), 5111.84 (5166.03), 432
5111.85 (5166.02), 5111.851 (5166.04), 5111.852 433
(5166.05), 5111.853 (5166.06), 5111.854 (5166.07), 434
5111.855 (5166.08), 5111.856 (5166.10), 5111.86 435
(5166.11), 5111.861 (5166.12), 5111.862 436
(5166.121), 5111.863 (5166.13), 5111.864 437
(5166.14), 5111.865 (5166.141), 5111.87 (5166.20), 438
5111.871 (5166.21), 5111.872 (5166.22), 5111.873 439
(5166.23), 5111.874 (5124.60), 5111.875 (5124.61), 440
5111.876 (5124.62), 5111.877 (5124.63), 5111.878 441
(5124.64), 5111.879 (5124.65), 5111.88 (5166.30), 442
5111.881 (5166.301), 5111.882 (5166.302), 5111.883 443
(5166.303), 5111.884 (5166.304), 5111.885 444
(5166.305), 5111.886 (5166.306), 5111.887 445
(5166.307), 5111.888 (5166.308), 5111.889 446
(5166.309), 5111.8810 (5166.3010), 5111.89 447
(173.54), 5111.891 (173.541), 5111.892 (173.544), 448
5111.893 (173.547), 5111.894 (173.542), 5111.90 449
(5162.32), 5111.91 (5162.35), 5111.911 (5162.37), 450
5111.912 (5162.371), 5111.914 (5164.58), 5111.915 451
(5162.11), 5111.92 (5162.40), 5111.93 (5162.41), 452
5111.94 (5162.54), 5111.941 (5162.52), 5111.943 453
(5162.50), 5111.944 (5162.58), 5111.945 (5162.56), 454
5111.96 (5164.90), 5111.97 (5166.35), 5111.98 455
(5162.031), 5111.981 (5164.91), 5111.982 456
(5167.21), 5111.99 (5165.99), 5112.01 (5168.01), 457
5112.03 (5168.02), 5112.04 (5168.05), 5112.05 458
(5168.03), 5112.06 (5168.06), 5112.07 (5168.07), 459
5112.08 (5168.09), 5112.09 (5168.08), 5112.10 460
(5168.04), 5112.11 (5168.10), 5112.17 (5168.14), 461
5112.18 (5168.11), 5112.19 (5168.12), 5112.21 462
(5168.13), 5112.30 (5168.60), 5112.31 (5168.61), 463
5112.32 (5168.62), 5112.33 (5168.63), 5112.331 464
(5168.64), 5112.34 (5168.65), 5112.341 (5168.66), 465
5112.35 (5168.67), 5112.37 (5168.68), 5112.371 466
(5168.69), 5112.38 (5168.70), 5112.39 (5168.71), 467
5112.40 (5168.20), 5112.41 (5168.21), 5112.42 468
(5168.22), 5112.43 (5168.23), 5112.44 (5168.24), 469
5112.45 (5168.25), 5112.46 (5168.26), 5112.47 470
(5168.27), 5112.48 (5168.28), 5112.99 (5168.99), 471
5112.991 (5168.991), 5119.01 (5119.10), 5119.012 472
(5119.141), 5119.02 (5119.14), 5119.06 (5119.21), 473
5119.061 (5119.40), 5119.07 (5119.11), 5119.071 474
(5119.18), 5119.072 (5119.181), 5119.08 475
(5119.182), 5119.10 (5119.184), 5119.101 476
(5119.185), 5119.11 (5119.186), 5119.12 477
(5119.187), 5119.14 (5119.08), 5119.16 (5119.44), 478
5119.161 (5119.45), 5119.17 (5119.51), 5119.18 479
(5119.46), 5119.20 (5119.33), 5119.201 (5119.331), 480
5119.202 (5119.332), 5119.21 (5119.333), 5119.22 481
(5119.34), 5119.221 (5119.342), 5119.23 (5119.31), 482
5119.24 (5119.15), 5119.27 (5119.05), 5119.30 483
(5119.09), 5119.33 (5119.54), 5119.34 (5119.50), 484
5119.35 (5119.56), 5119.351 (5119.55), 5119.36 485
(5119.52), 5119.42 (5119.07), 5119.43 (5119.06), 486
5119.44 (5119.051), 5119.46 (5119.60), 5119.50 487
(5119.70), 5119.51 (5119.71), 5119.52 (5119.72), 488
5119.53 (5119.73), 5119.57 (5119.29), 5119.60 489
(5119.32), 5119.61 (5119.22), 5119.611 (5119.36), 490
5119.612 (5119.37), 5119.613 (5119.361), 5119.62 491
(5119.23), 5119.621 (5119.24), 5119.622 (5119.25), 492
5119.63 (5119.42), 5119.631 (5119.421), 5119.69 493
(5119.41), 5119.691 (5119.411), 5507.01 (128.01), 494
5507.02 (128.02), 5507.021 (128.021), 5507.022 495
(128.022), 5507.03 (128.03), 5507.06 (128.06), 496
5507.07 (128.07), 5507.08 (128.08), 5507.09 497
(128.09), 5507.12 (128.12), 5507.15 (128.15), 498
5507.18 (128.18), 5507.22 (128.22), 5507.25 499
(128.25), 5507.26 (128.26), 5507.27 (128.27), 500
5507.32 (128.32), 5507.34 (128.34), 5507.40 501
(128.40), 5507.42 (128.42), 5507.44 (128.44), 502
5507.46 (128.46), 5507.52 (128.52), 5507.53 503
(128.53), 5507.54 (128.54), 5507.55 (128.55), 504
5507.57 (128.57), 5507.571 (128.571), 5507.60 505
(128.60), 5507.63 (128.63), and 5507.99 (128.99); 506
to enact new sections 3313.481, 3317.014, 3317.02, 507
3317.022, 3317.0217, 3317.051, 3317.16, 3326.39, 508
3345.81, and 3737.883, and sections 1.611, 509
103.0521, 109.921, 121.483, 122.681, 123.19, 510
125.27, 125.833, 126.211, 128.45, 128.461, 511
128.462, 128.47, 149.307, 173.51, 173.522, 512
173.523, 173.543, 173.545, 173.546, 173.56, 513
173.60, 311.172, 319.10, 321.49, 340.08, 353.01 to 514
353.16, 511.261, 517.271, 721.29, 743.50, 903.30, 515
955.121, 991.041, 1509.074, 1509.16, 1509.227, 516
1545.23, 1547.532, 2101.026, 2329.192, 2919.19, 517
2919.191, 2919.192, 2919.193, 2950.012, 3302.26, 518
3310.032, 3310.035, 3313.5311, 3313.5312, 519
3313.6018, 3313.6019, 3313.848, 3313.849, 520
3314.042, 3314.082, 3314.086, 3314.092, 3314.20, 521
3317.016, 3317.017, 3317.0213, 3317.0214, 522
3317.161, 3317.25, 3317.40, 3319.031, 3325.13, 523
3325.14, 3326.112, 3326.40, 3327.07, 3328.27, 524
3333.0412, 3333.124, 3333.342, 3333.613, 3337.16, 525
3345.48, 3350.15, 3365.022, 3701.033, 3701.139, 526
3701.832, 3701.94, 3701.941, 3701.942, 3701.943, 527
3701.944, 3701.96, 3701.98, 3702.302, 3702.303, 528
3702.304, 3702.305, 3702.306, 3702.307, 3702.308, 529
3714.074, 3721.072, 3727.60, 3734.125, 3735.661, 530
3769.101, 3769.102, 3769.103, 3772.36, 4123.322, 531
4503.524, 4503.526, 4503.732, 4503.95, 4503.96, 532
4713.641, 4731.299, 4751.042, 4751.14, 4783.01, 533
4783.02, 4783.03, 4783.04, 4783.05, 4783.09, 534
4783.10, 4783.11, 4783.12, 4783.13, 4783.99, 535
4906.201, 4909.157, 4955.322, 5101.101, 5101.804, 536
5103.05, 5119.28, 5119.341, 5123.023, 5124.01, 537
5124.03, 5124.05, 5124.06, 5124.07, 5124.071, 538
5124.072, 5124.08, 5124.081, 5124.10, 5124.101, 539
5124.102, 5124.103, 5124.104, 5124.105, 5124.106, 540
5124.107, 5124.108, 5124.109, 5124.152, 5124.153, 541
5124.191, 5124.192, 5124.193, 5124.25, 5124.28, 542
5124.30, 5124.31, 5124.32, 5124.33, 5124.35, 543
5124.37, 5124.38, 5124.40, 5124.41, 5124.42, 544
5124.43, 5124.44, 5124.45, 5124.46, 5124.50, 545
5124.51, 5124.511, 5124.512, 5124.513, 5124.514, 546
5124.515, 5124.516, 5124.517, 5124.52, 5124.521, 547
5124.522, 5124.523, 5124.524, 5124.525, 5124.526, 548
5124.527, 5124.528, 5124.53, 5124.67, 5124.99, 549
5126.131, 5160.01, 5160.011, 5160.02, 5160.021, 550
5160.03, 5160.04, 5160.05, 5160.051, 5160.052, 551
5160.06, 5160.10, 5160.11, 5160.12, 5160.13, 552
5160.16, 5160.20, 5160.21, 5160.22, 5160.23, 553
5160.30, 5160.31, 5160.371, 5160.46, 5160.47, 554
5160.48, 5160.481, 5160.50, 5160.52, 5160.99, 555
5161.01, 5162.01, 5162.02, 5162.021, 5162.022, 556
5162.05, 5162.06, 5162.07, 5162.12, 5162.31, 557
5162.60, 5162.62, 5163.01, 5163.03, 5163.04, 558
5163.05, 5163.06, 5163.061, 5163.07, 5163.08, 559
5164.01, 5164.03, 5164.30, 5164.33, 5164.55, 560
5164.59, 5164.60, 5164.61, 5164.71, 5164.72, 561
5164.73, 5164.78, 5164.881, 5164.911, 5165.02, 562
5165.072, 5165.082, 5165.102, 5165.103, 5165.104, 563
5165.105, 5165.106, 5165.109, 5165.152, 5165.154, 564
5165.191, 5165.193, 5165.32, 5165.33, 5165.41, 565
5165.42, 5165.43, 5165.44, 5165.45, 5165.46, 566
5165.49, 5165.771, 5166.01, 5166.16, 5167.01, 567
5167.02, 5168.41, 5540.18, 5703.75, 5703.76, 568
5703.90, 5703.91, 5703.92, 5703.93, 5705.55, 569
5735.013, 5736.01 to 5736.14, 5736.99, 5741.032, 570
5747.71, 5910.08, and 5919.342; and to repeal 571
sections 122.076, 122.15, 122.151, 122.152, 572
122.153, 122.154, 122.29, 122.97, 123.23, 125.837, 573
125.838, 149.51, 149.55, 166.22, 166.28, 173.425, 574
173.433, 183.11, 183.28, 184.04, 340.022, 340.033, 575
340.06, 340.14, 1513.371, 1531.34, 1547.721, 576
1547.722, 1547.723, 1547.724, 1547.725, 1547.726, 577
3302.043, 3304.24, 3304.26, 3304.38, 3313.481, 578
3313.482, 3313.4811, 3314.088, 3314.13, 3317.012, 579
3317.014, 3317.018, 3317.02, 3317.022, 3317.029, 580
3317.0217, 3317.051, 3317.052, 3317.053, 3317.11, 581
3317.16, 3317.62, 3317.63, 3317.64, 3318.023, 582
3323.16, 3326.39, 3345.81, 3353.09, 3353.15, 583
3353.20, 3383.02, 3383.03, 3383.04, 3383.05, 584
3383.06, 3383.08, 3383.09, 3517.1010, 3701.072, 585
3701.263, 3701.343, 3701.90, 3701.901, 3701.902, 586
3701.903, 3701.904, 3701.905, 3701.906, 3701.907, 587
3721.026, 3793.02, 3793.03, 3793.04, 3793.041, 588
3793.05, 3793.06, 3793.061, 3793.08, 3793.09, 589
3793.19, 3793.20, 3793.21, 3793.99, 5101.503, 590
5101.514, 5101.515, 5101.518, 5101.523, 5101.525, 591
5101.526, 5101.528, 5101.529, 5111.012, 5111.014, 592
5111.015, 5111.0110, 5111.0111, 5111.0113, 593
5111.0115, 5111.0120, 5111.0121, 5111.0122, 594
5111.0123, 5111.176, 5111.211, 5111.236, 5111.65, 595
5111.8710, 5111.8811, 5111.913, 5111.942, 596
5111.946, 5119.011, 5119.013, 5119.03, 5119.05, 597
5119.47, 5119.623, 5119.64, 5119.65, 5119.66, 598
5119.67, 5119.68, 5507.65, 5507.66, 5707.05, 599
5727.41, 5733.35, 5747.211, 5747.33, 5751.031, 600
6101.451, and 6111.029 of the Revised Code; to 601
amend Section 1 of Sub. H.B. 34 of the 130th 602
General Assembly; to amend Sections 205.10, 603
506.10, and 755.30 of Am. Sub. H.B. 51 of the 604
130th General Assembly; to amend Section 753.30 of 605
Am. Sub. H.B. 153 of the 129th General Assembly; 606
to amend Section 4 of Am. Sub. H.B. 279 of the 607
129th General Assembly; to amend Section 11 of 608
Sub. H.B. 303 of the 129th General Assembly; to 609
amend Section 9 of Am. Sub. H.B. 386 of the 129th 610
General Assembly; to amend Section 4 of Am. Sub. 611
H.B. 472 of the 129th General Assembly; to amend 612
Sections 201.80, 205.83, and 509.40 of Sub. H.B. 613
482 of the 129th General Assembly; to amend 614
Sections 301.11, 301.12, and 301.13 of Am. Sub. 615
H.B. 487 of the 129th General Assembly; to amend 616
Section 10 of Am. Sub. H.B. 386 of the 129th 617
General Assembly, as subsequently amended; to 618
amend Section 205.80 of Sub. H.B. 482 of the 129th 619
General Assembly, as subsequently amended; to 620
amend Section 4 of Sub. S.B. 171 of the 129th 621
General Assembly, as subsequently amended; to 622
amend Section 105.05 of Am. Sub. H.B. 2 of the 623
128th General Assembly; to repeal Section 624
267.60.31 of Am. Sub. H.B. 153 of the 129th 625
General Assembly; to repeal Section 125.10 of Am. 626
Sub. H.B. 1 of the 128th General Assembly as 627
subsequently amended; to repeal Section 153 of Am. 628
Sub. H.B. 117 of the 121st General Assembly as 629
subsequently amended; to amend Sections 203.30.40, 630
203.30.70, 203.30.80, 203.90.20, 205.10.20, 631
205.30.90, 205.50.70, and 207.10.10 of Sub. S.B. 632
312 of the 129th General Assembly; to amend the 633
versions of sections 109.57, 2151.011, 2923.126, 634
5104.012, 5104.013, 5104.03, 5104.08, and 5104.32 635
of the Revised Code that are scheduled to take 636
effect January 1, 2014, to continue the provisions 637
of this act on and after that effective date; to 638
amend the versions of sections 4501.01 and 4507.06 639
of the Revised Code that are scheduled to take 640
effect January 1, 2017, to continue the provisions 641
of this act on and after that effective date; to 642
amend section 3313.88 of the Revised Code as it 643
results from Section 101.01 of this act for the 644
purpose of adopting new section number 3313.482 on 645
July 1, 2014; to amend the versions of sections 646
3302.20, 3310.08, 3313.981, 3314.091, 3317.01, 647
3317.02, 3317.022, 3317.0217, 3317.03, 3317.16, 648
3317.30, and 5751.21 of the Revised Code that 649
result from Section 101.01 of this act and to 650
amend sections 3310.41, 3311.52, 3317.024, 651
3317.033, 3317.081, 3317.201, 3318.18, 3318.42, 652
3327.05, 3328.32, 3328.33, and 5727.85 and to 653
enact section 3317.034 of the Revised Code on July 654
1, 2014; to amend sections 5111.31 (5165.08), 655
5111.673 (5165.513), 5111.675 (5165.515), and 656
5111.99 (5165.99) of the Revised Code as they 657
result from Section 101.01 of this act on January 658
1, 2015; to make operating appropriations for the 659
biennium beginning July 1, 2013, and ending June 660
30, 2015; to provide authorization and conditions 661
for the operation of state programs; to repeal 662
sections 5168.20, 5168.21, 5168.22, 5168.23, 663
5168.24, 5168.25, 5168.26, 5168.27, and 5168.28 of 664
the Revised Code on October 1, 2015, to terminate 665
the operation of those sections on that date; to 666
repeal sections 5168.01, 5168.02, 5168.03, 667
5168.04, 5168.05, 5168.06, 5168.07, 5168.08, 668
5168.09, 5168.10, 5168.11, 5168.12, 5168.13, 669
5168.99, and 5168.991 of the Revised Code on 670
October 16, 2015, to terminate the operation of 671
those sections on that date; and to repeal section 672
5124.67 of the Revised Code on July 1, 2018, to 673
terminate the operation of that section on that 674
date.675


BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF OHIO:

       Section 101.01. That sections 9.03, 9.15, 9.231, 9.239, 9.24, 676
9.833, 9.90, 9.901, 101.39, 101.391, 102.02, 103.144, 103.63, 677
107.033, 107.12, 109.06, 109.36, 109.57, 109.572, 109.71, 109.746, 678
109.77, 109.85, 109.86, 109.90, 109.91, 111.02, 111.15, 111.28, 679
113.02, 113.061, 117.03, 117.10, 117.20, 119.01, 120.06, 121.02, 680
121.03, 121.22, 121.35, 121.37, 121.372, 122.075, 122.083, 122.17, 681
122.171, 122.175, 122.28, 122.30, 122.31, 122.32, 122.33, 122.34, 682
122.35, 122.36, 122.58, 122.657, 122.658, 122.66, 122.67, 122.68, 683
122.69, 122.70, 122.701, 122.76, 122.861, 123.01, 123.10, 123.11, 684
123.201, 123.21, 123.27, 124.11, 124.14, 124.18, 124.30, 124.341, 685
124.381, 124.57, 124.84, 125.05, 125.21, 125.212, 125.28, 125.602, 686
125.603, 125.832, 125.836, 126.07, 126.14, 126.32, 126.35, 126.45, 687
126.46, 126.47, 126.48, 127.14, 127.16, 131.51, 133.01, 133.06, 688
135.22, 135.61, 135.71, 135.80, 135.81, 135.85, 140.01, 140.03, 689
140.05, 145.01, 145.012, 145.037, 145.038, 145.22, 149.01, 149.12, 690
149.311, 149.43, 149.431, 149.54, 151.11, 152.09, 153.692, 154.01, 691
154.17, 154.20, 154.22, 154.23, 154.25, 156.02, 156.03, 156.04, 692
156.05, 166.02, 166.03, 166.04, 166.08, 166.25, 167.03, 169.02, 693
169.05, 169.07, 169.08, 171.05, 173.03, 173.14, 173.17, 173.19, 694
173.20, 173.21, 173.23, 173.25, 173.26, 173.27, 173.28, 173.39, 695
173.391, 173.392, 173.394, 173.40, 173.401, 173.402, 173.403, 696
173.404, 173.42, 173.43, 173.431, 173.432, 173.434, 173.45, 697
173.47, 173.48, 173.50, 173.501, 173.99, 183.16, 183.33, 187.10, 698
191.01, 191.02, 191.04, 191.06, 301.28, 305.23, 307.07, 307.515, 699
307.673, 307.674, 307.696, 307.697, 307.86, 309.09, 317.06, 700
317.08, 317.32, 317.321, 317.36, 319.302, 321.35, 321.44, 323.151, 701
323.152, 323.153, 329.04, 329.051, 329.06, 329.14, 333.01, 333.02, 702
333.03, 333.04, 333.05, 339.02, 339.05, 339.06, 339.07, 340.01, 703
340.011, 340.02, 340.021, 340.03, 340.031, 340.032, 340.04, 704
340.05, 340.07, 340.09, 340.091, 340.10, 340.11, 340.12, 340.13, 705
340.15, 340.16, 341.192, 349.01, 349.04, 351.021, 715.013, 706
715.691, 721.01, 721.03, 731.091, 737.41, 742.14, 755.06, 901.21, 707
901.22, 901.23, 903.11, 903.99, 905.06, 909.15, 924.02, 924.06, 708
927.54, 935.01, 935.03, 935.041, 935.07, 935.12, 955.01, 955.05, 709
955.06, 955.07, 955.08, 955.09, 955.12, 955.14, 955.201, 956.07, 710
956.18, 959.131, 959.132, 959.99, 991.03, 991.04, 991.06, 711
1309.521, 1332.26, 1337.11, 1347.08, 1501.011, 1501.45, 1506.21, 712
1506.30, 1509.01, 1509.02, 1509.062, 1509.10, 1509.11, 1509.22, 713
1509.226, 1509.50, 1511.02, 1511.022, 1531.06, 1531.17, 1545.071, 714
1547.542, 1547.99, 1548.02, 1551.33, 1551.35, 1555.15, 1701.86, 715
1701.922, 1703.29, 1711.07, 1721.10, 1724.02, 1724.03, 1739.061, 716
1751.01, 1751.11, 1751.12, 1751.14, 1751.271, 1751.31, 1751.60, 717
1923.14, 2101.24, 2108.05, 2113.041, 2113.06, 2117.061, 2117.25, 718
2133.01, 2133.25, 2151.011, 2151.3514, 2151.362, 2151.83, 2151.86, 719
2152.54, 2152.59, 2303.201, 2305.234, 2307.65, 2317.02, 2317.422, 720
2317.56, 2505.02, 2743.48, 2744.05, 2901.13, 2901.30, 2903.13, 721
2903.33, 2907.22, 2913.01, 2913.40, 2913.401, 2919.271, 2921.01, 722
2921.22, 2921.36, 2921.38, 2923.125, 2923.126, 2925.03, 2929.13, 723
2929.15, 2929.18, 2930.01, 2935.03, 2935.33, 2945.37, 2945.371, 724
2945.38, 2945.39, 2945.40, 2945.401, 2951.041, 2967.22, 2981.01, 725
2981.12, 2981.13, 3101.051, 3107.083, 3109.15, 3111.04, 3111.72, 726
3119.29, 3119.54, 3121.441, 3121.89, 3121.891, 3121.892, 3121.893, 727
3121.898, 3123.958, 3125.18, 3125.36, 3301.07, 3301.0711, 728
3301.0712, 3301.0714, 3301.0715, 3301.0723, 3301.0725, 3301.15, 729
3301.16, 3302.01, 3302.03, 3302.20, 3302.21, 3302.22, 3303.41, 730
3304.11, 3304.12, 3304.13, 3304.14, 3304.15, 3304.16, 3304.17, 731
3304.18, 3304.181, 3304.182, 3304.19, 3304.20, 3304.21, 3304.22, 732
3304.23, 3304.231, 3304.25, 3304.27, 3304.28, 3304.41, 3305.03, 733
3307.51, 3309.21, 3310.01, 3310.02, 3310.03, 3310.05, 3310.06, 734
3310.08, 3310.14, 3310.52, 3310.522, 3310.56, 3311.0510, 3311.19, 735
3311.22, 3311.231, 3311.38, 3311.78, 3311.83, 3311.86, 3312.08, 736
3313.372, 3313.376, 3313.48, 3313.483, 3313.484, 3313.488, 737
3313.4810, 3313.533, 3313.537, 3313.539, 3313.60, 3313.603, 738
3313.6013, 3313.6016, 3313.612, 3313.615, 3313.62, 3313.64, 739
3313.646, 3313.65, 3313.714, 3313.715, 3313.82, 3313.83, 3313.841, 740
3313.843, 3313.844, 3313.845, 3313.847, 3313.88, 3313.911, 741
3313.976, 3313.978, 3313.98, 3313.981, 3314.015, 3314.017, 742
3314.027, 3314.029, 3314.03, 3314.05, 3314.06, 3314.072, 3314.074, 743
3314.08, 3314.083, 3314.084, 3314.087, 3314.091, 3314.11, 3314.26, 744
3314.35, 3315.07, 3315.33, 3315.40, 3315.42, 3316.041, 3316.06, 745
3317.01, 3317.013, 3317.021, 3317.023, 3317.0212, 3317.03, 746
3317.032, 3317.05, 3317.06, 3317.063, 3317.08, 3317.10, 3317.14, 747
3317.141, 3317.18, 3317.19, 3317.20, 3317.201, 3317.50, 3317.51, 748
3318.011, 3318.031, 3318.08, 3318.31, 3318.36, 3318.363, 3319.07, 749
3319.073, 3319.112, 3319.17, 3319.22, 3319.235, 3319.57, 3319.58, 750
3321.01, 3321.04, 3321.05, 3321.13, 3321.14, 3321.15, 3323.021, 751
3323.03, 3323.04, 3323.07, 3323.08, 3323.09, 3323.091, 3323.13, 752
3323.14, 3323.141, 3323.142, 3326.07, 3326.08, 3326.11, 3326.31, 753
3326.32, 3326.33, 3326.34, 3326.38, 3326.45, 3327.01, 3327.02, 754
3327.10, 3333.041, 3333.73, 3333.81, 3333.82, 3333.84, 3335.35, 755
3335.36, 3335.37, 3335.38, 3345.05, 3345.06, 3345.12, 3353.01, 756
3353.02, 3353.03, 3353.04, 3353.06, 3353.07, 3365.01, 3365.02, 757
3365.021, 3365.07, 3365.12, 3383.01, 3383.07, 3501.01, 3517.01, 758
3517.10, 3517.101, 3517.102, 3517.103, 3517.104, 3517.153, 759
3517.154, 3517.155, 3517.20, 3517.992, 3599.03, 3599.45, 3701.023, 760
3701.024, 3701.027, 3701.041, 3701.13, 3701.243, 3701.261, 761
3701.262, 3701.264, 3701.342, 3701.344, 3701.507, 3701.74, 762
3701.741, 3701.742, 3701.78, 3701.83, 3701.881, 3701.921, 763
3701.922, 3701.99, 3702.30, 3702.51, 3702.521, 3702.55, 3702.62, 764
3702.74, 3702.91, 3704.144, 3706.01, 3707.511, 3709.01, 3709.051, 765
3709.10, 3712.051, 3712.07, 3712.09, 3713.06, 3714.03, 3714.07, 766
3717.08, 3718.06, 3719.61, 3721.01, 3721.011, 3721.02, 3721.022, 767
3721.024, 3721.027, 3721.042, 3721.071, 3721.08, 3721.10, 3721.12, 768
3721.121, 3721.13, 3721.14, 3721.15, 3721.16, 3721.17, 3721.19, 769
3721.50, 3721.51, 3721.511, 3721.512, 3721.513, 3721.52, 3721.53, 770
3721.531, 3721.532, 3721.533, 3721.54, 3721.541, 3721.55, 3721.56, 771
3721.57, 3721.58, 3727.01, 3734.01, 3734.02, 3734.28, 3734.57, 772
3734.901, 3734.907, 3735.58, 3737.02, 3737.83, 3737.841, 3737.88, 773
3737.882, 3742.30, 3742.31, 3742.32, 3742.51, 3745.11, 3745.113, 774
3745.72, 3748.01, 3748.04, 3769.08, 3769.087, 3769.088, 3769.089, 775
3769.10, 3769.26, 3769.28, 3770.02, 3770.06, 3772.062, 3772.24, 776
3781.112, 3793.01, 3793.031, 3793.032, 3793.051, 3793.10, 3793.11, 777
3793.12, 3793.13, 3793.14, 3793.15, 3793.16, 3793.18, 3793.22, 778
3793.31, 3793.32, 3793.33, 3793.34, 3793.35, 3793.36, 3793.37, 779
3793.38, 3793.39, 3795.01, 3798.01, 3798.10, 3798.13, 3798.14, 780
3798.15, 3798.16, 3901.3814, 3903.14, 3905.40, 3905.483, 3905.862, 781
3916.06, 3923.24, 3923.241, 3923.281, 3923.443, 3923.49, 3923.50, 782
3923.601, 3923.83, 3924.41, 3924.42, 3963.01, 3963.04, 4104.33, 783
4112.02, 4112.12, 4112.31, 4115.034, 4115.32, 4117.06, 4117.14, 784
4117.15, 4121.44, 4121.441, 4121.50, 4121.69, 4123.32, 4123.35, 785
4123.41, 4123.57, 4123.93, 4131.03, 4141.162, 4301.01, 4301.10, 786
4301.30, 4301.421, 4301.43, 4301.62, 4303.181, 4303.29, 4305.131, 787
4501.01, 4501.21, 4503.03, 4503.064, 4503.065, 4503.066, 4503.44, 788
4503.62, 4505.02, 4505.09, 4506.07, 4507.06, 4507.51, 4510.038, 789
4510.45, 4511.19, 4511.191, 4511.21, 4511.69, 4511.85, 4513.34, 790
4701.03, 4707.02, 4707.073, 4707.10, 4709.11, 4713.08, 4713.44, 791
4715.22, 4715.36, 4715.372, 4717.03, 4717.06, 4717.07, 4717.10, 792
4717.14, 4717.15, 4719.01, 4723.18, 4723.35, 4723.481, 4725.03, 793
4725.16, 4729.69, 4729.80, 4729.81, 4730.411, 4731.05, 4731.151, 794
4731.22, 4731.23, 4731.65, 4731.71, 4732.06, 4732.07, 4732.08, 795
4734.41, 4735.07, 4735.09, 4735.10, 4735.142, 4735.56, 4742.01, 796
4751.01, 4751.02, 4751.03, 4751.04, 4751.041, 4751.05, 4751.06, 797
4751.07, 4751.08, 4751.10, 4751.11, 4751.12, 4751.13, 4753.071, 798
4755.11, 4755.47, 4755.481, 4755.64, 4758.10, 4758.11, 4761.01, 799
4776.01, 4778.02, 4778.03, 4781.28, 4906.20, 4955.32, 4955.321, 800
4955.34, 4955.44, 4955.47, 4999.04, 5101.01, 5101.11, 5101.141, 801
5101.16, 5101.162, 5101.18, 5101.181, 5101.183, 5101.184, 5101.26, 802
5101.271, 5101.272, 5101.273, 5101.30, 5101.31, 5101.34, 5101.35, 803
5101.36, 5101.46, 5101.461, 5101.47, 5101.49, 5101.50, 5101.501, 804
5101.502, 5101.51, 5101.511, 5101.512, 5101.513, 5101.516, 805
5101.517, 5101.519, 5101.5110, 5101.52, 5101.521, 5101.522, 806
5101.524, 5101.527, 5101.571, 5101.572, 5101.573, 5101.574, 807
5101.575, 5101.58, 5101.59, 5101.591, 5101.60, 5101.61, 5101.80, 808
5101.801, 5101.803, 5103.02, 5103.0323, 5103.13, 5103.42, 809
5104.012, 5104.013, 5104.02, 5104.021, 5104.03, 5104.08, 5104.11, 810
5104.12, 5104.32, 5107.10, 5107.14, 5107.16, 5107.20, 5107.24, 811
5107.26, 5107.42, 5107.64, 5111.01, 5111.011, 5111.013, 5111.016, 812
5111.018, 5111.0112, 5111.0114, 5111.0116, 5111.0117, 5111.0118, 813
5111.0119, 5111.0124, 5111.0125, 5111.02, 5111.021, 5111.022, 814
5111.023, 5111.024, 5111.025, 5111.027, 5111.028, 5111.029, 815
5111.0210, 5111.0211, 5111.0212, 5111.0213, 5111.0214, 5111.0215, 816
5111.03, 5111.031, 5111.032, 5111.033, 5111.034, 5111.035, 817
5111.04, 5111.042, 5111.05, 5111.051, 5111.052, 5111.053, 818
5111.054, 5111.06, 5111.061, 5111.062, 5111.063, 5111.07, 819
5111.071, 5111.08, 5111.081, 5111.082, 5111.083, 5111.084, 820
5111.085, 5111.086, 5111.09, 5111.091, 5111.092, 5111.10, 821
5111.101, 5111.102, 5111.11, 5111.111, 5111.112, 5111.113, 822
5111.114, 5111.12, 5111.121, 5111.13, 5111.14, 5111.141, 5111.15, 823
5111.151, 5111.16, 5111.161, 5111.162, 5111.163, 5111.17, 824
5111.171, 5111.172, 5111.173, 5111.174, 5111.175, 5111.177, 825
5111.178, 5111.179, 5111.1710, 5111.1711, 5111.18, 5111.181, 826
5111.19, 5111.191, 5111.20, 5111.201, 5111.202, 5111.203, 827
5111.204, 5111.21, 5111.212, 5111.22, 5111.221, 5111.222, 828
5111.223, 5111.224, 5111.225, 5111.226, 5111.23, 5111.231, 829
5111.232, 5111.233, 5111.235, 5111.24, 5111.241, 5111.242, 830
5111.244, 5111.245, 5111.246, 5111.25, 5111.251, 5111.254, 831
5111.255, 5111.257, 5111.258, 5111.259, 5111.26, 5111.261, 832
5111.262, 5111.263, 5111.264, 5111.265, 5111.266, 5111.27, 833
5111.271, 5111.28, 5111.29, 5111.291, 5111.30, 5111.31, 5111.32, 834
5111.33, 5111.331, 5111.35, 5111.36, 5111.37, 5111.38, 5111.39, 835
5111.41, 5111.411, 5111.42, 5111.43, 5111.44, 5111.45, 5111.46, 836
5111.47, 5111.48, 5111.49, 5111.50, 5111.51, 5111.511, 5111.52, 837
5111.53, 5111.54, 5111.55, 5111.56, 5111.57, 5111.58, 5111.59, 838
5111.60, 5111.61, 5111.62, 5111.63, 5111.66, 5111.661, 5111.67, 839
5111.671, 5111.672, 5111.673, 5111.674, 5111.675, 5111.676, 840
5111.677, 5111.68, 5111.681, 5111.682, 5111.683, 5111.684, 841
5111.685, 5111.686, 5111.687, 5111.688, 5111.689, 5111.70, 842
5111.701, 5111.702, 5111.703, 5111.704, 5111.705, 5111.707, 843
5111.708, 5111.709, 5111.7011, 5111.71, 5111.711, 5111.712, 844
5111.713, 5111.714, 5111.715, 5111.83, 5111.84, 5111.85, 5111.851, 845
5111.852, 5111.853, 5111.854, 5111.855, 5111.856, 5111.86, 846
5111.861, 5111.862, 5111.863, 5111.864, 5111.865, 5111.87, 847
5111.871, 5111.872, 5111.873, 5111.874, 5111.875, 5111.876, 848
5111.877, 5111.878, 5111.879, 5111.88, 5111.881, 5111.882, 849
5111.885, 5111.886, 5111.887, 5111.888, 5111.889, 5111.8810, 850
5111.89, 5111.891, 5111.892, 5111.894, 5111.90, 5111.91, 5111.911, 851
5111.912, 5111.914, 5111.915, 5111.92, 5111.93, 5111.94, 5111.941, 852
5111.943, 5111.944, 5111.945, 5111.96, 5111.97, 5111.98, 5111.981, 853
5111.982, 5111.99, 5112.01, 5112.03, 5112.04, 5112.05, 5112.06, 854
5112.07, 5112.08, 5112.09, 5112.10, 5112.11, 5112.17, 5112.18, 855
5112.19, 5112.21, 5112.30, 5112.31, 5112.32, 5112.33, 5112.331, 856
5112.34, 5112.341, 5112.35, 5112.37, 5112.371, 5112.38, 5112.39, 857
5112.40, 5112.41, 5112.42, 5112.43, 5112.44, 5112.45, 5112.46, 858
5112.47, 5112.48, 5112.99, 5112.991, 5115.20, 5117.10, 5119.01, 859
5119.012, 5119.02, 5119.04, 5119.06, 5119.061, 5119.07, 5119.071, 860
5119.072, 5119.08, 5119.10, 5119.101, 5119.11, 5119.12, 5119.14, 861
5119.16, 5119.161, 5119.17, 5119.18, 5119.20, 5119.201, 5119.202, 862
5119.21, 5119.22, 5119.221, 5119.23, 5119.24, 5119.27, 5119.30, 863
5119.33, 5119.34, 5119.35, 5119.351, 5119.36, 5119.42, 5119.43, 864
5119.44, 5119.46, 5119.51, 5119.52, 5119.53, 5119.57, 5119.60, 865
5119.61, 5119.611, 5119.612, 5119.613, 5119.62, 5119.621, 866
5119.622, 5119.63, 5119.631, 5119.69, 5119.691, 5119.99, 5120.07, 867
5120.09, 5120.135, 5120.17, 5120.171, 5120.652, 5120.654, 868
5121.051, 5121.30, 5121.32, 5121.33, 5121.34, 5121.35, 5121.36, 869
5121.37, 5121.38, 5121.40, 5121.42, 5121.43, 5121.44, 5121.45, 870
5121.46, 5121.47, 5121.49, 5121.50, 5121.51, 5121.52, 5121.55, 871
5122.01, 5122.03, 5122.10, 5122.11, 5122.12, 5122.13, 5122.15, 872
5122.17, 5122.18, 5122.19, 5122.20, 5122.21, 5122.23, 5122.25, 873
5122.26, 5122.27, 5122.271, 5122.31, 5122.311, 5122.32, 5122.33, 874
5122.34, 5122.341, 5122.39, 5122.43, 5122.44, 5122.45, 5122.46, 875
5122.47, 5123.01, 5123.021, 5123.022, 5123.03, 5123.0412, 876
5123.0417, 5123.09, 5123.171, 5123.19, 5123.192, 5123.197, 877
5123.198, 5123.38, 5123.61, 5123.86, 5126.01, 5126.026, 5126.043, 878
5126.05, 5126.051, 5126.054, 5126.055, 5139.03, 5139.04, 5139.08, 879
5139.34, 5145.162, 5145.18, 5149.22, 5153.16, 5302.221, 5309.082, 880
5309.68, 5309.86, 5501.311, 5501.312, 5501.73, 5502.011, 5505.12, 881
5507.01, 5507.02, 5507.021, 5507.022, 5507.03, 5507.06, 5507.07, 882
5507.08, 5507.09, 5507.12, 5507.15, 5507.18, 5507.22, 5507.25, 883
5507.26, 5507.27, 5507.32, 5507.34, 5507.40, 5507.42, 5507.44, 884
5507.46, 5507.52, 5507.53, 5507.54, 5507.55, 5507.57, 5507.571, 885
5507.60, 5507.63, 5507.99, 5511.03, 5515.08, 5540.03, 5701.13, 886
5703.052, 5703.053, 5703.059, 5703.19, 5703.21, 5703.37, 5703.50, 887
5703.70, 5703.82, 5705.01, 5705.10, 5705.19, 5705.192, 5705.21, 888
5705.217, 5705.218, 5705.221, 5705.25, 5709.17, 5709.40, 5709.73, 889
5709.75, 5709.78, 5725.18, 5725.33, 5725.34, 5726.20, 5726.52, 890
5726.54, 5727.26, 5727.75, 5727.84, 5727.89, 5728.10, 5729.03, 891
5729.04, 5729.16, 5729.17, 5731.39, 5733.01, 5733.06, 5733.11, 892
5733.55, 5733.58, 5733.98, 5735.012, 5735.12, 5735.27, 5735.34, 893
5739.01, 5739.02, 5739.026, 5739.09, 5739.10, 5739.13, 5739.212, 894
5741.01, 5741.02, 5741.03, 5741.17, 5743.01, 5743.024, 5743.081, 895
5743.15, 5743.323, 5743.51, 5743.56, 5743.62, 5743.63, 5745.12, 896
5747.01, 5747.02, 5747.022, 5747.025, 5747.05, 5747.08, 5747.10, 897
5747.11, 5747.113, 5747.122, 5747.13, 5747.21, 5747.22, 5747.47, 898
5747.501, 5747.76, 5747.98, 5748.01, 5749.02, 5749.06, 5749.07, 899
5749.17, 5751.01, 5751.014, 5751.02, 5751.03, 5751.051, 5751.07, 900
5751.081, 5751.09, 5751.20, 5751.21, 5753.03, 5753.07, 5815.28, 901
5902.02, 5905.02, 5910.02, 5910.07, 5919.34, 5924.502, 5924.503, 902
5924.504, 5924.506, 6109.21, and 6111.037 be amended; sections 903
173.394 (173.38), 173.40 (173.52), 173.401 (173.521), 173.402 904
(173.524), 173.403 (173.53), 173.404 (173.55), 3304.14 (3304.15), 905
3304.15 (3304.16), 3304.16 (3304.14), 3304.23 (3335.60), 3304.231 906
(3335.61), 3313.847 (3317.30), 3333.90 (3333.59), 3383.01 907
(123.28), 3383.07 (123.281), 3701.041 (124.88), 3721.50 (5168.40), 908
3721.51 (5168.42), 3721.511 (5168.43), 3721.512 (5168.44), 909
3721.513 (5168.45), 3721.52 (5168.46), 3721.53 (5168.47), 3721.531 910
(5168.48), 3721.532 (5168.49), 3721.533 (5168.50), 3721.54 911
(5168.51), 3721.541 (5168.52), 3721.55 (5168.53), 3721.56 912
(5168.54), 3721.57 (5168.55), 3721.58 (5168.56), 3737.883 913
(3737.884), 3793.01 (5119.01), 3793.031 (5119.201), 3793.032 914
(5119.47), 3793.051 (5119.161), 3793.10 (5119.38), 3793.11 915
(5119.39), 3793.12 (5119.61), 3793.13 (5119.27), 3793.14 916
(5119.26), 3793.15 (5119.17), 3793.16 (5119.188), 3793.18 917
(5119.30), 3793.22 (5119.49), 3793.31 (5119.90), 3793.32 918
(5119.91), 3793.33 (5119.92), 3793.34 (5119.93), 3793.35 919
(5119.94), 3793.36 (5119.95), 3793.37 (5119.96), 3793.38 920
(5119.97), 3793.39 (5119.98), 5101.271 (5160.45), 5101.31 921
(5164.756), 5101.50 (5161.05), 5101.501 (5161.06), 5101.502 922
(5161.02), 5101.51 (5161.10), 5101.511 (5161.11), 5101.5110 923
(5161.35), 5101.512 (5161.12), 5101.513 (5161.30), 5101.516 924
(5161.22), 5101.517 (5161.24), 5101.519 (5161.27), 5101.52 925
(5161.15), 5101.521 (5161.16), 5101.522 (5161.17), 5101.524 926
(5161.20), 5101.527 (5161.25), 5101.571 (5160.35), 5101.572 927
(5160.39), 5101.573 (5160.40), 5101.574 (5160.41), 5101.575 928
(5160.42), 5101.58 (5160.37), 5101.59 (5160.38), 5101.591 929
(5160.43), 5111.01 (5162.03), 5111.011 (5163.02), 5111.013 930
(5163.40), 5111.016 (5164.26), 5111.018 (5164.07), 5111.0112 931
(5162.20), 5111.0114 (5164.754), 5111.0116 (5163.30), 5111.0117 932
(5163.31), 5111.0118 (5163.32), 5111.0119 (5163.45), 5111.0124 933
(5163.10), 5111.0125 (5163.101), 5111.02 (5164.02), 5111.021 934
(5164.70), 5111.022 (5164.56), 5111.023 (5164.15), 5111.024 935
(5164.08), 5111.025 (5164.76), 5111.027 (5164.20), 5111.028 936
(5164.32), 5111.029 (5164.06), 5111.0210 (5164.92), 5111.0211 937
(5165.48), 5111.0212 (5164.80), 5111.0213 (5164.77), 5111.0214 938
(5164.82), 5111.0215 (5164.93), 5111.03 (5164.35), 5111.031 939
(5164.37), 5111.032 (5164.34), 5111.033 (5164.342), 5111.034 940
(5164.341), 5111.035 (5164.36), 5111.04 (5164.05), 5111.042 941
(5164.25), 5111.05 (5164.45), 5111.051 (5164.48), 5111.052 942
(5164.46), 5111.053 (5164.301), 5111.054 (5164.47), 5111.06 943
(5164.38), 5111.061 (5164.57), 5111.062 (5164.39), 5111.063 944
(5164.31), 5111.07 (5164.752), 5111.071 (5164.753), 5111.08 945
(5164.759), 5111.081 (5164.755), 5111.082 (5164.751), 5111.083 946
(5164.757), 5111.084 (5164.7510), 5111.085 (5164.758), 5111.086 947
(5164.75), 5111.09 (5162.13), 5111.091 (5162.131), 5111.092 948
(5162.132), 5111.10 (5162.10), 5111.101 (5162.15), 5111.102 949
(5162.04), 5111.11 (5162.21), 5111.111 (5162.211), 5111.112 950
(5162.212), 5111.113 (5162.22), 5111.114 (5163.33), 5111.12 951
(5162.23), 5111.121 (5162.24), 5111.13 (5164.85), 5111.14 952
(5164.88), 5111.141 (5164.89), 5111.15 (5163.20), 5111.151 953
(5163.21), 5111.16 (5167.03), 5111.161 (5167.031), 5111.162 954
(5167.20), 5111.163 (5167.201), 5111.17 (5167.10), 5111.171 955
(5167.31), 5111.172 (5167.12), 5111.173 (5167.40), 5111.174 956
(5167.41), 5111.175 (5167.26), 5111.177 (5167.11), 5111.178 957
(5167.25), 5111.179 (5167.13), 5111.1710 (5167.14), 5111.1711 958
(5167.30), 5111.18 (5164.86), 5111.181 (5163.22), 5111.19 959
(5164.74), 5111.191 (5164.741), 5111.20 (5165.01), 5111.201 960
(5165.011), 5111.202 (5165.03), 5111.203 (5165.031), 5111.204 961
(5165.04), 5111.21 (5165.06), 5111.212 (5165.35), 5111.22 962
(5165.07), 5111.221 (5165.37), 5111.222 (5165.15), 5111.223 963
(5165.071), 5111.224 (5124.15), 5111.225 (5165.155), 5111.226 964
(5124.02), 5111.23 (5124.19), 5111.231 (5165.19), 5111.232 965
(5165.192), 5111.233 (5124.194), 5111.235 (5124.23), 5111.24 966
(5165.16), 5111.241 (5124.21), 5111.242 (5165.21), 5111.244 967
(5165.25), 5111.245 (5165.26), 5111.246 (5165.23), 5111.25 968
(5165.17), 5111.251 (5124.17), 5111.254 (5165.151), 5111.255 969
(5124.151), 5111.257 (5165.28), 5111.258 (5165.153), 5111.259 970
(5165.156), 5111.26 (5165.10), 5111.261 (5165.107), 5111.262 971
(5165.47), 5111.263 (5124.29), 5111.264 (5165.30), 5111.265 972
(5165.29), 5111.266 (5165.101), 5111.27 (5165.108), 5111.271 973
(5165.1010), 5111.28 (5165.40), 5111.29 (5165.38), 5111.291 974
(5124.154), 5111.30 (5165.073), 5111.31 (5165.08), 5111.32 975
(5165.081), 5111.33 (5124.34), 5111.331 (5165.34), 5111.35 976
(5165.60), 5111.36 (5165.61), 5111.37 (5165.62), 5111.38 977
(5165.63), 5111.39 (5165.64), 5111.40 (5165.65), 5111.41 978
(5165.66), 5111.411 (5165.67), 5111.42 (5165.68), 5111.43 979
(5165.69), 5111.44 (5165.70), 5111.45 (5165.71), 5111.46 980
(5165.72), 5111.47 (5165.73), 5111.48 (5165.74), 5111.49 981
(5165.75), 5111.50 (5165.76), 5111.51 (5165.77), 5111.511 982
(5165.78), 5111.52 (5165.79), 5111.53 (5165.80), 5111.54 983
(5165.81), 5111.55 (5165.82), 5111.56 (5165.83), 5111.57 984
(5165.84), 5111.58 (5165.85), 5111.59 (5165.86), 5111.60 985
(5165.87), 5111.61 (5165.88), 5111.62 (5162.66), 5111.63 986
(5165.89), 5111.66 (5165.50), 5111.661 (5165.501), 5111.67 987
(5165.51), 5111.671 (5165.511), 5111.672 (5165.512), 5111.673 988
(5165.513), 5111.674 (5165.514), 5111.675 (5165.515), 5111.676 989
(5165.516), 5111.677 (5165.517), 5111.68 (5165.52), 5111.681 990
(5165.521), 5111.682 (5165.522), 5111.683 (5165.523), 5111.684 991
(5165.524), 5111.685 (5165.525), 5111.686 (5165.526), 5111.687 992
(5165.527), 5111.688 (5165.528), 5111.689 (5165.53), 5111.70 993
(5163.09), 5111.701 (5163.091), 5111.702 (5163.092), 5111.703 994
(5163.093), 5111.704 (5163.094), 5111.705 (5163.095), 5111.706 995
(5163.096), 5111.707 (5163.097), 5111.708 (5163.098), 5111.709 996
(5163.099), 5111.7011 (5163.0910), 5111.71 (5162.36), 5111.711 997
(5162.361), 5111.712 (5162.362), 5111.713 (5162.363), 5111.714 998
(5162.64), 5111.715 (5162.364), 5111.83 (5162.30), 5111.84 999
(5166.03), 5111.85 (5166.02), 5111.851 (5166.04), 5111.852 1000
(5166.05), 5111.853 (5166.06), 5111.854 (5166.07), 5111.855 1001
(5166.08), 5111.856 (5166.10), 5111.86 (5166.11), 5111.861 1002
(5166.12), 5111.862 (5166.121), 5111.863 (5166.13), 5111.864 1003
(5166.14), 5111.865 (5166.141), 5111.87 (5166.20), 5111.871 1004
(5166.21), 5111.872 (5166.22), 5111.873 (5166.23), 5111.874 1005
(5124.60), 5111.875 (5124.61), 5111.876 (5124.62), 5111.877 1006
(5124.63), 5111.878 (5124.64), 5111.879 (5124.65), 5111.88 1007
(5166.30), 5111.881 (5166.301), 5111.882 (5166.302), 5111.883 1008
(5166.303), 5111.884 (5166.304), 5111.885 (5166.305), 5111.886 1009
(5166.306), 5111.887 (5166.307), 5111.888 (5166.308), 5111.889 1010
(5166.309), 5111.8810 (5166.3010), 5111.89 (173.54), 5111.891 1011
(173.541), 5111.892 (173.544), 5111.893 (173.547), 5111.894 1012
(173.542), 5111.90 (5162.32), 5111.91 (5162.35), 5111.911 1013
(5162.37), 5111.912 (5162.371), 5111.914 (5164.58), 5111.915 1014
(5162.11), 5111.92 (5162.40), 5111.93 (5162.41), 5111.94 1015
(5162.54), 5111.941 (5162.52), 5111.943 (5162.50), 5111.944 1016
(5162.58), 5111.945 (5162.56), 5111.96 (5164.90), 5111.97 1017
(5166.35), 5111.98 (5162.031), 5111.981 (5164.91), 5111.982 1018
(5167.21), 5111.99 (5165.99), 5112.01 (5168.01), 5112.03 1019
(5168.02), 5112.04 (5168.05), 5112.05 (5168.03), 5112.06 1020
(5168.06), 5112.07 (5168.07), 5112.08 (5168.09), 5112.09 1021
(5168.08), 5112.10 (5168.04), 5112.11 (5168.10), 5112.17 1022
(5168.14), 5112.18 (5168.11), 5112.19 (5168.12), 5112.21 1023
(5168.13), 5112.30 (5168.60), 5112.31 (5168.61), 5112.32 1024
(5168.62), 5112.33 (5168.63), 5112.331 (5168.64), 5112.34 1025
(5168.65), 5112.341 (5168.66), 5112.35 (5168.67), 5112.37 1026
(5168.68), 5112.371 (5168.69), 5112.38 (5168.70), 5112.39 1027
(5168.71), 5112.40 (5168.20), 5112.41 (5168.21), 5112.42 1028
(5168.22), 5112.43 (5168.23), 5112.44 (5168.24), 5112.45 1029
(5168.25), 5112.46 (5168.26), 5112.47 (5168.27), 5112.48 1030
(5168.28), 5112.99 (5168.99), 5112.991 (5168.991), 5119.01 1031
(5119.10), 5119.012 (5119.141), 5119.02 (5119.14), 5119.06 1032
(5119.21), 5119.061 (5119.40), 5119.07 (5119.11), 5119.071 1033
(5119.18), 5119.072 (5119.181), 5119.08 (5119.182), 5119.10 1034
(5119.184), 5119.101 (5119.185), 5119.11 (5119.186), 5119.12 1035
(5119.187), 5119.14 (5119.08), 5119.16 (5119.44), 5119.161 1036
(5119.45), 5119.17 (5119.51), 5119.18 (5119.46), 5119.20 1037
(5119.33), 5119.201 (5119.331), 5119.202 (5119.332), 5119.21 1038
(5119.333), 5119.22 (5119.34), 5119.221 (5119.342), 5119.23 1039
(5119.31), 5119.24 (5119.15), 5119.27 (5119.05), 5119.30 1040
(5119.09), 5119.33 (5119.54), 5119.34 (5119.50), 5119.35 1041
(5119.56), 5119.351 (5119.55), 5119.36 (5119.52), 5119.42 1042
(5119.07), 5119.43 (5119.06), 5119.44 (5119.051), 5119.46 1043
(5119.60), 5119.50 (5119.70), 5119.51 (5119.71), 5119.52 1044
(5119.72), 5119.53 (5119.73), 5119.57 (5119.29), 5119.60 1045
(5119.32), 5119.61 (5119.22), 5119.611 (5119.36), 5119.612 1046
(5119.37), 5119.613 (5119.361), 5119.62 (5119.23), 5119.621 1047
(5119.24), 5119.622 (5119.25), 5119.63 (5119.42), 5119.631 1048
(5119.421), 5119.69 (5119.41), 5119.691 (5119.411), 5507.01 1049
(128.01), 5507.02 (128.02), 5507.021 (128.021), 5507.022 1050
(128.022), 5507.03 (128.03), 5507.06 (128.06), 5507.07 (128.07), 1051
5507.08 (128.08), 5507.09 (128.09), 5507.12 (128.12), 5507.15 1052
(128.15), 5507.18 (128.18), 5507.22 (128.22), 5507.25 (128.25), 1053
5507.26 (128.26), 5507.27 (128.27), 5507.32 (128.32), 5507.34 1054
(128.34), 5507.40 (128.40), 5507.42 (128.42), 5507.44 (128.44), 1055
5507.46 (128.46), 5507.52 (128.52), 5507.53 (128.53), 5507.54 1056
(128.54), 5507.55 (128.55), 5507.57 (128.57), 5507.571 (128.571), 1057
5507.60 (128.60), 5507.63 (128.63), and 5507.99 (128.99) be 1058
amended for the purpose of adopting new section numbers as 1059
indicated in parentheses; new sections 3313.481, 3317.014, 1060
3317.02, 3317.022, 3317.0217, 3317.051, 3317.16, 3326.39, 3345.81, 1061
and 3737.883 and sections 1.611, 103.0521, 109.921, 121.483, 1062
122.681, 123.19, 125.27, 125.833, 126.211, 128.45, 128.461, 1063
128.462, 128.47, 149.307, 173.51, 173.522, 173.523, 173.543, 1064
173.545, 173.546, 173.56, 173.60, 311.172, 319.10, 321.49, 340.08, 1065
353.01, 353.02, 353.03, 353.04, 353.05, 353.06, 353.07, 353.08, 1066
353.09, 353.10, 353.11, 353.12, 353.13, 353.14, 353.15, 353.16, 1067
511.261, 517.271, 721.29, 743.50, 903.30, 955.121, 991.041, 1068
1509.074, 1509.16, 1509.227, 1545.23, 1547.532, 2101.026, 1069
2329.192, 2919.19, 2919.191, 2919.192, 2919.193, 2950.012, 1070
3302.26, 3310.032, 3310.035, 3313.5311, 3313.5312, 3313.6018, 1071
3313.6019, 3313.848, 3313.849, 3314.042, 3314.082, 3314.086, 1072
3314.092, 3314.20, 3317.016, 3317.017, 3317.0213, 3317.0214, 1073
3317.161, 3317.25, 3317.40, 3319.031, 3325.13, 3325.14, 3326.112, 1074
3326.40, 3327.07, 3328.27, 3333.0412, 3333.124, 3333.613, 3337.16, 1075
3345.48, 3350.15, 3365.022, 3701.033, 3701.139, 3701.832, 3701.94, 1076
3701.941, 3701.942, 3701.943, 3701.944, 3701.96, 3701.98, 1077
3702.302, 3702.303, 3702.304, 3702.305, 3702.306, 3702.307, 1078
3702.308, 3714.074, 3721.072, 3727.60, 3734.125, 3735.661, 1079
3769.101, 3769.102, 3769.103, 3772.36, 4123.322, 4503.524, 1080
4503.526, 4503.732, 4503.95, 4503.96, 4713.641, 4731.299, 1081
4751.042, 4751.14, 4783.01, 4783.02, 4783.03, 4783.04, 4783.05, 1082
4783.09, 4783.10, 4783.11, 4783.12, 4783.13, 4783.99, 4906.201, 1083
4909.157, 4955.322, 5101.101, 5101.804, 5103.05, 5119.28, 1084
5119.341, 5123.023, 5124.01, 5124.03, 5124.05, 5124.06, 5124.07, 1085
5124.071, 5124.072, 5124.08, 5124.081, 5124.10, 5124.101, 1086
5124.102, 5124.103, 5124.104, 5124.105, 5124.106, 5124.107, 1087
5124.108, 5124.109, 5124.152, 5124.153, 5124.191, 5124.192, 1088
5124.193, 5124.25, 5124.28, 5124.30, 5124.31, 5124.32, 5124.33, 1089
5124.35, 5124.37, 5124.38, 5124.40, 5124.41, 5124.42, 5124.43, 1090
5124.44, 5124.45, 5124.46, 5124.50, 5124.51, 5124.511, 5124.512, 1091
5124.513, 5124.514, 5124.515, 5124.516, 5124.517, 5124.52, 1092
5124.521, 5124.522, 5124.523, 5124.524, 5124.525, 5124.526, 1093
5124.527, 5124.528, 5124.53, 5124.67, 5124.99, 5126.131, 5160.01, 1094
5160.011, 5160.02, 5160.021, 5160.03, 5160.04, 5160.05, 5160.051, 1095
5160.052, 5160.06, 5160.10, 5160.11, 5160.12, 5160.13, 5160.16, 1096
5160.20, 5160.21, 5160.22, 5160.23, 5160.30, 5160.31, 5160.371, 1097
5160.46, 5160.47, 5160.48, 5160.481, 5160.50, 5160.52, 5160.99, 1098
5161.01, 5162.01, 5162.02, 5162.021, 5162.022, 5162.05, 5162.06, 1099
5162.07, 5162.12, 5162.31, 5162.60, 5162.62, 5163.01, 5163.03, 1100
5163.04, 5163.05, 5163.06, 5163.061, 5163.07, 5163.08, 5164.01, 1101
5164.03, 5164.30, 5164.33, 5164.55, 5164.59, 5164.60, 5164.61, 1102
5164.71, 5164.72, 5164.73, 5164.78, 5164.881, 5164.911, 5165.02, 1103
5165.072, 5165.082, 5165.102, 5165.103, 5165.104, 5165.105, 1104
5165.106, 5165.109, 5165.152, 5165.154, 5165.191, 5165.193, 1105
5165.32, 5165.33, 5165.41, 5165.42, 5165.43, 5165.44, 5165.45, 1106
5165.46, 5165.49, 5165.771, 5166.01, 5166.16, 5167.01, 5167.02, 1107
5168.41, 5540.18, 5703.75, 5703.76, 5703.90, 5703.91, 5703.92, 1108
5703.93, 5705.55, 5735.013, 5736.01, 5736.02, 5736.03, 5736.04, 1109
5736.05, 5736.06, 5736.07, 5736.08, 5736.081, 5736.09, 5736.10, 1110
5736.11, 5736.12, 5736.13, 5736.14, 5736.99, 5741.032, 5747.71, 1111
5910.08, and 5919.342 of the Revised Code be enacted to read as 1112
follows:1113

       Sec. 1.611. As used in the Revised Code, "OSU extension" 1114
means the cooperative extension service that was established by 1115
the "Smith-Lever Act," 38 Stat. 372 (1914), 7 U.S.C. 341 et seq., 1116
and is administered in this state by the Ohio state university.1117

       Sec. 9.03.  (A) As used in this section:1118

       (1) "Political subdivision" means any body corporate and 1119
politic, except a municipal corporation that has adopted a charter 1120
under Section 7 of Article XVIII, Ohio Constitution, and except a 1121
county that has adopted a charter under Sections 3 and 4 of 1122
Article X, Ohio Constitution, to which both of the following 1123
apply:1124

       (a) It is responsible for governmental activities only in a 1125
geographic area smaller than the state.1126

       (b) It is subject to the sovereign immunity of the state.1127

       (2) "Cigarettes" and "tobacco product" have the same meanings 1128
as in section 5743.01 of the Revised Code.1129

       (3) "Transaction" has the same meaning as in section 1315.51 1130
of the Revised Code.1131

       (4) "Campaign committee," "campaign fund," "candidate," 1132
"legislative campaign fund," "political action committee," 1133
"political committee," "political party," and "separate segregated 1134
fund" have the same meanings as in section 3517.01 of the Revised 1135
Code.1136

       (B) Except as otherwise provided in division (C) of this 1137
section, the governing body of a political subdivision may use 1138
public funds to publish and distribute newsletters, or to use any 1139
other means, to communicate information about the plans, policies, 1140
and operations of the political subdivision to members of the 1141
public within the political subdivision and to other persons who 1142
may be affected by the political subdivision.1143

       (C) Except as otherwise provided in division (A)(7) of 1144
section 340.03 or division (A)(12) of section 340.033 of the 1145
Revised Code, no governing body of a political subdivision shall 1146
use public funds to do any of the following:1147

       (1) Publish, distribute, or otherwise communicate information 1148
that does any of the following:1149

       (a) Contains defamatory, libelous, or obscene matter;1150

       (b) Promotes alcoholic beverages, cigarettes or other tobacco 1151
products, or any illegal product, service, or activity;1152

       (c) Promotes illegal discrimination on the basis of race, 1153
color, religion, national origin, handicap, age, or ancestry;1154

       (d) Supports or opposes any labor organization or any action 1155
by, on behalf of, or against any labor organization;1156

       (e) Supports or opposes the nomination or election of a 1157
candidate for public office, the investigation, prosecution, or 1158
recall of a public official, or the passage of a levy or bond 1159
issue.1160

       (2) Compensate any employee of the political subdivision for 1161
time spent on any activity to influence the outcome of an election 1162
for any of the purposes described in division (C)(1)(e) of this 1163
section. Division (C)(2) of this section does not prohibit the use 1164
of public funds to compensate an employee of a political 1165
subdivision for attending a public meeting to present information 1166
about the political subdivision's finances, activities, and 1167
governmental actions in a manner that is not designed to influence 1168
the outcome of an election or the passage of a levy or bond issue, 1169
even though the election, levy, or bond issue is discussed or 1170
debated at the meeting.1171

       (D) Except as otherwise provided in division (A)(7) of 1172
section 340.03 or division (A)(12) of section 340.033 of the 1173
Revised Code or in division (E) of this section, no person shall 1174
knowingly conduct a direct or indirect transaction of public funds 1175
to the benefit of any of the following:1176

       (1) A campaign committee;1177

       (2) A political action committee;1178

       (3) A legislative campaign fund;1179

       (4) A political party;1180

       (5) A campaign fund;1181

       (6) A political committee;1182

       (7) A separate segregated fund;1183

       (8) A candidate.1184

        (E) Division (D) of this section does not prohibit the 1185
utilization of any person's own time to speak in support of or in 1186
opposition to any candidate, recall, referendum, levy, or bond 1187
issue unless prohibited by any other section of the Revised Code.1188

       (F) Nothing in this section prohibits or restricts any 1189
political subdivision from sponsoring, participating in, or doing 1190
any of the following:1191

       (1) Charitable or public service advertising that is not 1192
commercial in nature;1193

       (2) Advertising of exhibitions, performances, programs, 1194
products, or services that are provided by employees of a 1195
political subdivision or are provided at or through premises owned 1196
or operated by a political subdivision;1197

       (3) Licensing an interest in a name or mark that is owned or 1198
controlled by the political subdivision.1199

       (G) Whoever violates division (D) of this section shall be 1200
punished as provided in section 3599.40 of the Revised Code.1201

       Sec. 9.15.  When the body of a dead person is found in a 1202
township or municipal corporation, and such person was not an 1203
inmate of a correctional, benevolent, or charitable institution of 1204
this state, and the body is not claimed by any person for private 1205
interment or cremation at the person's own expense, or delivered 1206
for the purpose of medical or surgical study or dissection in 1207
accordance with section 1713.34 of the Revised Code, it shall be 1208
disposed of as follows:1209

       (A) If the person was a legal resident of the county, the 1210
proper officers of the township or municipal corporation in which 1211
the person's body was found shall cause it to be buried or 1212
cremated at the expense of the township or municipal corporation 1213
in which the person had a legal residence at the time of death.1214

       (B) If the person had a legal residence in any other county 1215
of the state at the time of death, the superintendent of the 1216
county home of the county in which such body was found shall cause 1217
it to be buried or cremated at the expense of the township or 1218
municipal corporation in which the person had a legal residence at 1219
the time of death.1220

       (C) If the person was an inmate of a correctional institution 1221
of the county or a patient or resident of a benevolent institution 1222
of the county, the person had no legal residence in the state, or 1223
the person's legal residence is unknown, the superintendent shall 1224
cause the person to be buried or cremated at the expense of the 1225
county.1226

       Such officials shall provide, at the grave of the person or, 1227
if the person's cremated remains are buried, at the grave of the 1228
person's cremated remains, a metal, stone, or concrete marker on 1229
which the person's name and age, if known, and date of death shall 1230
be inscribed.1231

       A political subdivision is not relieved of its duty to bury 1232
or cremate a person at its expense under this section when the 1233
body is claimed by an indigent person. As used in this section, 1234
"indigent person" means a person whose income does not exceed one 1235
hundred fifty per cent of the federal poverty line, as revised 1236
annually by the United States department of health and human 1237
services in accordance with section 673(2) of the "Omnibus Budget 1238
Reconciliation Act of 1981," 95 Stat. 511, 42 U.S.C. 9902, as 1239
amended, for a family size equal to the size of the person's 1240
family.1241

       Sec. 9.231. (A)(1) Subject to divisions (A)(2) and (3) of 1242
this section, a governmental entity shall not disburse money 1243
totaling twenty-five thousand dollars or more to any person for 1244
the provision of services for the primary benefit of individuals 1245
or the public and not for the primary benefit of a governmental 1246
entity or the employees of a governmental entity, unless the 1247
contracting authority of the governmental entity first enters into 1248
a written contract with the person that is signed by the person or 1249
by an officer or agent of the person authorized to legally bind 1250
the person and that embodies all of the requirements and 1251
conditions set forth in sections 9.23 to 9.236 of the Revised 1252
Code. If the disbursement of money occurs over the course of a 1253
governmental entity's fiscal year, rather than in a lump sum, the 1254
contracting authority of the governmental entity shall enter into 1255
the written contract with the person at the point during the 1256
governmental entity's fiscal year that at least seventy-five 1257
thousand dollars has been disbursed by the governmental entity to 1258
the person. Thereafter, the contracting authority of the 1259
governmental entity shall enter into the written contract with the 1260
person at the beginning of the governmental entity's fiscal year, 1261
if, during the immediately preceding fiscal year, the governmental 1262
entity disbursed to that person an aggregate amount totaling at 1263
least seventy-five thousand dollars.1264

       (2) If the money referred to in division (A)(1) of this 1265
section is disbursed by or through more than one state agency to 1266
the person for the provision of services to the same population, 1267
the contracting authorities of those agencies shall determine 1268
which one of them will enter into the written contract with the 1269
person.1270

       (3) The requirements and conditions set forth in divisions 1271
(A), (B), (C), and (F) of section 9.232, divisions (A)(1) and (2) 1272
and (B) of section 9.234, divisions (A)(2) and (B) of section 1273
9.235, and sections 9.233 and 9.236 of the Revised Code do not 1274
apply with respect to the following:1275

       (a) Contracts to which all of the following apply: 1276

       (i) The amount received for the services is a set fee for 1277
each time the services are provided, is determined in accordance 1278
with a fixed rate per unit of time or per service, or is a 1279
capitated rate, and the fee or rate is established by competitive 1280
bidding or by a market rate survey of similar services provided in 1281
a defined market area. The market rate survey may be one conducted 1282
by or on behalf of the governmental entity or an independent 1283
survey accepted by the governmental entity as statistically valid 1284
and reliable.1285

       (ii) The services are provided in accordance with standards 1286
established by state or federal law, or by rules or regulations 1287
adopted thereunder, for their delivery, which standards are 1288
enforced by the federal government, a governmental entity, or an 1289
accrediting organization recognized by the federal government or a 1290
governmental entity.1291

       (iii) Payment for the services is made after the services are 1292
delivered and upon submission to the governmental entity of an 1293
invoice or other claim for payment as required by any applicable 1294
local, state, or federal law or, if no such law applies, by the 1295
terms of the contract. 1296

       (b) Contracts under which the services are reimbursed through 1297
or in a manner consistent with a federal program that meets all of 1298
the following requirements:1299

       (i) The program calculates the reimbursement rate on the 1300
basis of the previous year's experience or in accordance with an 1301
alternative method set forth in rules adopted by the Ohio 1302
department of job and family services.1303

       (ii) The reimbursement rate is derived from a breakdown of 1304
direct and indirect costs.1305

       (iii) The program's guidelines describe types of expenditures 1306
that are allowable and not allowable under the program and 1307
delineate which costs are acceptable as direct costs for purposes 1308
of calculating the reimbursement rate.1309

       (iv) The program includes a uniform cost reporting system 1310
with specific audit requirements.1311

       (c) Contracts under which the services are reimbursed through 1312
or in a manner consistent with a federal program that calculates 1313
the reimbursement rate on a fee for service basis in compliance 1314
with United States office of management and budget Circular A-87, 1315
as revised May 10, 2004. 1316

       (d) Contracts for services that are paid pursuant to the 1317
earmarking of an appropriation made by the general assembly for 1318
that purpose.1319

       (B) Division (A) of this section does not apply if the money 1320
is disbursed to a person pursuant to a contract with the United 1321
States or a governmental entity under any of the following 1322
circumstances:1323

       (1) The person receives the money directly or indirectly from 1324
the United States, and no governmental entity exercises any 1325
oversight or control over the use of the money.1326

       (2) The person receives the money solely in return for the 1327
performance of one or more of the following types of services:1328

       (a) Medical, therapeutic, or other health-related services 1329
provided by a person if the amount received is a set fee for each 1330
time the person provides the services, is determined in accordance 1331
with a fixed rate per unit of time, or is a capitated rate, and 1332
the fee or rate is reasonable and customary in the person's trade 1333
or profession;1334

       (b) Medicaid-funded services, including administrative and 1335
management services, provided pursuant to a contract or medicaid 1336
provider agreement that meets the requirements of the medicaid 1337
program established under Chapter 5111. of the Revised Code. 1338

       (c) Services, other than administrative or management 1339
services or any of the services described in division (B)(2)(a) or 1340
(b) of this section, that are commonly purchased by the public at 1341
an hourly rate or at a set fee for each time the services are 1342
provided, unless the services are performed for the benefit of 1343
children, persons who are eligible for the services by reason of 1344
advanced age, medical condition, or financial need, or persons who 1345
are confined in a detention facility as defined in section 2921.01 1346
of the Revised Code, and the services are intended to help promote 1347
the health, safety, or welfare of those children or persons;1348

       (d) Educational services provided by a school to children 1349
eligible to attend that school. For purposes of division (B)(2)(d) 1350
of this section, "school" means any school operated by a school 1351
district board of education, any community school established 1352
under Chapter 3314. of the Revised Code, or any nonpublic school 1353
for which the state board of education prescribes minimum 1354
education standards under section 3301.07 of the Revised Code.1355

       (e) Services provided by a foster home as defined in section 1356
5103.02 of the Revised Code;1357

       (f) "Routine business services other than administrative or 1358
management services," as that term is defined by the attorney 1359
general by rule adopted in accordance with Chapter 119. of the 1360
Revised Code;1361

       (g) Services to protect the environment or promote 1362
environmental education that are provided by a nonprofit entity or 1363
services to protect the environment that are funded with federal 1364
grants or revolving loan funds and administered in accordance with 1365
federal law.1366

       (3) The person receives the money solely in return for the 1367
performance of services intended to help preserve public health or 1368
safety under circumstances requiring immediate action as a result 1369
of a natural or man-made emergency.1370

       (C) With respect to an unincorporated nonprofit association, 1371
corporation, or organization established for the purpose of 1372
providing educational, technical, consulting, training, financial, 1373
or other services to its members in exchange for membership dues 1374
and other fees, any of the services provided to a member that is a 1375
governmental entity shall, for purposes of this section, be 1376
considered services "for the primary benefit of a governmental 1377
entity or the employees of a governmental entity."1378

       Sec. 9.239. (A) There is hereby created the government 1379
contracting advisory council. The attorney general and auditor of 1380
state shall consult with the council on the performance of their 1381
rule-making functions under sections 9.237 and 9.238 of the 1382
Revised Code and shall consider any recommendations of the 1383
council. The medicaid director of job and family services shall 1384
annually report to the council the cost methodology of the 1385
medicaid-funded services described in division (A)(3)(d) of 1386
section 9.231 of the Revised Code. The council shall consist of 1387
the following members or their designees:1388

       (1) The attorney general;1389

       (2) The auditor of state;1390

       (3) The director of administrative services;1391

        (4) The director of aging;1392

       (5) The director of alcohol and drug addiction servicesThe 1393
medicaid director;1394

       (6) The director of budget and management;1395

       (7) The director of development services;1396

       (8) The director of job and family services;1397

       (9) The director of mental healthmental health and addiction 1398
services;1399

       (10) The director of developmental disabilities;1400

       (11) The director of rehabilitation and correction;1401

       (12) The administrator of workers' compensation;1402

       (13) The executive director of the county commissioners' 1403
association of Ohio;1404

       (14) The president of the Ohio grantmakers forum;1405

       (15) The president of the Ohio chamber of commerce;1406

       (16) The president of the Ohio state bar association;1407

       (17) The president of the Ohio society of certified public 1408
accountants;1409

       (18) The executive director of the Ohio association of 1410
nonprofit organizations;1411

       (19) The president of the Ohio united way;1412

       (20) One additional member appointed by the attorney general;1413

       (21) One additional member appointed by the auditor of state.1414

       (B) If an agency or organization represented on the council 1415
ceases to exist in the form it has on September 29, 2005, the 1416
successor agency or organization shall be represented in its 1417
place. If there is no successor agency or organization, or if it 1418
is not clear what agency or organization is the successor, the 1419
attorney general shall designate an agency or organization to be 1420
represented in place of the agency or organization originally 1421
represented on the council.1422

       (C) The two members appointed to the council shall serve 1423
three-year terms. Original appointments shall be made not later 1424
than sixty days after September 29, 2005. Vacancies on the council 1425
shall be filled in the same manner as the original appointment.1426

       (D) The attorney general or the attorney general's designee 1427
shall be the chairperson of the council. The council shall meet at 1428
least once every two years to review the rules adopted under 1429
sections 9.237 and 9.238 of the Revised Code and to make 1430
recommendations to the attorney general and auditor of state 1431
regarding the adoption, amendment, or repeal of those rules. The 1432
council shall also meet at other times as requested by the 1433
attorney general or auditor of state.1434

       (E) Members of the council shall serve without compensation 1435
or reimbursement.1436

       (F) The office of the attorney general shall provide 1437
necessary staff, facilities, supplies, and services to the 1438
council.1439

       (G) Sections 101.82 to 101.87 of the Revised Code do not 1440
apply to the council.1441

       Sec. 9.24. (A) Except as may be allowed under division (F) of 1442
this section, no state agency and no political subdivision shall 1443
award a contract as described in division (G)(1) of this section 1444
for goods, services, or construction, paid for in whole or in part 1445
with state funds, to a person against whom a finding for recovery 1446
has been issued by the auditor of state on and after January 1, 1447
2001, if the finding for recovery is unresolved.1448

       A contract is considered to be awarded when it is entered 1449
into or executed, irrespective of whether the parties to the 1450
contract have exchanged any money.1451

        (B) For purposes of this section, a finding for recovery is 1452
unresolved unless one of the following criteria applies:1453

        (1) The money identified in the finding for recovery is paid 1454
in full to the state agency or political subdivision to whom the 1455
money was owed;1456

        (2) The debtor has entered into a repayment plan that is 1457
approved by the attorney general and the state agency or political 1458
subdivision to whom the money identified in the finding for 1459
recovery is owed. A repayment plan may include a provision 1460
permitting a state agency or political subdivision to withhold 1461
payment to a debtor for goods, services, or construction provided 1462
to or for the state agency or political subdivision pursuant to a 1463
contract that is entered into with the debtor after the date the 1464
finding for recovery was issued.1465

        (3) The attorney general waives a repayment plan described in 1466
division (B)(2) of this section for good cause;1467

        (4) The debtor and state agency or political subdivision to 1468
whom the money identified in the finding for recovery is owed have 1469
agreed to a payment plan established through an enforceable 1470
settlement agreement.1471

        (5) The state agency or political subdivision desiring to 1472
enter into a contract with a debtor certifies, and the attorney 1473
general concurs, that all of the following are true:1474

        (a) Essential services the state agency or political 1475
subdivision is seeking to obtain from the debtor cannot be 1476
provided by any other person besides the debtor;1477

        (b) Awarding a contract to the debtor for the essential 1478
services described in division (B)(5)(a) of this section is in the 1479
best interest of the state;1480

        (c) Good faith efforts have been made to collect the money 1481
identified in the finding of recovery.1482

       (6) The debtor has commenced an action to contest the finding 1483
for recovery and a final determination on the action has not yet 1484
been reached.1485

        (C) The attorney general shall submit an initial report to 1486
the auditor of state, not later than December 1, 2003, indicating 1487
the status of collection for all findings for recovery issued by 1488
the auditor of state for calendar years 2001, 2002, and 2003. 1489
Beginning on January 1, 2004, the attorney general shall submit to 1490
the auditor of state, on the first day of every January, April, 1491
July, and October, a list of all findings for recovery that have 1492
been resolved in accordance with division (B) of this section 1493
during the calendar quarter preceding the submission of the list 1494
and a description of the means of resolution. The attorney general 1495
shall notify the auditor of state when a judgment is issued 1496
against an entity described in division (F)(1) of this section.1497

       (D) The auditor of state shall maintain a database, 1498
accessible to the public, listing persons against whom an 1499
unresolved finding for recovery has been issued, and the amount of 1500
the money identified in the unresolved finding for recovery. The 1501
auditor of state shall have this database operational on or before 1502
January 1, 2004. The initial database shall contain the 1503
information required under this division for calendar years 2001, 1504
2002, and 2003.1505

       Beginning January 15, 2004, the auditor of state shall update 1506
the database by the fifteenth day of every January, April, July, 1507
and October to reflect resolved findings for recovery that are 1508
reported to the auditor of state by the attorney general on the 1509
first day of the same month pursuant to division (C) of this 1510
section.1511

        (E) Before awarding a contract as described in division 1512
(G)(1) of this section for goods, services, or construction, paid 1513
for in whole or in part with state funds, a state agency or 1514
political subdivision shall verify that the person to whom the 1515
state agency or political subdivision plans to award the contract 1516
has no unresolved finding for recovery issued against the person. 1517
A state agency or political subdivision shall verify that the 1518
person does not appear in the database described in division (D) 1519
of this section or shall obtain other proof that the person has no 1520
unresolved finding for recovery issued against the person.1521

        (F) The prohibition of division (A) of this section and the 1522
requirement of division (E) of this section do not apply with 1523
respect to the companies, payments, or agreements described in 1524
divisions (F)(1) and (2) of this section, or in the circumstance 1525
described in division (F)(3) of this section.1526

       (1) A bonding company or a company authorized to transact the 1527
business of insurance in this state, a self-insurance pool, joint 1528
self-insurance pool, risk management program, or joint risk 1529
management program, unless a court has entered a final judgment 1530
against the company and the company has not yet satisfied the 1531
final judgment.1532

       (2) To medicaid provider agreements under Chapter 5111. of1533
the Revised Codemedicaid program.1534

       (3) When federal law dictates that a specified entity provide 1535
the goods, services, or construction for which a contract is being 1536
awarded, regardless of whether that entity would otherwise be 1537
prohibited from entering into the contract pursuant to this 1538
section.1539

       (G)(1) This section applies only to contracts for goods, 1540
services, or construction that satisfy the criteria in either 1541
division (G)(1)(a) or (b) of this section. This section may apply 1542
to contracts for goods, services, or construction that satisfy the 1543
criteria in division (G)(1)(c) of this section, provided that the 1544
contracts also satisfy the criteria in either division (G)(1)(a) 1545
or (b) of this section.1546

       (a) The cost for the goods, services, or construction 1547
provided under the contract is estimated to exceed twenty-five 1548
thousand dollars.1549

       (b) The aggregate cost for the goods, services, or 1550
construction provided under multiple contracts entered into by the 1551
particular state agency and a single person or the particular 1552
political subdivision and a single person within the fiscal year 1553
preceding the fiscal year within which a contract is being entered 1554
into by that same state agency and the same single person or the 1555
same political subdivision and the same single person, exceeded 1556
fifty thousand dollars.1557

       (c) The contract is a renewal of a contract previously 1558
entered into and renewed pursuant to that preceding contract.1559

       (2) This section does not apply to employment contracts.1560

       (H) As used in this section:1561

       (1) "State agency" has the same meaning as in section 9.66 of 1562
the Revised Code.1563

       (2) "Political subdivision" means a political subdivision as 1564
defined in section 9.82 of the Revised Code that has received more 1565
than fifty thousand dollars of state money in the current fiscal 1566
year or the preceding fiscal year.1567

       (3) "Finding for recovery" means a determination issued by 1568
the auditor of state, contained in a report the auditor of state 1569
gives to the attorney general pursuant to section 117.28 of the 1570
Revised Code, that public money has been illegally expended, 1571
public money has been collected but not been accounted for, public 1572
money is due but has not been collected, or public property has 1573
been converted or misappropriated.1574

        (4) "Debtor" means a person against whom a finding for 1575
recovery has been issued.1576

       (5) "Person" means the person named in the finding for 1577
recovery.1578

       (6) "State money" does not include funds the state receives 1579
from another source and passes through to a political subdivision.1580

       Sec. 9.833.  (A) As used in this section, "political 1581
subdivision" has the meaning defined in sections 2744.01 and 1582
3905.36 of the Revised Code. For purposes of this section, 1583
"political subdivision" includes municipal corporations as defined 1584
in section 5705.01 of the Revised Code. 1585

       (B) Political subdivisions that provide health care benefits 1586
for their officers or employees may do any of the following:1587

       (1) Establish and maintain an individual self-insurance 1588
program with public moneys to provide authorized health care 1589
benefits, including but not limited to, health care, prescription 1590
drugs, dental care, and vision care, in accordance with division 1591
(C) of this section;1592

       (2) Establish and maintain a health savings account program 1593
whereby employees or officers may establish and maintain health 1594
savings accounts in accordance with section 223 of the Internal 1595
Revenue Code. Public moneys may be used to pay for or fund 1596
federally qualified high deductible health plans that are linked 1597
to health savings accounts or to make contributions to health 1598
savings accounts. A health savings account program may be a part 1599
of a self-insurance program.1600

       (3) After establishing an individual self-insurance program, 1601
agree with other political subdivisions that have established 1602
individual self-insurance programs for health care benefits, that 1603
their programs will be jointly administered in a manner specified 1604
in the agreement;1605

       (4) Pursuant to a written agreement and in accordance with 1606
division (C) of this section, join in any combination with other 1607
political subdivisions to establish and maintain a joint 1608
self-insurance program to provide health care benefits;1609

       (5) Pursuant to a written agreement, join in any combination 1610
with other political subdivisions to procure or contract for 1611
policies, contracts, or plans of insurance to provide health care 1612
benefits, which may include a health savings account program for 1613
their officers and employees subject to the agreement;1614

       (6) Use in any combination any of the policies, contracts, 1615
plans, or programs authorized under this division.1616

       (7) Any agreement made under division (B)(3), (4), (5), or 1617
(6) of this section shall be in writing, comply with division (C) 1618
of this section, and contain best practices established in 1619
consultation with and approved by the department of administrative 1620
services. The best practices may be reviewed and amended at the 1621
discretion of the political subdivisions in consultation with the 1622
department. Detailed information regarding the best practices 1623
shall be made available to any employee upon that employee's 1624
request.1625

       (8) Purchase plans approvedcontaining best practices 1626
established by the department of administrative services under 1627
section 9.901 of the Revised Code.1628

       (C) Except as otherwise provided in division (E) of this 1629
section, the following apply to individual or joint self-insurance 1630
programs established pursuant to this section:1631

       (1) Such funds shall be reserved as are necessary, in the 1632
exercise of sound and prudent actuarial judgment, to cover 1633
potential cost of health care benefits for the officers and 1634
employees of the political subdivision. A certified audited 1635
financial statement and a report of aggregate amounts so reserved 1636
and aggregate disbursements made from such funds, together with a 1637
written report of a member of the American academy of actuaries 1638
certifying whether the amounts reserved conform to the 1639
requirements of this division, are computed in accordance with 1640
accepted loss reserving standards, and are fairly stated in 1641
accordance with sound loss reserving principles, shall be prepared 1642
and maintained, within ninety days after the last day of the 1643
fiscal year of the entity for which the report is provided for 1644
that fiscal year, in the office of the program administrator 1645
described in division (C)(3) of this section.1646

       The report required by division (C)(1) of this section shall 1647
include, but not be limited to, the aggregate of disbursements 1648
made for the administration of the program, including claims paid, 1649
costs of the legal representation of political subdivisions and 1650
employees, and fees paid to consultants. 1651

       The program administrator described in division (C)(3) of 1652
this section shall make the report required by this division 1653
available for inspection by any person at all reasonable times 1654
during regular business hours, and, upon the request of such 1655
person, shall make copies of the report available at cost within a 1656
reasonable period of time. The program administrator shall further 1657
provide the report to the auditor of state under Chapter 117. of 1658
the Revised Code. The report required by this division is in lieu 1659
of the records required by division (A) of section 149.431 of the 1660
Revised Code.1661

       (2) Each political subdivision shall reserve funds necessary 1662
for an individual or joint self-insurance program in a special 1663
fund that may be established for political subdivisions other than 1664
an agency or instrumentality pursuant to an ordinance or 1665
resolution of the political subdivision and not subject to section 1666
5705.12 of the Revised Code. An agency or instrumentality shall 1667
reserve the funds necessary for an individual or joint 1668
self-insurance program in a special fund established pursuant to a 1669
resolution duly adopted by the agency's or instrumentality's 1670
governing board. The political subdivision may allocate the costs 1671
of insurance or any self-insurance program, or both, among the 1672
funds or accounts established under this division on the basis of 1673
relative exposure and loss experience.1674

       (3) A contract may be awarded, without the necessity of 1675
competitive bidding, to any person, political subdivision, 1676
nonprofit corporation organized under Chapter 1702. of the Revised 1677
Code, or regional council of governments created under Chapter 1678
167. of the Revised Code for purposes of administration of an 1679
individual or joint self-insurance program. No such contract shall 1680
be entered into without full, prior, public disclosure of all 1681
terms and conditions. The disclosure shall include, at a minimum, 1682
a statement listing all representations made in connection with 1683
any possible savings and losses resulting from the contract, and 1684
potential liability of any political subdivision or employee. The 1685
proposed contract and statement shall be disclosed and presented 1686
at a meeting of the political subdivision not less than one week 1687
prior to the meeting at which the political subdivision authorizes 1688
the contract.1689

       A contract awarded to a nonprofit corporation or a regional 1690
council of governments under this division may provide that all 1691
employees of the nonprofit corporation or regional council of 1692
governments, the employees of all entities related to the 1693
nonprofit corporation or regional council of governments, and the 1694
employees of other nonprofit corporations that have fifty or fewer 1695
employees and have been organized for the primary purpose of 1696
representing the interests of political subdivisions, may be 1697
covered by the individual or joint self-insurance program under 1698
the terms and conditions set forth in the contract.1699

       (4) The individual or joint self-insurance program shall 1700
include a contract with a certified public accountant and a member 1701
of the American academy of actuaries for the preparation of the 1702
written evaluations required under division (C)(1) of this 1703
section.1704

       (5) A joint self-insurance program may allocate the costs of 1705
funding the program among the funds or accounts established under 1706
this division to the participating political subdivisions on the 1707
basis of their relative exposure and loss experience.1708

       (6) An individual self-insurance program may allocate the 1709
costs of funding the program among the funds or accounts 1710
established under this division to the political subdivision that 1711
established the program.1712

       (7) Two or more political subdivisions may also authorize the 1713
establishment and maintenance of a joint health care cost 1714
containment program, including, but not limited to, the employment 1715
of risk managers, health care cost containment specialists, and 1716
consultants, for the purpose of preventing and reducing health 1717
care costs covered by insurance, individual self-insurance, or 1718
joint self-insurance programs.1719

       (8) A political subdivision is not liable under a joint 1720
self-insurance program for any amount in excess of amounts payable 1721
pursuant to the written agreement for the participation of the 1722
political subdivision in the joint self-insurance program. Under a 1723
joint self-insurance program agreement, a political subdivision 1724
may, to the extent permitted under the written agreement, assume 1725
the risks of any other political subdivision. A joint 1726
self-insurance program established under this section is deemed a 1727
separate legal entity for the public purpose of enabling the 1728
members of the joint self-insurance program to obtain insurance or 1729
to provide for a formalized, jointly administered self-insurance 1730
fund for its members. An entity created pursuant to this section 1731
is exempt from all state and local taxes.1732

       (9) Any political subdivision, other than an agency or 1733
instrumentality, may issue general obligation bonds, or special 1734
obligation bonds that are not payable from real or personal 1735
property taxes, and may also issue notes in anticipation of such 1736
bonds, pursuant to an ordinance or resolution of its legislative 1737
authority or other governing body for the purpose of providing 1738
funds to pay expenses associated with the settlement of claims, 1739
whether by way of a reserve or otherwise, and to pay the political 1740
subdivision's portion of the cost of establishing and maintaining 1741
an individual or joint self-insurance program or to provide for 1742
the reserve in the special fund authorized by division (C)(2) of 1743
this section.1744

       In its ordinance or resolution authorizing bonds or notes 1745
under this section, a political subdivision may elect to issue 1746
such bonds or notes under the procedures set forth in Chapter 133. 1747
of the Revised Code. In the event of such an election, 1748
notwithstanding Chapter 133. of the Revised Code, the maturity of 1749
the bonds may be for any period authorized in the ordinance or 1750
resolution not exceeding twenty years, which period shall be the 1751
maximum maturity of the bonds for purposes of section 133.22 of 1752
the Revised Code.1753

       Bonds and notes issued under this section shall not be 1754
considered in calculating the net indebtedness of the political 1755
subdivision under sections 133.04, 133.05, 133.06, and 133.07 of 1756
the Revised Code. Sections 9.98 to 9.983 of the Revised Code are 1757
hereby made applicable to bonds or notes authorized under this 1758
section.1759

       (10) A joint self-insurance program is not an insurance 1760
company. Its operation does not constitute doing an insurance 1761
business and is not subject to the insurance laws of this state.1762

       (11) A joint self-insurance program shall pay the run-off 1763
expenses of a participating political subdivision that terminates 1764
its participation in the program if the political subdivision has 1765
accumulated funds in the reserves for incurred but not reported 1766
claims. The run-off payment, at minimum, shall be limited to an 1767
actuarially determined cap or sixty days, whichever is reached 1768
first. This provision shall not apply during the term of a 1769
specific, separate agreement with a political subdivision to 1770
maintain enrollment for a specified period, not to exceed three 1771
years.1772

       (D) A political subdivision may procure group life insurance 1773
for its employees in conjunction with an individual or joint 1774
self-insurance program authorized by this section, provided that 1775
the policy of group life insurance is not self-insured.1776

       (E) This section does not apply to individual self-insurance 1777
programs created solely by municipal corporations as defined in 1778
section 5705.01 of the Revised Code.1779

       (F) A public official or employee of a political subdivision 1780
who is or becomes a member of the governing body of the program 1781
administrator of a joint self-insurance program in which the 1782
political subdivision participates is not in violation of division 1783
(D) or (E) of section 102.03, division (C) of section 102.04, or 1784
section 2921.42 of the Revised Code as a result of either of the 1785
following:1786

       (1) The political subdivision's entering under this section 1787
into the written agreement to participate in the joint 1788
self-insurance program;1789

       (2) The political subdivision's entering under this section 1790
into any other contract with the joint self-insurance program.1791

       Sec. 9.90.  (A) The following applies until the department of 1792
administrative services implements healthcare plans designed under 1793
section 9.901 of the Revised Code. If those plans do not include 1794
or address any benefits listed in this section, or if the board of 1795
trustees or other governing body of a state institution of higher 1796
education, as defined in section 3345.011 of the Revised Code, 1797
board of education of a school district, or governing board of an 1798
educational service center do not elect to be covered under a plan 1799
offered by the department of administrative services under section 1800
9.901 of the Revised Code, the following provisions continue in 1801
effect for those benefits. The board of trustees or other 1802
governing body of a state institution of higher education, as 1803
defined in section 3345.011 of the Revised Code, board of 1804
education of a school district, or governing board of an 1805
educational service center may, in addition to all other powers 1806
provided in the Revised Code:1807

       (1) Contract for, purchase, or otherwise procure from an 1808
insurer or insurers licensed to do business by the state of Ohio 1809
for or on behalf of such of its employees as it may determine, 1810
life insurance, or sickness, accident, annuity, endowment, health, 1811
medical, hospital, dental, or surgical coverage and benefits, or 1812
any combination thereof, by means of insurance plans or other 1813
types of coverage, family, group or otherwise, and may pay from 1814
funds under its control and available for such purpose all or any 1815
portion of the cost, premium, or charge for such insurance, 1816
coverage, or benefits. However, the governing board, in addition 1817
to or as an alternative to the authority otherwise granted by 1818
division (A)(1) of this section, may elect to procure coverage for 1819
health care services, for or on behalf of such of its employees as 1820
it may determine, by means of policies, contracts, certificates, 1821
or agreements issued by at least two health insuring corporations 1822
holding a certificate of authority under Chapter 1751. of the 1823
Revised Code and may pay from funds under the governing board's 1824
control and available for such purpose all or any portion of the 1825
cost of such coverage.1826

       (2) Make payments to a custodial account for investment in 1827
regulated investment company stock for the purpose of providing 1828
retirement benefits as described in section 403(b)(7) of the 1829
Internal Revenue Code of 1954, as amended. Such stock shall be 1830
purchased only from persons authorized to sell such stock in this 1831
state.1832

       Any income of an employee deferred under divisions (A)(1) and 1833
(2) of this section in a deferred compensation program eligible 1834
for favorable tax treatment under the Internal Revenue Code of 1835
1954, as amended, shall continue to be included as regular 1836
compensation for the purpose of computing the contributions to and 1837
benefits from the retirement system of such employee. Any sum so 1838
deferred shall not be included in the computation of any federal 1839
and state income taxes withheld on behalf of any such employee.1840

       (B) All or any portion of the cost, premium, or charge 1841
therefor may be paid in such other manner or combination of 1842
manners as the board or governing body may determine, including 1843
direct payment by the employee in cases under division (A)(1) of 1844
this section, and, if authorized in writing by the employee in 1845
cases under division (A)(1) or (2) of this section, by the board 1846
or governing body with moneys made available by deduction from or 1847
reduction in salary or wages or by the foregoing of a salary or 1848
wage increase. Nothing in section 3917.01 or section 3917.06 of 1849
the Revised Code shall prohibit the issuance or purchase of group 1850
life insurance authorized by this section by reason of payment of 1851
premiums therefor by the board or governing body from its funds, 1852
and such group life insurance may be so issued and purchased if 1853
otherwise consistent with the provisions of sections 3917.01 to 1854
3917.07 of the Revised Code.1855

       (C) The board of education of any school district may 1856
exercise any of the powers granted to the governing boards of 1857
public institutions of higher education under divisions (A) and 1858
(B) of this section. All health care benefits provided to persons 1859
employed by the public schools of this state shall be through 1860
health care plans that contain best practices established by the 1861
department of administrative services pursuant to section 9.901 of 1862
the Revised Code.1863

       (D) Once the department of administrative services releases 1864
in final form health care plans designed under section 9.901 of 1865
the Revised Code, all health care benefits provided to persons 1866
employed by state institutions of higher education, school 1867
districts, or educational service centers may be through those 1868
plans.1869

       Sec. 9.901.  (A)(1) All health care benefits provided to 1870
persons employed by the political subdivisions and public school 1871
districts ofemployers as defined by this statesection shall be 1872
provided by health care plans that contain best practices 1873
established pursuant to this section by the former school 1874
employees health care board or the department of administrative 1875
services. Twelve months after the release of best practices by the 1876
board allAll policies or contracts for health care benefits 1877
provided to public school district employees that are issued or 1878
renewed after the expiration of any applicable collective 1879
bargaining agreement must contain all best practices established 1880
pursuant to this section by the boardat the time of renewal. Any 1881
or all of the healthHealth care plans that contain the best 1882
practices specified by the board may be self-insured. 1883

       (2) Upon completion of the consultant's report under division 1884
(E) of this section and once the plans are released in final form 1885
by the department, all health care benefits provided to persons 1886
employed by political subdivisions, public school districts, and 1887
state institutions of higher education may be provided by health 1888
care plans designed under this section by the department. The 1889
department, in consultation with the superintendent of insurance, 1890
may negotiate with and, in accordance with the competitive 1891
selection procedures of Chapter 125. of the Revised Code, contract 1892
with one or more insurance companies authorized to do business in 1893
this state for the issuance of the plans. Any or all of the health 1894
care plans designed by the department may be self-insured. All 1895
self-insured plans adopted shall be administered by the department 1896
in accordance with this section. The plans shall incorporate the 1897
best practices adopted by the department under division (C)(3) of 1898
this sectionconsulting with the department of administrative 1899
services, a political subdivision may adopt a delivery system of 1900
benefits that is not in accordance with the department's adopted 1901
best practices if it is considered by the department to be most 1902
financially advantageous to the political subdivision.1903

       (3) Before soliciting proposals from insurance companies for 1904
the issuance of health care plans, the department, in consultation 1905
with the superintendent of insurance, shall determine what 1906
geographic regions exist in the state based on the availability of 1907
providers, networks, costs, and other factors relating to 1908
providing health care benefits. The department shall then 1909
determine what health care plans offered by political 1910
subdivisions, public school districts, state institutions, and 1911
existing consortiums in the region offer the most cost-effective 1912
plan.1913

       (4) The department, in consultation with the superintendent 1914
of insurance, shall develop a request for proposals and solicit 1915
bids for health care plans for political subdivisions, public 1916
school districts, and state institutions in a region similar to 1917
the existing plans. The department shall also determine the 1918
benefits offered by existing health care plans, the employees' 1919
costs, and the cost-sharing arrangements used by political 1920
subdivisions, schools, and institutions participating in a 1921
consortium. The department shall determine what strategies are 1922
used by the existing plans to manage health care costs and shall 1923
study the potential benefits of state or regional consortiums 1924
offering multiple health care plans. When options exist in a 1925
defined regional service area that meet the benchmarks or best 1926
practices prescribed by the department, public employees shall be 1927
given the option of selecting from two or more health plans.1928

       (5) No political subdivision, public school district, or 1929
state institution may be required to offer the health care plans 1930
designed under this section until action is taken under division 1931
(E) of this section.1932

       In addition, political subdivisions, public school districts, 1933
or state institutions offering employee health care benefits 1934
through a plan offered by a consortium of two or more political 1935
subdivisions, districts, or state institutions, or a consortium of 1936
one or more political subdivisions, districts, or state 1937
institutions and one or more other political subdivisions may 1938
continue offering consortium plans to the political subdivisions', 1939
districts', or institutions' employees if plans contain best 1940
practices required under this section.1941

       (6) As used in this section:1942

       (a) "Public employer" means political subdivisions, public 1943
school districts, or state institutions of higher education.1944

       (b) "Public school district" means a city, local, exempted 1945
village, or joint vocational school district; a STEM school 1946
established under Chapter 3326. of the Revised Code; or an 1947
educational service center. "Public school district" does not mean 1948
a community school established under Chapter 3314. of the Revised 1949
Code.1950

       (b)(c) "State institution of higher education" or "state 1951
institution" means a state institution of higher education as 1952
defined in section 3345.011 of the Revised Code.1953

       (c)(d) "Political subdivision" has the same meaning as 1954
defined in section 9.833 of the Revised Code.1955

       (d)(e) A "health care plan" includes group policies, 1956
contracts, and agreements that provide hospital, surgical, or 1957
medical expense coverage, including self-insured plans. A "health 1958
care plan" does not include an individual plan offered to the 1959
employees of a political subdivision, public school district, or 1960
state institution, or a plan that provides coverage only for 1961
specific disease or accidents, or a hospital indemnity, medicare 1962
supplement, or other plan that provides only supplemental 1963
benefits, paid for by the employees of a political subdivision, 1964
public school district, or state institution.1965

       (e)(f) A "health plan sponsor" means a political subdivision, 1966
public school district, a state institution of higher education, a 1967
consortium of political subdivisions, public school districts, or 1968
state institutions, or a council of governments.1969

       (B)(4) The political subdivisions and public employees health 1970
care fund is hereby created in the state treasury. The department 1971
shall use all funds in the political subdivisions and public 1972
employees health care fund solely to carry out the provisions of 1973
this section and related administrative costs. 1974

       (C)(B) The department of administrative services shall do all 1975
of the following:1976

       (1) Include disease management and consumer education 1977
programs, which programs shall include, but are not limited to, 1978
wellness programs and other measures designed to encourage the 1979
wise use of medical plan coverage. These programs are not services 1980
or treatments for purposes of section 3901.71 of the Revised Code.1981

       (2) After action is taken under division (E) of this section, 1982
design health care plans for political subdivisions, public school 1983
districts, and state institutions of higher education in 1984
accordance with division (A) of this section separate from the 1985
plans for state agencies;1986

       (3) Adopt and release a set of standards that shall be 1987
considered the best practices for health care plans offered to 1988
employees of political subdivisions, public school districts, and 1989
state institutions.1990

       (4) Require that the plans the health plan sponsors 1991
administer make readily available to the public all cost and 1992
design elements of the plan;1993

       (5) Set employee and employer health care plan premiums for 1994
the plans designed under division (C)(2) of this section;1995

       (6) Promote cooperation among all organizations affected by 1996
this section in identifying the elements for the successful 1997
implementation of this section;1998

       (7) Promote cost containment measures aligned with patient, 1999
plan, and provider management strategies in developing and 2000
managing health care plans;2001

       (8) Prepare and disseminate to the public an annual report on 2002
the status of health plan sponsors' effectiveness in making 2003
progress to reduce the rate of increase in insurance premiums and 2004
employee out of pocket expenses, as well as progress in improving 2005
the health status of political subdivision, public school 2006
district, and state institution employees and their families.2007

       (D) The sections in Chapter 3923. of the Revised Code 2008
regulating public employee benefit plans are not applicable to the 2009
health care plans designed pursuant to this section.2010

        (E) Before the department's release of the initial health 2011
care plans, the department shall contract with an independent 2012
consultant to analyze costs related to employee health care 2013
benefits provided by existing political subdivision, public school 2014
district, and state institution plans. All political subdivisions 2015
shall provide information requested by the department that the 2016
department determines is needed to complete this study. The 2017
information requested shall be held confidentially by the 2018
department and shall not be considered a public record under 2019
Chapter 149. of the Revised Code. The department may release the 2020
information after redacting all personally identifiable 2021
information. The consultant shall determine the benefits offered 2022
by existing plans, the employees' costs, and the cost-sharing 2023
arrangements used by political subdivisions, schools, and 2024
institutions participating in a consortium. The consultant shall 2025
determine what strategies are used by the existing plans to manage 2026
health care costs and shall study the potential benefits of state 2027
or regional consortiums of political subdivisions, public schools, 2028
and institutions offering multiple health care plans. Based on the 2029
findings of the analysis, the consultant shall submit written 2030
recommendations to the department for the development and 2031
implementation of a successful program for pooling purchasing 2032
power for the acquisition of employee health care plans. The 2033
consultant's recommendations shall address, at a minimum, all of 2034
the following issues:2035

       (1) The development of a plan for regional coordination of 2036
the health care plans;2037

       (2) The establishment of regions for the provision of health 2038
care plans, based on the availability of providers and plans in 2039
the state at the time;2040

       (3) The viability of voluntary and mandatory participation by 2041
political subdivisions, public schools, and institutions of higher 2042
education;2043

       (4) The use of regional preferred provider and closed panel 2044
plans, health savings accounts, and alternative health care plans, 2045
to stabilize both costs and the premiums charged to political 2046
subdivisions, public school districts, and state institutions and 2047
their employees;2048

       (5) The use of the competitive bidding process for regional 2049
health care plans;2050

       (6) The use of information on claims and costs and of 2051
information reported by political subdivisions, public school 2052
districts, and state institutions pursuant to the Consolidated 2053
Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (COBRA) 100 Stat. 227, 29 U.S.C. 2054
1161, as amended in analyzing administrative and premium costs;2055

       (7) The experience of states that have statewide health care 2056
plans for political subdivision, public school district, and state 2057
institution employees, including the implementation strategies 2058
used by those states;2059

       (8) Recommended strategies for the use of first-year roll-in 2060
premiums in the transition from political subdivision, district, 2061
and state institution health care plans to department plans;2062

       (9) The option of allowing political subdivisions, public 2063
school districts, and state institutions to join an existing 2064
regional consortium as an alternative to department plans;2065

       (10) Mandatory and optional coverages to be offered by the 2066
department's plans;2067

       (11) Potential risks to the state from the use of plans 2068
developed under this section;2069

       (12) Any legislation needed to ensure the long-term financial 2070
solvency and stability of a health care purchasing system;2071

       (13) The potential impacts of any changes to the existing 2072
purchasing structure on all of the following:2073

       (a) Existing health care pooling and consortiums;2074

       (b) Political subdivision, school district, and state 2075
institution employees;2076

       (c) Individual political subdivisions, school districts, and 2077
state institutions.2078

       (14) Issues that could arise when political subdivisions, 2079
school districts, and state institutions transition from the 2080
existing purchasing structure to a new purchasing structure;2081

       (15) Strategies available to the department in the creation 2082
of fund reserves and the need for stop-loss insurance coverage for 2083
catastrophic losses;2084

       (16) Impact on eliminating the premium tax or excise 2085
currently received on behalf of a public employer under division 2086
(A) of section 5725.18 and division (A) of 5729.03 of the Revised 2087
Code;2088

       (17) How development of the federal health exchange in Ohio 2089
may impact public employees;2090

       (18) Impact of joint health insurance regional program on 2091
insurance carriers and agents;2092

       (19) The benefits, including any cost savings to the state of 2093
establishing a benchmark for public employers to meet in lieu of 2094
establishing new plans administered by the department.2095

       (F) TheIdentify strategies to manage health care costs;2096

       (2) Study the potential benefits of state or regional 2097
consortiums of public employers' health care plans;2098

       (3) Publish information regarding the health care plans 2099
offered by political subdivisions, public school districts, state 2100
institutions, and existing consortiums;2101

       (4) Assist in the design of health care plans for political 2102
subdivisions, public school districts, and state institutions of 2103
higher education in accordance with division (A) of this section 2104
separate from the plans for state agencies;2105

       (5) Adopt and release a set of standards that shall be 2106
considered the best practices for health care plans offered to 2107
employees of political subdivisions, public school districts, and 2108
state institutions;2109

       (6) Require that plans the health plan sponsors administer 2110
make readily available to the public all cost and design elements 2111
of the plan;2112

       (7) Promote cooperation among all organizations affected by 2113
this section in identifying the elements for successful 2114
implementation of this section;2115

       (8) Promote cost containment measures aligned with patient, 2116
plan, and provider management strategies in developing and 2117
managing health care plans; and2118

       (9) Prepare and disseminate to the public an annual report on 2119
the status of health plan sponsors' effectiveness in complying 2120
with best practices and making progress to reduce the rate of 2121
increase in insurance premiums and employee out-of-pocket 2122
expenses, as well as progress in improving the health status of 2123
employees and their families. 2124

       (C) The director of administrative services may convene a2125
public health care advisory committee is hereby created under the 2126
department of administrative services. The committee shall make 2127
recommendations to the director of administrative services or the 2128
director's designee on the development and adoption of best 2129
practices under this section. The committee shall consist of 2130
fifteen members: five members appointed by the speaker of the 2131
house of representatives,; five members appointed by the president 2132
of the senate,; and five members appointed by the governor and 2133
shall include representatives from state and local government 2134
employers, state and local government employees, insurance agents, 2135
health insurance companies, and joint purchasing arrangements 2136
currently in existence. Nothing in this section prohibits a 2137
political subdivision from adopting a delivery system of benefits 2138
that is not in accordance with the department's adopted best 2139
practices if it is considered to be most financially advantageous 2140
to the political subdivision.Members shall serve without 2141
compensation.2142

       (G)(D) The department may adopt rules for the enforcement of 2143
health plan sponsors' compliance with the best practices standards 2144
adopted by the department pursuant to this section.2145

        (H)(E) Any health care plan providing coverage for the 2146
employees of political subdivisions, public school districts, or 2147
state institutions of higher education, or that have provided 2148
coverage within two years before the effective date of this 2149
amendment, shall provide nonidentifiable aggregate claims and 2150
administrative data for the coverage provided as required by the 2151
department, without charge, within thirty days after receiving a 2152
written request from the department. The claims data shall include 2153
data relating to employee group benefit sets, demographics, and 2154
claims experience.2155

       (I)(1)(F) The department may contractwork with other state 2156
agencies forto obtain services as the department deems necessary 2157
for the implementation and operation of this section, based on 2158
demonstrated experience and expertise in administration, 2159
management, data handling, actuarial studies, quality assurance, 2160
or for other needed services. 2161

       (2)(G) The department shall hire staff as necessary to 2162
provide administrative support to the department and the public 2163
employee health care plan program established by this section.2164

       (J) Not more than ninety days before coverage begins for 2165
political subdivision, public school district, and state 2166
institution employees under health care plans designed by the 2167
department, a political subdivision's governing body, public 2168
school district's board of education, and a state institution's 2169
board of trustees or managing authority shall provide detailed 2170
information about the health care plans to the employees.2171

       (K)(H) Nothing in this section shall be construed as 2172
prohibiting political subdivisions, public school districts, or 2173
state institutions from consulting with and compensating insurance 2174
agents and brokers for professional services or from establishing 2175
a self-insurance program.2176

       (L)(I) Pursuant to Chapter 117. of the Revised Code, the 2177
auditor of state shall conduct all necessary and required audits 2178
of the department. The auditor of state, upon request, also shall 2179
furnish to the department copies of audits of political 2180
subdivisions, public school districts, or consortia performed by 2181
the auditor of state.2182

       Sec. 101.39.  (A) There is hereby created the joint 2183
legislative committee on health care oversight. The committee may 2184
review or study any matter related to the provision of health care 2185
services that it considers of significance to the citizens of this 2186
state, including the availability of health care, the quality of 2187
health care, the effectiveness and efficiency of managed care 2188
systems, and the operation of the medical assistancemedicaid2189
program established under Chapter 5111. of the Revised Code or 2190
other government health programs.2191

       The department of job and family servicesmedicaid, 2192
department of health, department of aging, department of mental 2193
healthmental health and addiction services, department of 2194
developmental disabilities, department of alcohol and drug 2195
addiction services, and other state agencies shall cooperate with 2196
the committee in its study and review of health care issues. On 2197
request, the departments shall provide the committee with reports 2198
and other information sufficient for the committee to fulfill its 2199
duties.2200

       The committee may issue recommendations as it determines 2201
appropriate. The recommendations may be made to the general 2202
assembly, state agencies, private industry, or any other entity.2203

       (B) The committee shall consist of the following members of 2204
the general assembly: the chairperson of the senate's standing 2205
committee with primary responsibility for health legislation, the 2206
chairperson of the house of representatives' standing committee 2207
with primary responsibility for health legislation, four members 2208
of the house of representatives appointed by the speaker of the 2209
house of representatives, and four members of the senate appointed 2210
by the president of the senate. Not more than two members 2211
appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives and not 2212
more than two members appointed by the president of the senate may 2213
be of the same political party. Except in 1995, appointments shall 2214
be made not later than fifteen days after the commencement of the 2215
first regular session of each general assembly. The chairpersons 2216
of the standing committees with primary responsibility for health 2217
legislation shall serve as co-chairpersons of the committee.2218

       Each member of the committee shall hold office during the 2219
general assembly in which the member is appointed and until a 2220
successor has been appointed, notwithstanding the adjournment sine 2221
die of the general assembly in which the member was appointed or 2222
the expiration of the member's term as a member of the general 2223
assembly. Any vacancies occurring among the members of the 2224
committee shall be filled in the manner of the original 2225
appointment.2226

       The committee shall meet at least quarterly and at the call 2227
of the co-chairpersons. The co-chairpersons shall determine the 2228
time, place, and agenda for each meeting of the committee.2229

       The committee has the same powers as other standing or select 2230
committees of the general assembly. The committee may request 2231
assistance from the legislative service commission.2232

       Sec. 101.391.  (A) There is hereby created the joint 2233
legislative committee on medicaid technology and reform. The 2234
committee may review or study any matter that it considers 2235
relevant to the operation of the medicaid program established 2236
under Chapter 5111. of the Revised Code, with priority given to 2237
the study or review of mechanisms to enhance the program's 2238
effectiveness through improved technology systems and program 2239
reform.2240

       (B) The committee shall consist of five members of the house 2241
of representatives appointed by the speaker of the house of 2242
representatives and five members of the senate appointed by the 2243
president of the senate. Not more than three members appointed by 2244
the speaker of the house of representatives and not more than 2245
three members appointed by the president of the senate may be of 2246
the same political party.2247

       Each member of the committee shall hold office during the 2248
general assembly in which the member is appointed and until a 2249
successor has been appointed, notwithstanding the adjournment sine 2250
die of the general assembly in which the member was appointed or 2251
the expiration of the member's term as a member of the general 2252
assembly. Any vacancies occurring among the members of the 2253
committee shall be filled in the manner of the original 2254
appointment.2255

       (C) The committee has the same powers as other standing or 2256
select committees of the general assembly. The committee may 2257
employ an executive director.2258

       Sec. 102.02.  (A) Except as otherwise provided in division 2259
(H) of this section, all of the following shall file with the 2260
appropriate ethics commission the disclosure statement described 2261
in this division on a form prescribed by the appropriate 2262
commission: every person who is elected to or is a candidate for a 2263
state, county, or city office and every person who is appointed to 2264
fill a vacancy for an unexpired term in such an elective office; 2265
all members of the state board of education; the director, 2266
assistant directors, deputy directors, division chiefs, or persons 2267
of equivalent rank of any administrative department of the state; 2268
the president or other chief administrative officer of every state 2269
institution of higher education as defined in section 3345.011 of 2270
the Revised Code; the executive director and the members of the 2271
capitol square review and advisory board appointed or employed 2272
pursuant to section 105.41 of the Revised Code; all members of the 2273
Ohio casino control commission, the executive director of the 2274
commission, all professional employees of the commission, and all 2275
technical employees of the commission who perform an internal 2276
audit function; the individuals set forth in division (B)(2) of 2277
section 187.03 of the Revised Code; the chief executive officer 2278
and the members of the board of each state retirement system; each 2279
employee of a state retirement board who is a state retirement 2280
system investment officer licensed pursuant to section 1707.163 of 2281
the Revised Code; the members of the Ohio retirement study council 2282
appointed pursuant to division (C) of section 171.01 of the 2283
Revised Code; employees of the Ohio retirement study council, 2284
other than employees who perform purely administrative or clerical 2285
functions; the administrator of workers' compensation and each 2286
member of the bureau of workers' compensation board of directors; 2287
the bureau of workers' compensation director of investments; the 2288
chief investment officer of the bureau of workers' compensation; 2289
all members of the board of commissioners on grievances and 2290
discipline of the supreme court and the ethics commission created 2291
under section 102.05 of the Revised Code; every business manager, 2292
treasurer, or superintendent of a city, local, exempted village, 2293
joint vocational, or cooperative education school district or an 2294
educational service center; every person who is elected to or is a 2295
candidate for the office of member of a board of education of a 2296
city, local, exempted village, joint vocational, or cooperative 2297
education school district or of a governing board of an 2298
educational service center that has a total student count of 2299
twelve thousand or more as most recently determined by the 2300
department of education pursuant to section 3317.03 of the Revised 2301
Code; every person who is appointed to the board of education of a 2302
municipal school district pursuant to division (B) or (F) of 2303
section 3311.71 of the Revised Code; all members of the board of 2304
directors of a sanitary district that is established under Chapter 2305
6115. of the Revised Code and organized wholly for the purpose of 2306
providing a water supply for domestic, municipal, and public use, 2307
and that includes two municipal corporations in two counties; 2308
every public official or employee who is paid a salary or wage in 2309
accordance with schedule C of section 124.15 or schedule E-2 of 2310
section 124.152 of the Revised Code; members of the board of 2311
trustees and the executive director of the southern Ohio 2312
agricultural and community development foundation; all members 2313
appointed to the Ohio livestock care standards board under section 2314
904.02 of the Revised Code; and every other public official or 2315
employee who is designated by the appropriate ethics commission 2316
pursuant to division (B) of this section.2317

       The disclosure statement shall include all of the following:2318

       (1) The name of the person filing the statement and each 2319
member of the person's immediate family and all names under which 2320
the person or members of the person's immediate family do 2321
business;2322

       (2)(a) Subject to divisions (A)(2)(b) and (c) of this section 2323
and except as otherwise provided in section 102.022 of the Revised 2324
Code, identification of every source of income, other than income 2325
from a legislative agent identified in division (A)(2)(b) of this 2326
section, received during the preceding calendar year, in the 2327
person's own name or by any other person for the person's use or 2328
benefit, by the person filing the statement, and a brief 2329
description of the nature of the services for which the income was 2330
received. If the person filing the statement is a member of the 2331
general assembly, the statement shall identify the amount of every 2332
source of income received in accordance with the following ranges 2333
of amounts: zero or more, but less than one thousand dollars; one 2334
thousand dollars or more, but less than ten thousand dollars; ten 2335
thousand dollars or more, but less than twenty-five thousand 2336
dollars; twenty-five thousand dollars or more, but less than fifty 2337
thousand dollars; fifty thousand dollars or more, but less than 2338
one hundred thousand dollars; and one hundred thousand dollars or 2339
more. Division (A)(2)(a) of this section shall not be construed to 2340
require a person filing the statement who derives income from a 2341
business or profession to disclose the individual items of income 2342
that constitute the gross income of that business or profession, 2343
except for those individual items of income that are attributable 2344
to the person's or, if the income is shared with the person, the 2345
partner's, solicitation of services or goods or performance, 2346
arrangement, or facilitation of services or provision of goods on 2347
behalf of the business or profession of clients, including 2348
corporate clients, who are legislative agents. A person who files 2349
the statement under this section shall disclose the identity of 2350
and the amount of income received from a person who the public 2351
official or employee knows or has reason to know is doing or 2352
seeking to do business of any kind with the public official's or 2353
employee's agency.2354

       (b) If the person filing the statement is a member of the 2355
general assembly, the statement shall identify every source of 2356
income and the amount of that income that was received from a 2357
legislative agent during the preceding calendar year, in the 2358
person's own name or by any other person for the person's use or 2359
benefit, by the person filing the statement, and a brief 2360
description of the nature of the services for which the income was 2361
received. Division (A)(2)(b) of this section requires the 2362
disclosure of clients of attorneys or persons licensed under 2363
section 4732.12 of the Revised Code, or patients of persons 2364
certified under section 4731.14 of the Revised Code, if those 2365
clients or patients are legislative agents. Division (A)(2)(b) of 2366
this section requires a person filing the statement who derives 2367
income from a business or profession to disclose those individual 2368
items of income that constitute the gross income of that business 2369
or profession that are received from legislative agents.2370

       (c) Except as otherwise provided in division (A)(2)(c) of 2371
this section, division (A)(2)(a) of this section applies to 2372
attorneys, physicians, and other persons who engage in the 2373
practice of a profession and who, pursuant to a section of the 2374
Revised Code, the common law of this state, a code of ethics 2375
applicable to the profession, or otherwise, generally are required 2376
not to reveal, disclose, or use confidences of clients, patients, 2377
or other recipients of professional services except under 2378
specified circumstances or generally are required to maintain 2379
those types of confidences as privileged communications except 2380
under specified circumstances. Division (A)(2)(a) of this section 2381
does not require an attorney, physician, or other professional 2382
subject to a confidentiality requirement as described in division 2383
(A)(2)(c) of this section to disclose the name, other identity, or 2384
address of a client, patient, or other recipient of professional 2385
services if the disclosure would threaten the client, patient, or 2386
other recipient of professional services, would reveal details of 2387
the subject matter for which legal, medical, or professional 2388
advice or other services were sought, or would reveal an otherwise 2389
privileged communication involving the client, patient, or other 2390
recipient of professional services. Division (A)(2)(a) of this 2391
section does not require an attorney, physician, or other 2392
professional subject to a confidentiality requirement as described 2393
in division (A)(2)(c) of this section to disclose in the brief 2394
description of the nature of services required by division 2395
(A)(2)(a) of this section any information pertaining to specific 2396
professional services rendered for a client, patient, or other 2397
recipient of professional services that would reveal details of 2398
the subject matter for which legal, medical, or professional 2399
advice was sought or would reveal an otherwise privileged 2400
communication involving the client, patient, or other recipient of 2401
professional services.2402

       (3) The name of every corporation on file with the secretary 2403
of state that is incorporated in this state or holds a certificate 2404
of compliance authorizing it to do business in this state, trust, 2405
business trust, partnership, or association that transacts 2406
business in this state in which the person filing the statement or 2407
any other person for the person's use and benefit had during the 2408
preceding calendar year an investment of over one thousand dollars 2409
at fair market value as of the thirty-first day of December of the 2410
preceding calendar year, or the date of disposition, whichever is 2411
earlier, or in which the person holds any office or has a 2412
fiduciary relationship, and a description of the nature of the 2413
investment, office, or relationship. Division (A)(3) of this 2414
section does not require disclosure of the name of any bank, 2415
savings and loan association, credit union, or building and loan 2416
association with which the person filing the statement has a 2417
deposit or a withdrawable share account.2418

       (4) All fee simple and leasehold interests to which the 2419
person filing the statement holds legal title to or a beneficial 2420
interest in real property located within the state, excluding the 2421
person's residence and property used primarily for personal 2422
recreation;2423

       (5) The names of all persons residing or transacting business 2424
in the state to whom the person filing the statement owes, in the 2425
person's own name or in the name of any other person, more than 2426
one thousand dollars. Division (A)(5) of this section shall not be 2427
construed to require the disclosure of debts owed by the person 2428
resulting from the ordinary conduct of a business or profession or 2429
debts on the person's residence or real property used primarily 2430
for personal recreation, except that the superintendent of 2431
financial institutions shall disclose the names of all 2432
state-chartered savings and loan associations and of all service 2433
corporations subject to regulation under division (E)(2) of 2434
section 1151.34 of the Revised Code to whom the superintendent in 2435
the superintendent's own name or in the name of any other person 2436
owes any money, and that the superintendent and any deputy 2437
superintendent of banks shall disclose the names of all 2438
state-chartered banks and all bank subsidiary corporations subject 2439
to regulation under section 1109.44 of the Revised Code to whom 2440
the superintendent or deputy superintendent owes any money.2441

       (6) The names of all persons residing or transacting business 2442
in the state, other than a depository excluded under division 2443
(A)(3) of this section, who owe more than one thousand dollars to 2444
the person filing the statement, either in the person's own name 2445
or to any person for the person's use or benefit. Division (A)(6) 2446
of this section shall not be construed to require the disclosure 2447
of clients of attorneys or persons licensed under section 4732.12 2448
or 4732.15 of the Revised Code, or patients of persons certified 2449
under section 4731.14 of the Revised Code, nor the disclosure of 2450
debts owed to the person resulting from the ordinary conduct of a 2451
business or profession.2452

       (7) Except as otherwise provided in section 102.022 of the 2453
Revised Code, the source of each gift of over seventy-five 2454
dollars, or of each gift of over twenty-five dollars received by a 2455
member of the general assembly from a legislative agent, received 2456
by the person in the person's own name or by any other person for 2457
the person's use or benefit during the preceding calendar year, 2458
except gifts received by will or by virtue of section 2105.06 of 2459
the Revised Code, or received from spouses, parents, grandparents, 2460
children, grandchildren, siblings, nephews, nieces, uncles, aunts, 2461
brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, 2462
fathers-in-law, mothers-in-law, or any person to whom the person 2463
filing the statement stands in loco parentis, or received by way 2464
of distribution from any inter vivos or testamentary trust 2465
established by a spouse or by an ancestor;2466

       (8) Except as otherwise provided in section 102.022 of the 2467
Revised Code, identification of the source and amount of every 2468
payment of expenses incurred for travel to destinations inside or 2469
outside this state that is received by the person in the person's 2470
own name or by any other person for the person's use or benefit 2471
and that is incurred in connection with the person's official 2472
duties, except for expenses for travel to meetings or conventions 2473
of a national or state organization to which any state agency, 2474
including, but not limited to, any legislative agency or state 2475
institution of higher education as defined in section 3345.011 of 2476
the Revised Code, pays membership dues, or any political 2477
subdivision or any office or agency of a political subdivision 2478
pays membership dues;2479

       (9) Except as otherwise provided in section 102.022 of the 2480
Revised Code, identification of the source of payment of expenses 2481
for meals and other food and beverages, other than for meals and 2482
other food and beverages provided at a meeting at which the person 2483
participated in a panel, seminar, or speaking engagement or at a 2484
meeting or convention of a national or state organization to which 2485
any state agency, including, but not limited to, any legislative 2486
agency or state institution of higher education as defined in 2487
section 3345.011 of the Revised Code, pays membership dues, or any 2488
political subdivision or any office or agency of a political 2489
subdivision pays membership dues, that are incurred in connection 2490
with the person's official duties and that exceed one hundred 2491
dollars aggregated per calendar year;2492

       (10) If the disclosure statement is filed by a public 2493
official or employee described in division (B)(2) of section 2494
101.73 of the Revised Code or division (B)(2) of section 121.63 of 2495
the Revised Code who receives a statement from a legislative 2496
agent, executive agency lobbyist, or employer that contains the 2497
information described in division (F)(2) of section 101.73 of the 2498
Revised Code or division (G)(2) of section 121.63 of the Revised 2499
Code, all of the nondisputed information contained in the 2500
statement delivered to that public official or employee by the 2501
legislative agent, executive agency lobbyist, or employer under 2502
division (F)(2) of section 101.73 or (G)(2) of section 121.63 of 2503
the Revised Code.2504

       A person may file a statement required by this section in 2505
person or, by mail, or by electronic means. A person who is a 2506
candidate for elective office shall file the statement no later 2507
than the thirtieth day before the primary, special, or general 2508
election at which the candidacy is to be voted on, whichever 2509
election occurs soonest, except that a person who is a write-in 2510
candidate shall file the statement no later than the twentieth day 2511
before the earliest election at which the person's candidacy is to 2512
be voted on. A person who holds elective office shall file the 2513
statement on or before the fifteenth day of April of each year 2514
unless the person is a candidate for office. A person who is 2515
appointed to fill a vacancy for an unexpired term in an elective 2516
office shall file the statement within fifteen days after the 2517
person qualifies for office. Other persons shall file an annual 2518
statement on or before the fifteenth day of April or, if appointed 2519
or employed after that date, within ninety days after appointment 2520
or employment. No person shall be required to file with the 2521
appropriate ethics commission more than one statement or pay more 2522
than one filing fee for any one calendar year.2523

       The appropriate ethics commission, for good cause, may extend 2524
for a reasonable time the deadline for filing a statement under 2525
this section.2526

       A statement filed under this section is subject to public 2527
inspection at locations designated by the appropriate ethics 2528
commission except as otherwise provided in this section.2529

       (B) The Ohio ethics commission, the joint legislative ethics 2530
committee, and the board of commissioners on grievances and 2531
discipline of the supreme court, using the rule-making procedures 2532
of Chapter 119. of the Revised Code, may require any class of 2533
public officials or employees under its jurisdiction and not 2534
specifically excluded by this section whose positions involve a 2535
substantial and material exercise of administrative discretion in 2536
the formulation of public policy, expenditure of public funds, 2537
enforcement of laws and rules of the state or a county or city, or 2538
the execution of other public trusts, to file an annual statement 2539
on or before the fifteenth day of April under division (A) of this 2540
section. The appropriate ethics commission shall send the public 2541
officials or employees written notice of the requirement by the 2542
fifteenth day of February of each year the filing is required 2543
unless the public official or employee is appointed after that 2544
date, in which case the notice shall be sent within thirty days 2545
after appointment, and the filing shall be made not later than 2546
ninety days after appointment.2547

       Except for disclosure statements filed by members of the 2548
board of trustees and the executive director of the southern Ohio 2549
agricultural and community development foundation, disclosure 2550
statements filed under this division with the Ohio ethics 2551
commission by members of boards, commissions, or bureaus of the 2552
state for which no compensation is received other than reasonable 2553
and necessary expenses shall be kept confidential. Disclosure 2554
statements filed with the Ohio ethics commission under division 2555
(A) of this section by business managers, treasurers, and 2556
superintendents of city, local, exempted village, joint 2557
vocational, or cooperative education school districts or 2558
educational service centers shall be kept confidential, except 2559
that any person conducting an audit of any such school district or 2560
educational service center pursuant to section 115.56 or Chapter 2561
117. of the Revised Code may examine the disclosure statement of 2562
any business manager, treasurer, or superintendent of that school 2563
district or educational service center. Disclosure statements 2564
filed with the Ohio ethics commission under division (A) of this 2565
section by the individuals set forth in division (B)(2) of section 2566
187.03 of the Revised Code shall be kept confidential. The Ohio 2567
ethics commission shall examine each disclosure statement required 2568
to be kept confidential to determine whether a potential conflict 2569
of interest exists for the person who filed the disclosure 2570
statement. A potential conflict of interest exists if the private 2571
interests of the person, as indicated by the person's disclosure 2572
statement, might interfere with the public interests the person is 2573
required to serve in the exercise of the person's authority and 2574
duties in the person's office or position of employment. If the 2575
commission determines that a potential conflict of interest 2576
exists, it shall notify the person who filed the disclosure 2577
statement and shall make the portions of the disclosure statement 2578
that indicate a potential conflict of interest subject to public 2579
inspection in the same manner as is provided for other disclosure 2580
statements. Any portion of the disclosure statement that the 2581
commission determines does not indicate a potential conflict of 2582
interest shall be kept confidential by the commission and shall 2583
not be made subject to public inspection, except as is necessary 2584
for the enforcement of Chapters 102. and 2921. of the Revised Code 2585
and except as otherwise provided in this division.2586

       (C) No person shall knowingly fail to file, on or before the 2587
applicable filing deadline established under this section, a 2588
statement that is required by this section.2589

       (D) No person shall knowingly file a false statement that is 2590
required to be filed under this section.2591

       (E)(1) Except as provided in divisions (E)(2) and (3) of this 2592
section, the statement required by division (A) or (B) of this 2593
section shall be accompanied by a filing fee of sixty dollars.2594

       (2) The statement required by division (A) of this section 2595
shall be accompanied by the following filing fee to be paid by the 2596
person who is elected or appointed to, or is a candidate for, any 2597
of the following offices:2598

For state office, except member of the 2599
state board of education $95 2600
For office of member of general assembly $40 2601
For county office $60 2602
For city office $35 2603
For office of member of the state board 2604
of education $35 2605
For office of member of a city, local, 2606
exempted village, or cooperative 2607
education board of 2608
education or educational service 2609
center governing board $30 2610
For position of business manager, 2611
treasurer, or superintendent of a 2612
city, local, exempted village, joint 2613
vocational, or cooperative education 2614
school district or 2615
educational service center $30 2616

       (3) No judge of a court of record or candidate for judge of a 2617
court of record, and no referee or magistrate serving a court of 2618
record, shall be required to pay the fee required under division 2619
(E)(1) or (2) or (F) of this section.2620

       (4) For any public official who is appointed to a nonelective 2621
office of the state and for any employee who holds a nonelective 2622
position in a public agency of the state, the state agency that is 2623
the primary employer of the state official or employee shall pay 2624
the fee required under division (E)(1) or (F) of this section.2625

       (F) If a statement required to be filed under this section is 2626
not filed by the date on which it is required to be filed, the 2627
appropriate ethics commission shall assess the person required to 2628
file the statement a late filing fee of ten dollars for each day 2629
the statement is not filed, except that the total amount of the 2630
late filing fee shall not exceed two hundred fifty dollars.2631

       (G)(1) The appropriate ethics commission other than the Ohio 2632
ethics commission and the joint legislative ethics committee shall 2633
deposit all fees it receives under divisions (E) and (F) of this 2634
section into the general revenue fund of the state.2635

       (2) The Ohio ethics commission shall deposit all receipts, 2636
including, but not limited to, fees it receives under divisions 2637
(E) and (F) of this section, investigative or other fees, costs, 2638
or other funds it receives as a result of court orders, and all 2639
moneys it receives from settlements under division (G) of section 2640
102.06 of the Revised Code, into the Ohio ethics commission fund, 2641
which is hereby created in the state treasury. All moneys credited 2642
to the fund shall be used solely for expenses related to the 2643
operation and statutory functions of the commission.2644

       (3) The joint legislative ethics committee shall deposit all 2645
receipts it receives from the payment of financial disclosure 2646
statement filing fees under divisions (E) and (F) of this section 2647
into the joint legislative ethics committee investigative fund.2648

       (H) Division (A) of this section does not apply to a person 2649
elected or appointed to the office of precinct, ward, or district 2650
committee member under Chapter 3517. of the Revised Code; a 2651
presidential elector; a delegate to a national convention; village 2652
or township officials and employees; any physician or psychiatrist 2653
who is paid a salary or wage in accordance with schedule C of 2654
section 124.15 or schedule E-2 of section 124.152 of the Revised 2655
Code and whose primary duties do not require the exercise of 2656
administrative discretion; or any member of a board, commission, 2657
or bureau of any county or city who receives less than one 2658
thousand dollars per year for serving in that position.2659

       Sec. 103.0521. If a rule currently in effect is obsolete 2660
because the rule was adopted by an agency that is no longer in 2661
existence and jurisdiction over the rule has not been transferred 2662
to another agency, and if that status is verified by the executive 2663
director of the joint committee on agency rule review, the 2664
executive director shall prepare, for consideration of the joint 2665
committee, a motion that the director of the legislative service 2666
commission remove the obsolete rule from the Administrative Code. 2667
The executive director shall transmit a copy of the motion to the 2668
common sense initiative office before the next meeting of the 2669
joint committee.2670

       The chairperson of the joint committee, or another member of 2671
the joint committee delegated by the chairperson, shall offer the 2672
motion at the next meeting of the joint committee. If the motion 2673
is agreed to by the joint committee, the executive director shall 2674
transmit a copy of the motion to the director of the legislative 2675
service commission. The executive director shall certify on the 2676
copy transmitted that the motion was agreed to by the joint 2677
committee.2678

       Upon receiving the certified motion, the director of the 2679
legislative service commission shall remove the obsolete rule from 2680
the Administrative Code as directed in the motion. The director 2681
thereafter shall maintain the removed obsolete rule in a file of 2682
obsolete rules. The file of obsolete rules may be maintained in 2683
electronic form.2684

       Sec. 103.144.  As used in sections 103.144 to 103.146 of the 2685
Revised Code:2686

       (A) "Mandated benefit" means the following, when considered 2687
in the context of a sickness and accident insurance policy or a 2688
health insuring corporation policy, contract, or agreement:2689

       (1) Any required coverage for a specific medical or 2690
health-related service, treatment, medication, or practice;2691

       (2) Any required coverage for the services of specific health 2692
care providers;2693

       (3) Any requirement that an insurer or health insuring 2694
corporation offer coverage to specific individuals or groups;2695

       (4) Any requirement that an insurer or health insuring 2696
corporation offer specific medical or health-related services, 2697
treatments, medications, or practices to existing insureds or 2698
enrollees;2699

       (5) Any required expansion of, or addition to, existing 2700
coverage;2701

       (6) Any mandated reimbursement amount to specific health care 2702
providers.2703

       (B) "Mandated benefit" does not include any required coverage 2704
or offer of coverage, any required expansion of, or addition to, 2705
existing coverage, or any mandated reimbursement amount to 2706
specific providers, as described in division (A) of this section, 2707
within the context of any public health benefits arrangement, 2708
including but not limited to, the coverage of beneficiaries 2709
enrolled in Title XVIII of the "Social Security Act," 49 Stat. 620 2710
(1935), 42 U.S.C.A. 301, as amended,medicare pursuant to a 2711
medicare risk contract or medicare cost contract, or to the 2712
coverage of beneficiaries enrolled in Title XIX of the "Social 2713
Security Act," 49 Stat. 620 (1935), 42 U.S.C.A. 301, as amended, 2714
known as the medical assistance program or medicaid, provided by 2715
the Ohio department of job and family services under Chapter 5111. 2716
of the Revised Code.2717

       Sec. 103.63.  There is established an Ohio constitutional 2718
modernization commission consisting of thirty-two members. Twelve 2719
members shall be appointed from the general assembly as follows: 2720
three by the president of the senate, three by the minority leader 2721
of the senate, three by the speaker of the house of 2722
representatives, and three by the minority leader of the house of 2723
representatives. Not later than January 1, 2012, and every two 2724
years thereafter, the twelve general assembly members shall meet, 2725
organize, and elect two co-chairpersons, who shall be from 2726
different political parties. Beginning in 2014, the twelve general 2727
assembly members shall elect one co-chairperson from each house of 2728
the general assembly. The members shall then, by majority vote, 2729
appoint twenty commission members, not from the general assembly. 2730
All appointments shall end on the first day of January of every 2731
even-numbered year, and the commission shall then be re-created in 2732
the manner provided above. Members may be reappointed. Vacancies 2733
on the commission shall be filled in the manner provided for 2734
original appointments.2735

       The members of the commission shall serve without 2736
compensation, but each member shall be reimbursed for actual and 2737
necessary expenses incurred while engaging in the performance of 2738
the member's official duties. Membership on the commission does 2739
not constitute holding another public office. The joint 2740
legislative ethics committee is the appropriate ethics commission 2741
as described in division (F) of section 102.01 of the Revised Code 2742
for matters relating to the public members appointed to the Ohio 2743
constitutional modernization commission.2744

       Sec. 107.033. As part of the state budget the governor 2745
submits to the general assembly under section 107.03 of the 2746
Revised Code, the governor shall include the state appropriation 2747
limitations the general assembly shall not exceed when making 2748
aggregate general revenue fund appropriations for each respective 2749
fiscal year of the biennium covered by that budget. The aggregate 2750
general revenue fund appropriations the governor proposes in the 2751
state budget also shall not exceed those limitations for each 2752
respective fiscal year of the biennium covered by that budget.2753

        (A) For fiscal year 2008, the state appropriation limitation 2754
is the sum of the following:2755

        (1) The aggregate general revenue fund appropriations for 2756
fiscal year 2007; plus2757

       (2) The aggregate general revenue fund appropriations for 2758
fiscal year 2007 multiplied by either three and one-half per cent, 2759
or the sum of the rate of inflation plus the rate of population 2760
change, whichever is greater.2761

       (B) For each fiscal year thereafter that is not a recast 2762
fiscal year, the state appropriation limitation is the sum of the 2763
following:2764

       (1) The state appropriation limitation for the previous 2765
fiscal year; plus2766

       (2) The state appropriation limitation for the previous 2767
fiscal year multiplied by either three and one-half per cent, or 2768
the sum of the rate of inflation plus the rate of population 2769
change, whichever is greater.2770

       (C) For each recast fiscal year, the state appropriation 2771
limitation is the sum of the following:2772

       (1) The aggregate general revenue fund appropriations for the 2773
previous fiscal year; plus2774

       (2) The aggregate general revenue fund appropriations for the 2775
previous fiscal year multiplied by either three and one-half per 2776
cent, or the sum of the rate of inflation plus the rate of 2777
population change, whichever is greater.2778

       (D) The state appropriation limitation for a fiscal year 2779
shall be increased by the amount of a nongeneral revenue fund 2780
appropriation made in the immediately preceding fiscal year, if 2781
all of the following apply to the nongeneral revenue fund 2782
appropriation:2783

       (1) It was made on or after July 1, 2013.2784

       (2) It is included in the aggregate general revenue fund 2785
appropriations proposed for that fiscal year.2786

       (3) It is being made for the first time from the general 2787
revenue fund.2788

       Sec. 107.12. (A) As used in this section, "organization" 2789
means a faith-based or other organization that is exempt from 2790
federal income taxation under section 501(c)(3) of the "Internal 2791
Revenue Code of 1986," 100 Stat. 2085, 26 U.S.C. 1, as amended, 2792
and provides charitable services to needy residents of this state.2793

       (B) There is hereby established within the office of the 2794
governor the governor's office of faith-based and community 2795
initiatives. The office shall:2796

       (1) Serve as a clearinghouse of information on federal, 2797
state, and local funding for charitable services performed by 2798
organizations;2799

       (2) Encourage organizations to seek public funding for their 2800
charitable services;2801

       (3) Assist local, state, and federal agencies in coordinating 2802
their activities to secure maximum use of funds and efforts that 2803
benefit people receiving charitable services from organizations;2804

       (4) Advise the governor, general assembly, and the advisory 2805
board of the governor's office of faith-based and community 2806
initiatives on the barriers that exist to collaboration between 2807
organizations and governmental entities and on ways to remove the 2808
barriers.2809

       (C) The governor shall appoint an executive director and such 2810
other staff as may be necessary to manage the office and perform 2811
or oversee the performance of the duties of the office. Within 2812
sixty days after being appointed, and every twelve months 2813
thereafter, the executive director shall distribute to the 2814
advisory board and review with the board a strategic plan. The 2815
executive director shall report to the board at least quarterly on 2816
proposed initiatives and policies. A report shall include the 2817
condition of the budget and the finances of the office.2818

       (D)(1) There is hereby created the advisory board of the 2819
governor's office of faith-based and community initiatives. The 2820
board shall consist of the following members:2821

       (a) The directors of aging, alcohol and drug addiction 2822
services, rehabilitation and correction, health, job and family 2823
services, developmental disabilities, mental healthmental health 2824
and addiction services, and youth services, or their designees;2825

       (b) The speaker of the house of representatives shall appoint 2826
to the board two members of the house of representatives, not more 2827
than one of whom shall be from the same political party and at 2828
least one of whom shall be from the legislative black caucus. The 2829
president of the senate shall appoint to the board two members of 2830
the senate, not more than one of whom shall be from the same 2831
political party.2832

       (c) The governor, the speaker of the house of 2833
representatives, and the president of the senate shall each 2834
appoint to the board three representatives of the nonprofit, 2835
faith-based and other nonprofit community.2836

       (2) Terms of the office shall be one year. Any vacancy that 2837
occurs on the board shall be filled in the same manner as the 2838
original appointment. 2839

       (3) Members of the board are not entitled to compensation, 2840
but the members appointed by the governor, the speaker of the 2841
house of representatives, and the president of the senate who are 2842
representatives of the nonprofit, faith-based and other nonprofit 2843
community shall be reimbursed for their actual and necessary 2844
expenses that are incurred in relation to board meetings.2845

       (4) The board shall be presided over by a chairperson and a 2846
vice-chairperson, who shall be the members of the board who are 2847
also members of the house of representatives or the senate. 2848
Annually on the first day of January, the chairpersonship and 2849
vice-chairpersonship shall alternate between the members of the 2850
house of representatives and the senate.2851

       (E) The board shall have the following duties:2852

       (1) Provide direction, guidance, and oversight to the office;2853

       (2) Assist in the dissemination of information about, and in 2854
the stimulation of public awareness of, the service programs 2855
supported by the office;2856

       (3) Review the budget and finances of the office, proposed 2857
initiatives and policies, and the executive director's annual 2858
strategic plan at board meetings;2859

       (4) Provide feedback for and proposed modifications of the 2860
executive director's strategic plan. Within forty-five days after 2861
submitting a strategic plan, the executive director shall contact 2862
each advisory board member to obtain feedback. With the approval 2863
of the advisory board chairperson, the executive director shall 2864
lead a strategic plan discussion at the first board meeting 2865
following the distribution of the strategic plan.2866

       (5) Publish a report of its activities and accomplishments on 2867
or before the first day of August of each year, and deliver copies 2868
of the report to the governor, the speaker and minority leader of 2869
the house of representatives, and the president and minority 2870
leader of the senate.2871

       (F) No member of the board or organization that the member is 2872
affiliated or involved with is eligible to receive any grant that 2873
the office administers or assists in administering.2874

       Sec. 109.06.  Before entering upon the discharge of the 2875
duties of his office, the attorney general shall give a bond to 2876
the state in the sum of five thousand dollars, with two or more 2877
sureties approved by the governora surety authorized to do 2878
business in the state, conditioned for the faithful discharge of 2879
the duties of histhe office of attorney general. Such bond, with 2880
the approval of the governor and the oath of office indorsed 2881
thereon, shall be deposited with and kept by the secretary of 2882
state and kept in histhe secretary of state's office.2883

       The first assistant attorney general shall give a bond to the 2884
state in the sum of five thousand dollars, and such other 2885
employees as are designated by the attorney general shall give a 2886
bond to the state in such amounts as the attorney general 2887
determines. Such bonds shall be approved by the attorney general, 2888
conditioned for the faithful discharge of the duties of their 2889
offices, and shall be deposited with and kept by the secretary of 2890
state and kept in histhe secretary of state's office.2891

       Sec. 109.36.  As used in this section and sections 109.361 to 2892
109.366 of the Revised Code:2893

       (A)(1) "Officer or employee" means any of the following:2894

       (a) A person who, at the time a cause of action against the 2895
person arises, is serving in an elected or appointed office or 2896
position with the state or is employed by the state.2897

       (b) A person that, at the time a cause of action against the 2898
person, partnership, or corporation arises, is rendering medical, 2899
nursing, dental, podiatric, optometric, physical therapeutic, 2900
psychiatric, or psychological services pursuant to a personal 2901
services contract or purchased service contract with a department, 2902
agency, or institution of the state.2903

       (c) A person that, at the time a cause of action against the 2904
person, partnership, or corporation arises, is rendering peer 2905
review, utilization review, or drug utilization review services in 2906
relation to medical, nursing, dental, podiatric, optometric, 2907
physical therapeutic, psychiatric, or psychological services 2908
pursuant to a personal services contract or purchased service 2909
contract with a department, agency, or institution of the state.2910

       (d) A person who, at the time a cause of action against the 2911
person arises, is rendering medical, nursing, dental, podiatric, 2912
optometric, physical therapeutic, psychiatric, or psychological 2913
services to patients in a state institution operated by the 2914
department of mental healthmental health and addiction services2915
pursuant to an agreement with the department.2916

       (2) "Officer or employee" does not include any person 2917
elected, appointed, or employed by any political subdivision of 2918
the state.2919

       (B) "State" means the state of Ohio, including but not 2920
limited to, the general assembly, the supreme court, courts of 2921
appeals, the offices of all elected state officers, and all 2922
departments, boards, offices, commissions, agencies, institutions, 2923
and other instrumentalities of the state of Ohio. "State" does not 2924
include political subdivisions.2925

       (C) "Political subdivisions" of the state means municipal 2926
corporations, townships, counties, school districts, and all other 2927
bodies corporate and politic responsible for governmental 2928
activities only in geographical areas smaller than that of the 2929
state.2930

       (D) "Employer" means the general assembly, the supreme court, 2931
courts of appeals, any office of an elected state officer, or any 2932
department, board, office, commission, agency, institution, or 2933
other instrumentality of the state of Ohio that employs or 2934
contracts with an officer or employee or to which an officer or 2935
employee is elected or appointed.2936

       Sec. 109.57.  (A)(1) The superintendent of the bureau of 2937
criminal identification and investigation shall procure from 2938
wherever procurable and file for record photographs, pictures, 2939
descriptions, fingerprints, measurements, and other information 2940
that may be pertinent of all persons who have been convicted of 2941
committing within this state a felony, any crime constituting a 2942
misdemeanor on the first offense and a felony on subsequent 2943
offenses, or any misdemeanor described in division (A)(1)(a), 2944
(A)(5)(a), or (A)(7)(a) of section 109.572 of the Revised Code, of 2945
all children under eighteen years of age who have been adjudicated 2946
delinquent children for committing within this state an act that 2947
would be a felony or an offense of violence if committed by an 2948
adult or who have been convicted of or pleaded guilty to 2949
committing within this state a felony or an offense of violence, 2950
and of all well-known and habitual criminals. The person in charge 2951
of any county, multicounty, municipal, municipal-county, or 2952
multicounty-municipal jail or workhouse, community-based 2953
correctional facility, halfway house, alternative residential 2954
facility, or state correctional institution and the person in 2955
charge of any state institution having custody of a person 2956
suspected of having committed a felony, any crime constituting a 2957
misdemeanor on the first offense and a felony on subsequent 2958
offenses, or any misdemeanor described in division (A)(1)(a), 2959
(A)(5)(a), or (A)(7)(a) of section 109.572 of the Revised Code or 2960
having custody of a child under eighteen years of age with respect 2961
to whom there is probable cause to believe that the child may have 2962
committed an act that would be a felony or an offense of violence 2963
if committed by an adult shall furnish such material to the 2964
superintendent of the bureau. Fingerprints, photographs, or other 2965
descriptive information of a child who is under eighteen years of 2966
age, has not been arrested or otherwise taken into custody for 2967
committing an act that would be a felony or an offense of violence 2968
who is not in any other category of child specified in this 2969
division, if committed by an adult, has not been adjudicated a 2970
delinquent child for committing an act that would be a felony or 2971
an offense of violence if committed by an adult, has not been 2972
convicted of or pleaded guilty to committing a felony or an 2973
offense of violence, and is not a child with respect to whom there 2974
is probable cause to believe that the child may have committed an 2975
act that would be a felony or an offense of violence if committed 2976
by an adult shall not be procured by the superintendent or 2977
furnished by any person in charge of any county, multicounty, 2978
municipal, municipal-county, or multicounty-municipal jail or 2979
workhouse, community-based correctional facility, halfway house, 2980
alternative residential facility, or state correctional 2981
institution, except as authorized in section 2151.313 of the 2982
Revised Code. 2983

       (2) Every clerk of a court of record in this state, other 2984
than the supreme court or a court of appeals, shall send to the 2985
superintendent of the bureau a weekly report containing a summary 2986
of each case involving a felony, involving any crime constituting 2987
a misdemeanor on the first offense and a felony on subsequent 2988
offenses, involving a misdemeanor described in division (A)(1)(a), 2989
(A)(5)(a), or (A)(7)(a) of section 109.572 of the Revised Code, or 2990
involving an adjudication in a case in which a child under 2991
eighteen years of age was alleged to be a delinquent child for 2992
committing an act that would be a felony or an offense of violence 2993
if committed by an adult. The clerk of the court of common pleas 2994
shall include in the report and summary the clerk sends under this 2995
division all information described in divisions (A)(2)(a) to (f) 2996
of this section regarding a case before the court of appeals that 2997
is served by that clerk. The summary shall be written on the 2998
standard forms furnished by the superintendent pursuant to 2999
division (B) of this section and shall include the following 3000
information: 3001

       (a) The incident tracking number contained on the standard 3002
forms furnished by the superintendent pursuant to division (B) of 3003
this section; 3004

       (b) The style and number of the case; 3005

       (c) The date of arrest, offense, summons, or arraignment; 3006

       (d) The date that the person was convicted of or pleaded 3007
guilty to the offense, adjudicated a delinquent child for 3008
committing the act that would be a felony or an offense of 3009
violence if committed by an adult, found not guilty of the 3010
offense, or found not to be a delinquent child for committing an 3011
act that would be a felony or an offense of violence if committed 3012
by an adult, the date of an entry dismissing the charge, an entry 3013
declaring a mistrial of the offense in which the person is 3014
discharged, an entry finding that the person or child is not 3015
competent to stand trial, or an entry of a nolle prosequi, or the 3016
date of any other determination that constitutes final resolution 3017
of the case; 3018

       (e) A statement of the original charge with the section of 3019
the Revised Code that was alleged to be violated; 3020

       (f) If the person or child was convicted, pleaded guilty, or 3021
was adjudicated a delinquent child, the sentence or terms of 3022
probation imposed or any other disposition of the offender or the 3023
delinquent child. 3024

       If the offense involved the disarming of a law enforcement 3025
officer or an attempt to disarm a law enforcement officer, the 3026
clerk shall clearly state that fact in the summary, and the 3027
superintendent shall ensure that a clear statement of that fact is 3028
placed in the bureau's records. 3029

       (3) The superintendent shall cooperate with and assist 3030
sheriffs, chiefs of police, and other law enforcement officers in 3031
the establishment of a complete system of criminal identification 3032
and in obtaining fingerprints and other means of identification of 3033
all persons arrested on a charge of a felony, any crime 3034
constituting a misdemeanor on the first offense and a felony on 3035
subsequent offenses, or a misdemeanor described in division 3036
(A)(1)(a), (A)(5)(a), or (A)(7)(a) of section 109.572 of the 3037
Revised Code and of all children under eighteen years of age 3038
arrested or otherwise taken into custody for committing an act 3039
that would be a felony or an offense of violence if committed by 3040
an adult. The superintendent also shall file for record the 3041
fingerprint impressions of all persons confined in a county, 3042
multicounty, municipal, municipal-county, or multicounty-municipal 3043
jail or workhouse, community-based correctional facility, halfway 3044
house, alternative residential facility, or state correctional 3045
institution for the violation of state laws and of all children 3046
under eighteen years of age who are confined in a county, 3047
multicounty, municipal, municipal-county, or multicounty-municipal 3048
jail or workhouse, community-based correctional facility, halfway 3049
house, alternative residential facility, or state correctional 3050
institution or in any facility for delinquent children for 3051
committing an act that would be a felony or an offense of violence 3052
if committed by an adult, and any other information that the 3053
superintendent may receive from law enforcement officials of the 3054
state and its political subdivisions. 3055

       (4) The superintendent shall carry out Chapter 2950. of the 3056
Revised Code with respect to the registration of persons who are 3057
convicted of or plead guilty to a sexually oriented offense or a 3058
child-victim oriented offense and with respect to all other duties 3059
imposed on the bureau under that chapter. 3060

       (5) The bureau shall perform centralized recordkeeping 3061
functions for criminal history records and services in this state 3062
for purposes of the national crime prevention and privacy compact 3063
set forth in section 109.571 of the Revised Code and is the 3064
criminal history record repository as defined in that section for 3065
purposes of that compact. The superintendent or the 3066
superintendent's designee is the compact officer for purposes of 3067
that compact and shall carry out the responsibilities of the 3068
compact officer specified in that compact. 3069

       (B) The superintendent shall prepare and furnish to every 3070
county, multicounty, municipal, municipal-county, or 3071
multicounty-municipal jail or workhouse, community-based 3072
correctional facility, halfway house, alternative residential 3073
facility, or state correctional institution and to every clerk of 3074
a court in this state specified in division (A)(2) of this section 3075
standard forms for reporting the information required under 3076
division (A) of this section. The standard forms that the 3077
superintendent prepares pursuant to this division may be in a 3078
tangible format, in an electronic format, or in both tangible 3079
formats and electronic formats. 3080

       (C)(1) The superintendent may operate a center for 3081
electronic, automated, or other data processing for the storage 3082
and retrieval of information, data, and statistics pertaining to 3083
criminals and to children under eighteen years of age who are 3084
adjudicated delinquent children for committing an act that would 3085
be a felony or an offense of violence if committed by an adult, 3086
criminal activity, crime prevention, law enforcement, and criminal 3087
justice, and may establish and operate a statewide communications 3088
network to be known as the Ohio law enforcement gateway to gather 3089
and disseminate information, data, and statistics for the use of 3090
law enforcement agencies and for other uses specified in this 3091
division. The superintendent may gather, store, retrieve, and 3092
disseminate information, data, and statistics that pertain to 3093
children who are under eighteen years of age and that are gathered 3094
pursuant to sections 109.57 to 109.61 of the Revised Code together 3095
with information, data, and statistics that pertain to adults and 3096
that are gathered pursuant to those sections. 3097

       (2) The superintendent or the superintendent's designee shall 3098
gather information of the nature described in division (C)(1) of 3099
this section that pertains to the offense and delinquency history 3100
of a person who has been convicted of, pleaded guilty to, or been 3101
adjudicated a delinquent child for committing a sexually oriented 3102
offense or a child-victim oriented offense for inclusion in the 3103
state registry of sex offenders and child-victim offenders 3104
maintained pursuant to division (A)(1) of section 2950.13 of the 3105
Revised Code and in the internet database operated pursuant to 3106
division (A)(13) of that section and for possible inclusion in the 3107
internet database operated pursuant to division (A)(11) of that 3108
section. 3109

        (3) In addition to any other authorized use of information, 3110
data, and statistics of the nature described in division (C)(1) of 3111
this section, the superintendent or the superintendent's designee 3112
may provide and exchange the information, data, and statistics 3113
pursuant to the national crime prevention and privacy compact as 3114
described in division (A)(5) of this section. 3115

       (4) The attorney general may adopt rules under Chapter 119. 3116
of the Revised Code establishing guidelines for the operation of 3117
and participation in the Ohio law enforcement gateway. The rules 3118
may include criteria for granting and restricting access to 3119
information gathered and disseminated through the Ohio law 3120
enforcement gateway. The attorney general shall permit the state 3121
medical board and board of nursing to access and view, but not 3122
alter, information gathered and disseminated through the Ohio law 3123
enforcement gateway.3124

       The attorney general may appoint a steering committee to 3125
advise the attorney general in the operation of the Ohio law 3126
enforcement gateway that is comprised of persons who are 3127
representatives of the criminal justice agencies in this state 3128
that use the Ohio law enforcement gateway and is chaired by the 3129
superintendent or the superintendent's designee.3130

       (D)(1) The following are not public records under section 3131
149.43 of the Revised Code:3132

       (a) Information and materials furnished to the superintendent 3133
pursuant to division (A) of this section;3134

       (b) Information, data, and statistics gathered or 3135
disseminated through the Ohio law enforcement gateway pursuant to 3136
division (C)(1) of this section;3137

       (c) Information and materials furnished to any board or 3138
person under division (F) or (G) of this section.3139

       (2) The superintendent or the superintendent's designee shall 3140
gather and retain information so furnished under division (A) of 3141
this section that pertains to the offense and delinquency history 3142
of a person who has been convicted of, pleaded guilty to, or been 3143
adjudicated a delinquent child for committing a sexually oriented 3144
offense or a child-victim oriented offense for the purposes 3145
described in division (C)(2) of this section. 3146

       (E)(1) The attorney general shall adopt rules, in accordance 3147
with Chapter 119. of the Revised Code and subject to division 3148
(E)(2) of this section, setting forth the procedure by which a 3149
person may receive or release information gathered by the 3150
superintendent pursuant to division (A) of this section. A 3151
reasonable fee may be charged for this service. If a temporary 3152
employment service submits a request for a determination of 3153
whether a person the service plans to refer to an employment 3154
position has been convicted of or pleaded guilty to an offense 3155
listed or described in division (A)(1), (2), or (3) of section 3156
109.572 of the Revised Code, the request shall be treated as a 3157
single request and only one fee shall be charged. 3158

       (2) Except as otherwise provided in this division, a rule 3159
adopted under division (E)(1) of this section may provide only for 3160
the release of information gathered pursuant to division (A) of 3161
this section that relates to the conviction of a person, or a 3162
person's plea of guilty to, a criminal offense. The superintendent 3163
shall not release, and the attorney general shall not adopt any 3164
rule under division (E)(1) of this section that permits the 3165
release of, any information gathered pursuant to division (A) of 3166
this section that relates to an adjudication of a child as a 3167
delinquent child, or that relates to a criminal conviction of a 3168
person under eighteen years of age if the person's case was 3169
transferred back to a juvenile court under division (B)(2) or (3) 3170
of section 2152.121 of the Revised Code and the juvenile court 3171
imposed a disposition or serious youthful offender disposition 3172
upon the person under either division, unless either of the 3173
following applies with respect to the adjudication or conviction:3174

       (a) The adjudication or conviction was for a violation of 3175
section 2903.01 or 2903.02 of the Revised Code.3176

       (b) The adjudication or conviction was for a sexually 3177
oriented offense, the juvenile court was required to classify the 3178
child a juvenile offender registrant for that offense under 3179
section 2152.82, 2152.83, or 2152.86 of the Revised Code, and that 3180
classification has not been removed.3181

       (F)(1) As used in division (F)(2) of this section, "head 3182
start agency" means an entity in this state that has been approved 3183
to be an agency for purposes of subchapter II of the "Community 3184
Economic Development Act," 95 Stat. 489 (1981), 42 U.S.C.A. 9831, 3185
as amended. 3186

       (2)(a) In addition to or in conjunction with any request that 3187
is required to be made under section 109.572, 2151.86, 3301.32, 3188
3301.541, division (C) of section 3310.58, or section 3319.39, 3189
3319.391, 3327.10, 3701.881, 5104.012, 5104.013, 5123.081, or 3190
5153.111 of the Revised Code or that is made under section 3191
3314.41, 3319.392, 3326.25, or 3328.20 of the Revised Code, the 3192
board of education of any school district; the director of 3193
developmental disabilities; any county board of developmental 3194
disabilities; any provider or subcontractor as defined in section 3195
5123.081 of the Revised Code; the chief administrator of any 3196
chartered nonpublic school; the chief administrator of a 3197
registered private provider that is not also a chartered nonpublic 3198
school; the chief administrator of any home health agency; the 3199
chief administrator of or person operating any child day-care 3200
center, type A family day-care home, or type B family day-care 3201
home licensed or certified under Chapter 5104. of the Revised 3202
Code; the administrator of any type C family day-care home 3203
certified pursuant to Section 1 of Sub. H.B. 62 of the 121st 3204
general assembly or Section 5 of Am. Sub. S.B. 160 of the 121st 3205
general assembly; the chief administrator of any head start 3206
agency; the executive director of a public children services 3207
agency; a private company described in section 3314.41, 3319.392, 3208
3326.25, or 3328.20 of the Revised Code; or an employer described 3209
in division (J)(2) of section 3327.10 of the Revised Code may 3210
request that the superintendent of the bureau investigate and 3211
determine, with respect to any individual who has applied for 3212
employment in any position after October 2, 1989, or any 3213
individual wishing to apply for employment with a board of 3214
education may request, with regard to the individual, whether the 3215
bureau has any information gathered under division (A) of this 3216
section that pertains to that individual. On receipt of the 3217
request, subject to division (E)(2) of this section, the 3218
superintendent shall determine whether that information exists 3219
and, upon request of the person, board, or entity requesting 3220
information, also shall request from the federal bureau of 3221
investigation any criminal records it has pertaining to that 3222
individual. The superintendent or the superintendent's designee 3223
also may request criminal history records from other states or the 3224
federal government pursuant to the national crime prevention and 3225
privacy compact set forth in section 109.571 of the Revised Code. 3226
Within thirty days of the date that the superintendent receives a 3227
request, subject to division (E)(2) of this section, the 3228
superintendent shall send to the board, entity, or person a report 3229
of any information that the superintendent determines exists, 3230
including information contained in records that have been sealed 3231
under section 2953.32 of the Revised Code, and, within thirty days 3232
of its receipt, subject to division (E)(2) of this section, shall 3233
send the board, entity, or person a report of any information 3234
received from the federal bureau of investigation, other than 3235
information the dissemination of which is prohibited by federal 3236
law. 3237

       (b) When a board of education or a registered private 3238
provider is required to receive information under this section as 3239
a prerequisite to employment of an individual pursuant to division 3240
(C) of section 3310.58 or section 3319.39 of the Revised Code, it 3241
may accept a certified copy of records that were issued by the 3242
bureau of criminal identification and investigation and that are 3243
presented by an individual applying for employment with the 3244
district in lieu of requesting that information itself. In such a 3245
case, the board shall accept the certified copy issued by the 3246
bureau in order to make a photocopy of it for that individual's 3247
employment application documents and shall return the certified 3248
copy to the individual. In a case of that nature, a district or 3249
provider only shall accept a certified copy of records of that 3250
nature within one year after the date of their issuance by the 3251
bureau. 3252

       (c) Notwithstanding division (F)(2)(a) of this section, in 3253
the case of a request under section 3319.39, 3319.391, or 3327.10 3254
of the Revised Code only for criminal records maintained by the 3255
federal bureau of investigation, the superintendent shall not 3256
determine whether any information gathered under division (A) of 3257
this section exists on the person for whom the request is made.3258

       (3) The state board of education may request, with respect to 3259
any individual who has applied for employment after October 2, 3260
1989, in any position with the state board or the department of 3261
education, any information that a school district board of 3262
education is authorized to request under division (F)(2) of this 3263
section, and the superintendent of the bureau shall proceed as if 3264
the request has been received from a school district board of 3265
education under division (F)(2) of this section. 3266

       (4) When the superintendent of the bureau receives a request 3267
for information under section 3319.291 of the Revised Code, the 3268
superintendent shall proceed as if the request has been received 3269
from a school district board of education and shall comply with 3270
divisions (F)(2)(a) and (c) of this section. 3271

       (5) When a recipient of a classroom reading improvement grant 3272
paid under section 3301.86 of the Revised Code requests, with 3273
respect to any individual who applies to participate in providing 3274
any program or service funded in whole or in part by the grant, 3275
the information that a school district board of education is 3276
authorized to request under division (F)(2)(a) of this section, 3277
the superintendent of the bureau shall proceed as if the request 3278
has been received from a school district board of education under 3279
division (F)(2)(a) of this section. 3280

       (G) In addition to or in conjunction with any request that is 3281
required to be made under section 3701.881, 3712.09, or 3721.121 3282
of the Revised Code with respect to an individual who has applied 3283
for employment in a position that involves providing direct care 3284
to an older adult or adult resident, the chief administrator of a 3285
home health agency, hospice care program, home licensed under 3286
Chapter 3721. of the Revised Code, or adult day-care program 3287
operated pursuant to rules adopted under section 3721.04 of the 3288
Revised Code may request that the superintendent of the bureau 3289
investigate and determine, with respect to any individual who has 3290
applied after January 27, 1997, for employment in a position that 3291
does not involve providing direct care to an older adult or adult 3292
resident, whether the bureau has any information gathered under 3293
division (A) of this section that pertains to that individual. 3294

       In addition to or in conjunction with any request that is 3295
required to be made under section 173.27 of the Revised Code with 3296
respect to an individual who has applied for employment in a 3297
position that involves providing ombudspersonombudsman services 3298
to residents of long-term care facilities or recipients of 3299
community-based long-term care services, the state long-term care 3300
ombudspersonombudsman, ombudsperson's designee, orthe director 3301
of healthaging, a regional long-term care ombudsman, or the 3302
designee of the ombudsman, director, or program may request that 3303
the superintendent investigate and determine, with respect to any 3304
individual who has applied for employment in a position that does 3305
not involve providing such ombudspersonombudsman services, 3306
whether the bureau has any information gathered under division (A) 3307
of this section that pertains to that applicant. 3308

       In addition to or in conjunction with any request that is 3309
required to be made under section 173.394173.38 of the Revised 3310
Code with respect to an individual who has applied for employment 3311
in a direct-care position that involves providing direct care to 3312
an individual, the chief administrator of a community-based 3313
long-term care agencyprovider, as defined in section 173.39 of 3314
the Revised Code, may request that the superintendent investigate 3315
and determine, with respect to any individual who has applied for 3316
employment in a position that doesis not involve providing direct 3317
carea direct-care position, whether the bureau has any 3318
information gathered under division (A) of this section that 3319
pertains to that applicant. 3320

        In addition to or in conjunction with any request that is 3321
required to be made under section 3712.09 of the Revised Code with 3322
respect to an individual who has applied for employment in a 3323
position that involves providing direct care to a pediatric 3324
respite care patient, the chief administrator of a pediatric 3325
respite care program may request that the superintendent of the 3326
bureau investigate and determine, with respect to any individual 3327
who has applied for employment in a position that does not involve 3328
providing direct care to a pediatric respite care patient, whether 3329
the bureau has any information gathered under division (A) of this 3330
section that pertains to that individual.3331

       On receipt of a request under this division, the 3332
superintendent shall determine whether that information exists 3333
and, on request of the individual requesting information, shall 3334
also request from the federal bureau of investigation any criminal 3335
records it has pertaining to the applicant. The superintendent or 3336
the superintendent's designee also may request criminal history 3337
records from other states or the federal government pursuant to 3338
the national crime prevention and privacy compact set forth in 3339
section 109.571 of the Revised Code. Within thirty days of the 3340
date a request is received, subject to division (E)(2) of this 3341
section, the superintendent shall send to the requester a report 3342
of any information determined to exist, including information 3343
contained in records that have been sealed under section 2953.32 3344
of the Revised Code, and, within thirty days of its receipt, shall 3345
send the requester a report of any information received from the 3346
federal bureau of investigation, other than information the 3347
dissemination of which is prohibited by federal law. 3348

       (H) Information obtained by a government entity or person 3349
under this section is confidential and shall not be released or 3350
disseminated. 3351

       (I) The superintendent may charge a reasonable fee for 3352
providing information or criminal records under division (F)(2) or 3353
(G) of this section. 3354

       (J) As used in this section:3355

       (1) "Pediatric respite care program" and "pediatric respite 3356
care patient" have the same meanings as in section 3712.01 of the 3357
Revised Code.3358

       (2) "Sexually oriented offense" and "child-victim oriented 3359
offense" have the same meanings as in section 2950.01 of the 3360
Revised Code.3361

       (3) "Registered private provider" means a nonpublic school or 3362
entity registered with the superintendent of public instruction 3363
under section 3310.41 of the Revised Code to participate in the 3364
autism scholarship program or section 3310.58 of the Revised Code 3365
to participate in the Jon Peterson special needs scholarship 3366
program.3367

       Sec. 109.572. (A)(1) Upon receipt of a request pursuant to 3368
section 121.08, 3301.32, 3301.541, or 3319.39 of the Revised Code, 3369
a completed form prescribed pursuant to division (C)(1) of this 3370
section, and a set of fingerprint impressions obtained in the 3371
manner described in division (C)(2) of this section, the 3372
superintendent of the bureau of criminal identification and 3373
investigation shall conduct a criminal records check in the manner 3374
described in division (B) of this section to determine whether any 3375
information exists that indicates that the person who is the 3376
subject of the request previously has been convicted of or pleaded 3377
guilty to any of the following:3378

       (a) A violation of section 2903.01, 2903.02, 2903.03, 3379
2903.04, 2903.11, 2903.12, 2903.13, 2903.16, 2903.21, 2903.34, 3380
2905.01, 2905.02, 2905.05, 2907.02, 2907.03, 2907.04, 2907.05, 3381
2907.06, 2907.07, 2907.08, 2907.09, 2907.21, 2907.22, 2907.23, 3382
2907.25, 2907.31, 2907.32, 2907.321, 2907.322, 2907.323, 2911.01, 3383
2911.02, 2911.11, 2911.12, 2919.12, 2919.22, 2919.24, 2919.25, 3384
2923.12, 2923.13, 2923.161, 2925.02, 2925.03, 2925.04, 2925.05, 3385
2925.06, or 3716.11 of the Revised Code, felonious sexual 3386
penetration in violation of former section 2907.12 of the Revised 3387
Code, a violation of section 2905.04 of the Revised Code as it 3388
existed prior to July 1, 1996, a violation of section 2919.23 of 3389
the Revised Code that would have been a violation of section 3390
2905.04 of the Revised Code as it existed prior to July 1, 1996, 3391
had the violation been committed prior to that date, or a 3392
violation of section 2925.11 of the Revised Code that is not a 3393
minor drug possession offense;3394

       (b) A violation of an existing or former law of this state, 3395
any other state, or the United States that is substantially 3396
equivalent to any of the offenses listed in division (A)(1)(a) of 3397
this section;3398

       (c) If the request is made pursuant to section 3319.39 of the 3399
Revised Code for an applicant who is a teacher, any offense 3400
specified in section 3319.31 of the Revised Code.3401

       (2) On receipt of a request pursuant to section 3712.09 or 3402
3721.121 of the Revised Code, a completed form prescribed pursuant 3403
to division (C)(1) of this section, and a set of fingerprint 3404
impressions obtained in the manner described in division (C)(2) of 3405
this section, the superintendent of the bureau of criminal 3406
identification and investigation shall conduct a criminal records 3407
check with respect to any person who has applied for employment in 3408
a position for which a criminal records check is required by those 3409
sections. The superintendent shall conduct the criminal records 3410
check in the manner described in division (B) of this section to 3411
determine whether any information exists that indicates that the 3412
person who is the subject of the request previously has been 3413
convicted of or pleaded guilty to any of the following:3414

       (a) A violation of section 2903.01, 2903.02, 2903.03, 3415
2903.04, 2903.11, 2903.12, 2903.13, 2903.16, 2903.21, 2903.34, 3416
2905.01, 2905.02, 2905.11, 2905.12, 2907.02, 2907.03, 2907.05, 3417
2907.06, 2907.07, 2907.08, 2907.09, 2907.12, 2907.25, 2907.31, 3418
2907.32, 2907.321, 2907.322, 2907.323, 2911.01, 2911.02, 2911.11, 3419
2911.12, 2911.13, 2913.02, 2913.03, 2913.04, 2913.11, 2913.21, 3420
2913.31, 2913.40, 2913.43, 2913.47, 2913.51, 2919.25, 2921.36, 3421
2923.12, 2923.13, 2923.161, 2925.02, 2925.03, 2925.11, 2925.13, 3422
2925.22, 2925.23, or 3716.11 of the Revised Code;3423

       (b) An existing or former law of this state, any other state, 3424
or the United States that is substantially equivalent to any of 3425
the offenses listed in division (A)(2)(a) of this section.3426

       (3) On receipt of a request pursuant to section 173.27, 3427
173.394173.38, 3701.881, 5111.0325164.34, 5111.0335164.341, 3428
5111.0345164.342, 5123.081, or 5123.169 of the Revised Code, a 3429
completed form prescribed pursuant to division (C)(1) of this 3430
section, and a set of fingerprint impressions obtained in the 3431
manner described in division (C)(2) of this section, the 3432
superintendent of the bureau of criminal identification and 3433
investigation shall conduct a criminal records check of the person 3434
for whom the request is made. The superintendent shall conduct the 3435
criminal records check in the manner described in division (B) of 3436
this section to determine whether any information exists that 3437
indicates that the person who is the subject of the request 3438
previously has been convicted of, has pleaded guilty to, or 3439
(except in the case of a request pursuant to section 5164.34, 3440
5164.341, or 5164.342 of the Revised Code) has been found eligible 3441
for intervention in lieu of conviction for any of the following, 3442
regardless of the date of the conviction, the date of entry of the 3443
guilty plea, or (except in the case of a request pursuant to 3444
section 5164.34, 5164.341, or 5164.342 of the Revised Code) the 3445
date the person was found eligible for intervention in lieu of 3446
conviction:3447

       (a) A violation of section 959.13, 959.131, 2903.01, 2903.02, 3448
2903.03, 2903.04, 2903.041, 2903.11, 2903.12, 2903.13, 2903.15, 3449
2903.16, 2903.21, 2903.211, 2903.22, 2903.34, 2903.341, 2905.01, 3450
2905.02, 2905.05, 2905.11, 2905.12, 2905.32, 2905.33, 2907.02, 3451
2907.03, 2907.04, 2907.05, 2907.06, 2907.07, 2907.08, 2907.09, 3452
2907.21, 2907.22, 2907.23, 2907.24, 2907.25, 2907.31, 2907.32, 3453
2907.321, 2907.322, 2907.323, 2907.33, 2909.02, 2909.03, 2909.04, 3454
2909.22, 2909.23, 2909.24, 2911.01, 2911.02, 2911.11, 2911.12, 3455
2911.13, 2913.02, 2913.03, 2913.04, 2913.05, 2913.11, 2913.21, 3456
2913.31, 2913.32, 2913.40, 2913.41, 2913.42, 2913.43, 2913.44, 3457
2913.441, 2913.45, 2913.46, 2913.47, 2913.48, 2913.49, 2913.51, 3458
2917.01, 2917.02, 2917.03, 2917.31, 2919.12, 2919.121, 2919.123, 3459
2919.22, 2919.23, 2919.24, 2919.25, 2921.03, 2921.11, 2921.12, 3460
2921.13, 2921.21, 2921.24, 2921.32, 2921.321, 2921.34, 2921.35, 3461
2921.36, 2921.51, 2923.12, 2923.122, 2923.123, 2923.13, 2923.161, 3462
2923.162, 2923.21, 2923.32, 2923.42, 2925.02, 2925.03, 2925.04, 3463
2925.041, 2925.05, 2925.06, 2925.09, 2925.11, 2925.13, 2925.14, 3464
2925.141, 2925.22, 2925.23, 2925.24, 2925.36, 2925.55, 2925.56, 3465
2927.12, or 3716.11 of the Revised Code;3466

       (b) Felonious sexual penetration in violation of former 3467
section 2907.12 of the Revised Code;3468

       (c) A violation of section 2905.04 of the Revised Code as it 3469
existed prior to July 1, 1996;3470

       (d) A violation of section 2923.01, 2923.02, or 2923.03 of 3471
the Revised Code when the underlying offense that is the object of 3472
the conspiracy, attempt, or complicity is one of the offenses 3473
listed in divisions (A)(3)(a) to (c) of this section;3474

       (e) A violation of an existing or former municipal ordinance 3475
or law of this state, any other state, or the United States that 3476
is substantially equivalent to any of the offenses listed in 3477
divisions (A)(3)(a) to (d) of this section.3478

       (4) On receipt of a request pursuant to section 2151.86 of 3479
the Revised Code, a completed form prescribed pursuant to division 3480
(C)(1) of this section, and a set of fingerprint impressions 3481
obtained in the manner described in division (C)(2) of this 3482
section, the superintendent of the bureau of criminal 3483
identification and investigation shall conduct a criminal records 3484
check in the manner described in division (B) of this section to 3485
determine whether any information exists that indicates that the 3486
person who is the subject of the request previously has been 3487
convicted of or pleaded guilty to any of the following:3488

       (a) A violation of section 959.13, 2903.01, 2903.02, 2903.03, 3489
2903.04, 2903.11, 2903.12, 2903.13, 2903.15, 2903.16, 2903.21, 3490
2903.211, 2903.22, 2903.34, 2905.01, 2905.02, 2905.05, 2907.02, 3491
2907.03, 2907.04, 2907.05, 2907.06, 2907.07, 2907.08, 2907.09, 3492
2907.21, 2907.22, 2907.23, 2907.25, 2907.31, 2907.32, 2907.321, 3493
2907.322, 2907.323, 2909.02, 2909.03, 2909.22, 2909.23, 2909.24, 3494
2911.01, 2911.02, 2911.11, 2911.12, 2913.49, 2917.01, 2917.02, 3495
2919.12, 2919.22, 2919.24, 2919.25, 2923.12, 2923.13, 2923.161, 3496
2925.02, 2925.03, 2925.04, 2925.05, 2925.06, 2927.12, or 3716.11 3497
of the Revised Code, a violation of section 2905.04 of the Revised 3498
Code as it existed prior to July 1, 1996, a violation of section 3499
2919.23 of the Revised Code that would have been a violation of 3500
section 2905.04 of the Revised Code as it existed prior to July 1, 3501
1996, had the violation been committed prior to that date, a 3502
violation of section 2925.11 of the Revised Code that is not a 3503
minor drug possession offense, two or more OVI or OVUAC violations 3504
committed within the three years immediately preceding the 3505
submission of the application or petition that is the basis of the 3506
request, or felonious sexual penetration in violation of former 3507
section 2907.12 of the Revised Code;3508

       (b) A violation of an existing or former law of this state, 3509
any other state, or the United States that is substantially 3510
equivalent to any of the offenses listed in division (A)(4)(a) of 3511
this section.3512

       (5) Upon receipt of a request pursuant to section 5104.012 or 3513
5104.013 of the Revised Code, a completed form prescribed pursuant 3514
to division (C)(1) of this section, and a set of fingerprint 3515
impressions obtained in the manner described in division (C)(2) of 3516
this section, the superintendent of the bureau of criminal 3517
identification and investigation shall conduct a criminal records 3518
check in the manner described in division (B) of this section to 3519
determine whether any information exists that indicates that the 3520
person who is the subject of the request has been convicted of or 3521
pleaded guilty to any of the following:3522

       (a) A violation of section 2903.01, 2903.02, 2903.03, 3523
2903.04, 2903.11, 2903.12, 2903.13, 2903.16, 2903.21, 2903.22, 3524
2903.34, 2905.01, 2905.02, 2905.05, 2907.02, 2907.03, 2907.04, 3525
2907.05, 2907.06, 2907.07, 2907.08, 2907.09, 2907.21, 2907.22, 3526
2907.23, 2907.25, 2907.31, 2907.32, 2907.321, 2907.322, 2907.323, 3527
2911.01, 2911.02, 2911.11, 2911.12, 2913.02, 2913.03, 2913.04, 3528
2913.041, 2913.05, 2913.06, 2913.11, 2913.21, 2913.31, 2913.32, 3529
2913.33, 2913.34, 2913.40, 2913.41, 2913.42, 2913.43, 2913.44, 3530
2913.441, 2913.45, 2913.46, 2913.47, 2913.48, 2913.49, 2919.12, 3531
2919.22, 2919.24, 2919.25, 2921.11, 2921.13, 2923.01, 2923.12, 3532
2923.13, 2923.161, 2925.02, 2925.03, 2925.04, 2925.05, 2925.06, or 3533
3716.11 of the Revised Code, felonious sexual penetration in 3534
violation of former section 2907.12 of the Revised Code, a 3535
violation of section 2905.04 of the Revised Code as it existed 3536
prior to July 1, 1996, a violation of section 2919.23 of the 3537
Revised Code that would have been a violation of section 2905.04 3538
of the Revised Code as it existed prior to July 1, 1996, had the 3539
violation been committed prior to that date, a violation of 3540
section 2925.11 of the Revised Code that is not a minor drug 3541
possession offense, a violation of section 2923.02 or 2923.03 of 3542
the Revised Code that relates to a crime specified in this 3543
division, or a second violation of section 4511.19 of the Revised 3544
Code within five years of the date of application for licensure or 3545
certification.3546

       (b) A violation of an existing or former law of this state, 3547
any other state, or the United States that is substantially 3548
equivalent to any of the offenses or violations described in 3549
division (A)(5)(a) of this section.3550

       (6) Upon receipt of a request pursuant to section 5153.111 of 3551
the Revised Code, a completed form prescribed pursuant to division 3552
(C)(1) of this section, and a set of fingerprint impressions 3553
obtained in the manner described in division (C)(2) of this 3554
section, the superintendent of the bureau of criminal 3555
identification and investigation shall conduct a criminal records 3556
check in the manner described in division (B) of this section to 3557
determine whether any information exists that indicates that the 3558
person who is the subject of the request previously has been 3559
convicted of or pleaded guilty to any of the following:3560

       (a) A violation of section 2903.01, 2903.02, 2903.03, 3561
2903.04, 2903.11, 2903.12, 2903.13, 2903.16, 2903.21, 2903.34, 3562
2905.01, 2905.02, 2905.05, 2907.02, 2907.03, 2907.04, 2907.05, 3563
2907.06, 2907.07, 2907.08, 2907.09, 2907.21, 2907.22, 2907.23, 3564
2907.25, 2907.31, 2907.32, 2907.321, 2907.322, 2907.323, 2909.02, 3565
2909.03, 2911.01, 2911.02, 2911.11, 2911.12, 2919.12, 2919.22, 3566
2919.24, 2919.25, 2923.12, 2923.13, 2923.161, 2925.02, 2925.03, 3567
2925.04, 2925.05, 2925.06, or 3716.11 of the Revised Code, 3568
felonious sexual penetration in violation of former section 3569
2907.12 of the Revised Code, a violation of section 2905.04 of the 3570
Revised Code as it existed prior to July 1, 1996, a violation of 3571
section 2919.23 of the Revised Code that would have been a 3572
violation of section 2905.04 of the Revised Code as it existed 3573
prior to July 1, 1996, had the violation been committed prior to 3574
that date, or a violation of section 2925.11 of the Revised Code 3575
that is not a minor drug possession offense;3576

       (b) A violation of an existing or former law of this state, 3577
any other state, or the United States that is substantially 3578
equivalent to any of the offenses listed in division (A)(6)(a) of 3579
this section.3580

       (7) On receipt of a request for a criminal records check from 3581
an individual pursuant to section 4749.03 or 4749.06 of the 3582
Revised Code, accompanied by a completed copy of the form 3583
prescribed in division (C)(1) of this section and a set of 3584
fingerprint impressions obtained in a manner described in division 3585
(C)(2) of this section, the superintendent of the bureau of 3586
criminal identification and investigation shall conduct a criminal 3587
records check in the manner described in division (B) of this 3588
section to determine whether any information exists indicating 3589
that the person who is the subject of the request has been 3590
convicted of or pleaded guilty to a felony in this state or in any 3591
other state. If the individual indicates that a firearm will be 3592
carried in the course of business, the superintendent shall 3593
require information from the federal bureau of investigation as 3594
described in division (B)(2) of this section. Subject to division 3595
(F) of this section, the superintendent shall report the findings 3596
of the criminal records check and any information the federal 3597
bureau of investigation provides to the director of public safety.3598

       (8) On receipt of a request pursuant to section 1321.37, 3599
1321.53, 1321.531, 1322.03, 1322.031, or 4763.05 of the Revised 3600
Code, a completed form prescribed pursuant to division (C)(1) of 3601
this section, and a set of fingerprint impressions obtained in the 3602
manner described in division (C)(2) of this section, the 3603
superintendent of the bureau of criminal identification and 3604
investigation shall conduct a criminal records check with respect 3605
to any person who has applied for a license, permit, or 3606
certification from the department of commerce or a division in the 3607
department. The superintendent shall conduct the criminal records 3608
check in the manner described in division (B) of this section to 3609
determine whether any information exists that indicates that the 3610
person who is the subject of the request previously has been 3611
convicted of or pleaded guilty to any of the following: a 3612
violation of section 2913.02, 2913.11, 2913.31, 2913.51, or 3613
2925.03 of the Revised Code; any other criminal offense involving 3614
theft, receiving stolen property, embezzlement, forgery, fraud, 3615
passing bad checks, money laundering, or drug trafficking, or any 3616
criminal offense involving money or securities, as set forth in 3617
Chapters 2909., 2911., 2913., 2915., 2921., 2923., and 2925. of 3618
the Revised Code; or any existing or former law of this state, any 3619
other state, or the United States that is substantially equivalent 3620
to those offenses.3621

       (9) On receipt of a request for a criminal records check from 3622
the treasurer of state under section 113.041 of the Revised Code 3623
or from an individual under section 4701.08, 4715.101, 4717.061, 3624
4725.121, 4725.501, 4729.071, 4730.101, 4730.14, 4730.28, 3625
4731.081, 4731.15, 4731.171, 4731.222, 4731.281, 4731.296, 3626
4731.531, 4732.091, 4734.202, 4740.061, 4741.10, 4755.70, 3627
4757.101, 4759.061, 4760.032, 4760.06, 4761.051, 4762.031, 3628
4762.06, 4776.021, or 4779.091, or 4783.04 of the Revised Code, 3629
accompanied by a completed form prescribed under division (C)(1) 3630
of this section and a set of fingerprint impressions obtained in 3631
the manner described in division (C)(2) of this section, the 3632
superintendent of the bureau of criminal identification and 3633
investigation shall conduct a criminal records check in the manner 3634
described in division (B) of this section to determine whether any 3635
information exists that indicates that the person who is the 3636
subject of the request has been convicted of or pleaded guilty to 3637
any criminal offense in this state or any other state. Subject to 3638
division (F) of this section, the superintendent shall send the 3639
results of a check requested under section 113.041 of the Revised 3640
Code to the treasurer of state and shall send the results of a 3641
check requested under any of the other listed sections to the 3642
licensing board specified by the individual in the request.3643

       (10) On receipt of a request pursuant to section 1121.23, 3644
1155.03, 1163.05, 1315.141, 1733.47, or 1761.26 of the Revised 3645
Code, a completed form prescribed pursuant to division (C)(1) of 3646
this section, and a set of fingerprint impressions obtained in the 3647
manner described in division (C)(2) of this section, the 3648
superintendent of the bureau of criminal identification and 3649
investigation shall conduct a criminal records check in the manner 3650
described in division (B) of this section to determine whether any 3651
information exists that indicates that the person who is the 3652
subject of the request previously has been convicted of or pleaded 3653
guilty to any criminal offense under any existing or former law of 3654
this state, any other state, or the United States.3655

       (11) On receipt of a request for a criminal records check 3656
from an appointing or licensing authority under section 3772.07 of 3657
the Revised Code, a completed form prescribed under division 3658
(C)(1) of this section, and a set of fingerprint impressions 3659
obtained in the manner prescribed in division (C)(2) of this 3660
section, the superintendent of the bureau of criminal 3661
identification and investigation shall conduct a criminal records 3662
check in the manner described in division (B) of this section to 3663
determine whether any information exists that indicates that the 3664
person who is the subject of the request previously has been 3665
convicted of or pleaded guilty or no contest to any offense under 3666
any existing or former law of this state, any other state, or the 3667
United States that is a disqualifying offense as defined in 3668
section 3772.07 of the Revised Code or substantially equivalent to 3669
such an offense.3670

       (12) On receipt of a request pursuant to section 2151.33 or 3671
2151.412 of the Revised Code, a completed form prescribed pursuant 3672
to division (C)(1) of this section, and a set of fingerprint 3673
impressions obtained in the manner described in division (C)(2) of 3674
this section, the superintendent of the bureau of criminal 3675
identification and investigation shall conduct a criminal records 3676
check with respect to any person for whom a criminal records check 3677
is required by that section. The superintendent shall conduct the 3678
criminal records check in the manner described in division (B) of 3679
this section to determine whether any information exists that 3680
indicates that the person who is the subject of the request 3681
previously has been convicted of or pleaded guilty to any of the 3682
following:3683

       (a) A violation of section 2903.01, 2903.02, 2903.03, 3684
2903.04, 2903.11, 2903.12, 2903.13, 2903.16, 2903.21, 2903.34, 3685
2905.01, 2905.02, 2905.11, 2905.12, 2907.02, 2907.03, 2907.05, 3686
2907.06, 2907.07, 2907.08, 2907.09, 2907.12, 2907.25, 2907.31, 3687
2907.32, 2907.321, 2907.322, 2907.323, 2911.01, 2911.02, 2911.11, 3688
2911.12, 2911.13, 2913.02, 2913.03, 2913.04, 2913.11, 2913.21, 3689
2913.31, 2913.40, 2913.43, 2913.47, 2913.51, 2919.25, 2921.36, 3690
2923.12, 2923.13, 2923.161, 2925.02, 2925.03, 2925.11, 2925.13, 3691
2925.22, 2925.23, or 3716.11 of the Revised Code;3692

       (b) An existing or former law of this state, any other state, 3693
or the United States that is substantially equivalent to any of 3694
the offenses listed in division (A)(12)(a) of this section.3695

       (B) Subject to division (F) of this section, the 3696
superintendent shall conduct any criminal records check to be 3697
conducted under this section as follows:3698

       (1) The superintendent shall review or cause to be reviewed 3699
any relevant information gathered and compiled by the bureau under 3700
division (A) of section 109.57 of the Revised Code that relates to 3701
the person who is the subject of the criminal records check, 3702
including, if the criminal records check was requested under 3703
section 113.041, 121.08, 173.27, 173.394173.38, 1121.23, 1155.03, 3704
1163.05, 1315.141, 1321.37, 1321.53, 1321.531, 1322.03, 1322.031, 3705
1733.47, 1761.26, 2151.86, 3301.32, 3301.541, 3319.39, 3701.881, 3706
3712.09, 3721.121, 3772.07, 4749.03, 4749.06, 4763.05, 5104.012, 3707
5104.013, 5111.0325164.34, 5111.0335164.341, 5111.0345164.342, 3708
5123.081, 5123.169, or 5153.111 of the Revised Code, any relevant 3709
information contained in records that have been sealed under 3710
section 2953.32 of the Revised Code;3711

       (2) If the request received by the superintendent asks for 3712
information from the federal bureau of investigation, the 3713
superintendent shall request from the federal bureau of 3714
investigation any information it has with respect to the person 3715
who is the subject of the criminal records check, including 3716
fingerprint-based checks of national crime information databases 3717
as described in 42 U.S.C. 671 if the request is made pursuant to 3718
section 2151.86, 5104.012, or 5104.013 of the Revised Code or if 3719
any other Revised Code section requires fingerprint-based checks 3720
of that nature, and shall review or cause to be reviewed any 3721
information the superintendent receives from that bureau. If a 3722
request under section 3319.39 of the Revised Code asks only for 3723
information from the federal bureau of investigation, the 3724
superintendent shall not conduct the review prescribed by division 3725
(B)(1) of this section.3726

        (3) The superintendent or the superintendent's designee may 3727
request criminal history records from other states or the federal 3728
government pursuant to the national crime prevention and privacy 3729
compact set forth in section 109.571 of the Revised Code.3730

       (4) The superintendent shall include in the results of the 3731
criminal records check a list or description of the offenses 3732
listed or described in division (A)(1), (2), (3), (4), (5), (6), 3733
(7), (8), (9), (10), (11), or (12) of this section, whichever 3734
division requires the superintendent to conduct the criminal 3735
records check. The superintendent shall exclude from the results 3736
any information the dissemination of which is prohibited by 3737
federal law.3738

       (5) The superintendent shall send the results of the criminal 3739
records check to the person to whom it is to be sent not later 3740
than the following number of days after the date the 3741
superintendent receives the request for the criminal records 3742
check, the completed form prescribed under division (C)(1) of this 3743
section, and the set of fingerprint impressions obtained in the 3744
manner described in division (C)(2) of this section:3745

       (a) If the superintendent is required by division (A) of this 3746
section (other than division (A)(3) of this section) to conduct 3747
the criminal records check, thirty;3748

       (b) If the superintendent is required by division (A)(3) of 3749
this section to conduct the criminal records check, sixty.3750

       (C)(1) The superintendent shall prescribe a form to obtain 3751
the information necessary to conduct a criminal records check from 3752
any person for whom a criminal records check is to be conducted 3753
under this section. The form that the superintendent prescribes 3754
pursuant to this division may be in a tangible format, in an 3755
electronic format, or in both tangible and electronic formats.3756

       (2) The superintendent shall prescribe standard impression 3757
sheets to obtain the fingerprint impressions of any person for 3758
whom a criminal records check is to be conducted under this 3759
section. Any person for whom a records check is to be conducted 3760
under this section shall obtain the fingerprint impressions at a 3761
county sheriff's office, municipal police department, or any other 3762
entity with the ability to make fingerprint impressions on the 3763
standard impression sheets prescribed by the superintendent. The 3764
office, department, or entity may charge the person a reasonable 3765
fee for making the impressions. The standard impression sheets the 3766
superintendent prescribes pursuant to this division may be in a 3767
tangible format, in an electronic format, or in both tangible and 3768
electronic formats.3769

       (3) Subject to division (D) of this section, the 3770
superintendent shall prescribe and charge a reasonable fee for 3771
providing a criminal records check under this section. The person 3772
requesting the criminal records check shall pay the fee prescribed 3773
pursuant to this division. In the case of a request under section 3774
1121.23, 1155.03, 1163.05, 1315.141, 1733.47, 1761.26, 2151.33, 3775
2151.412, or 5111.0325164.34 of the Revised Code, the fee shall 3776
be paid in the manner specified in that section.3777

       (4) The superintendent of the bureau of criminal 3778
identification and investigation may prescribe methods of 3779
forwarding fingerprint impressions and information necessary to 3780
conduct a criminal records check, which methods shall include, but 3781
not be limited to, an electronic method.3782

       (D) The results of a criminal records check conducted under 3783
this section, other than a criminal records check specified in 3784
division (A)(7) of this section, are valid for the person who is 3785
the subject of the criminal records check for a period of one year 3786
from the date upon which the superintendent completes the criminal 3787
records check. If during that period the superintendent receives 3788
another request for a criminal records check to be conducted under 3789
this section for that person, the superintendent shall provide the 3790
results from the previous criminal records check of the person at 3791
a lower fee than the fee prescribed for the initial criminal 3792
records check.3793

       (E) When the superintendent receives a request for 3794
information from a registered private provider, the superintendent 3795
shall proceed as if the request was received from a school 3796
district board of education under section 3319.39 of the Revised 3797
Code. The superintendent shall apply division (A)(1)(c) of this 3798
section to any such request for an applicant who is a teacher.3799

       (F)(1) All information regarding the results of a criminal 3800
records check conducted under this section that the superintendent 3801
reports or sends under division (A)(7) or (9) of this section to 3802
the director of public safety, the treasurer of state, or the 3803
person, board, or entity that made the request for the criminal 3804
records check shall relate to the conviction of the subject 3805
person, or the subject person's plea of guilty to, a criminal 3806
offense.3807

       (2) Division (F)(1) of this section does not limit, restrict, 3808
or preclude the superintendent's release of information that 3809
relates to an adjudication of a child as a delinquent child, or 3810
that relates to a criminal conviction of a person under eighteen 3811
years of age if the person's case was transferred back to a 3812
juvenile court under division (B)(2) or (3) of section 2152.121 of 3813
the Revised Code and the juvenile court imposed a disposition or 3814
serious youthful offender disposition upon the person under either 3815
division, if either of the following applies with respect to the 3816
adjudication or conviction:3817

       (a) The adjudication or conviction was for a violation of 3818
section 2903.01 or 2903.02 of the Revised Code.3819

       (b) The adjudication or conviction was for a sexually 3820
oriented offense, as defined in section 2950.01 of the Revised 3821
Code, the juvenile court was required to classify the child a 3822
juvenile offender registrant for that offense under section 3823
2152.82, 2152.83, or 2152.86 of the Revised Code, and that 3824
classification has not been removed.3825

       (G) As used in this section:3826

       (1) "Criminal records check" means any criminal records check 3827
conducted by the superintendent of the bureau of criminal 3828
identification and investigation in accordance with division (B) 3829
of this section.3830

       (2) "Minor drug possession offense" has the same meaning as 3831
in section 2925.01 of the Revised Code.3832

       (3) "OVI or OVUAC violation" means a violation of section 3833
4511.19 of the Revised Code or a violation of an existing or 3834
former law of this state, any other state, or the United States 3835
that is substantially equivalent to section 4511.19 of the Revised 3836
Code.3837

       (4) "Registered private provider" means a nonpublic school or 3838
entity registered with the superintendent of public instruction 3839
under section 3310.41 of the Revised Code to participate in the 3840
autism scholarship program or section 3310.58 of the Revised Code 3841
to participate in the Jon Peterson special needs scholarship 3842
program.3843

       Sec. 109.71.  There is hereby created in the office of the 3844
attorney general the Ohio peace officer training commission. The 3845
commission shall consist of nine members appointed by the governor 3846
with the advice and consent of the senate and selected as follows: 3847
one member representing the public; two members who are incumbent 3848
sheriffs; two members who are incumbent chiefs of police; one 3849
member from the bureau of criminal identification and 3850
investigation; one member from the state highway patrol; one 3851
member who is the special agent in charge of a field office of the 3852
federal bureau of investigation in this state; and one member from 3853
the department of education, trade and industrial education 3854
services, law enforcement training.3855

       This section does not confer any arrest authority or any 3856
ability or authority to detain a person, write or issue any 3857
citation, or provide any disposition alternative, as granted under 3858
Chapter 2935. of the Revised Code.3859

       As used in sections 109.71 to 109.801 of the Revised Code:3860

       (A) "Peace officer" means:3861

       (1) A deputy sheriff, marshal, deputy marshal, member of the 3862
organized police department of a township or municipal 3863
corporation, member of a township police district or joint police 3864
district police force, member of a police force employed by a 3865
metropolitan housing authority under division (D) of section 3866
3735.31 of the Revised Code, or township constable, who is 3867
commissioned and employed as a peace officer by a political 3868
subdivision of this state or by a metropolitan housing authority, 3869
and whose primary duties are to preserve the peace, to protect 3870
life and property, and to enforce the laws of this state, 3871
ordinances of a municipal corporation, resolutions of a township, 3872
or regulations of a board of county commissioners or board of 3873
township trustees, or any of those laws, ordinances, resolutions, 3874
or regulations;3875

       (2) A police officer who is employed by a railroad company 3876
and appointed and commissioned by the secretary of state pursuant 3877
to sections 4973.17 to 4973.22 of the Revised Code;3878

       (3) Employees of the department of taxation engaged in the 3879
enforcement of Chapter 5743. of the Revised Code and designated by 3880
the tax commissioner for peace officer training for purposes of 3881
the delegation of investigation powers under section 5743.45 of 3882
the Revised Code;3883

       (4) An undercover drug agent;3884

       (5) Enforcement agents of the department of public safety 3885
whom the director of public safety designates under section 3886
5502.14 of the Revised Code;3887

       (6) An employee of the department of natural resources who is 3888
a natural resources law enforcement staff officer designated 3889
pursuant to section 1501.013, a park officer designated pursuant 3890
to section 1541.10, a forest officer designated pursuant to 3891
section 1503.29, a preserve officer designated pursuant to section 3892
1517.10, a wildlife officer designated pursuant to section 3893
1531.13, or a state watercraft officer designated pursuant to 3894
section 1547.521 of the Revised Code;3895

       (7) An employee of a park district who is designated pursuant 3896
to section 511.232 or 1545.13 of the Revised Code;3897

       (8) An employee of a conservancy district who is designated 3898
pursuant to section 6101.75 of the Revised Code;3899

       (9) A police officer who is employed by a hospital that 3900
employs and maintains its own proprietary police department or 3901
security department, and who is appointed and commissioned by the 3902
secretary of state pursuant to sections 4973.17 to 4973.22 of the 3903
Revised Code;3904

       (10) Veterans' homes police officers designated under section 3905
5907.02 of the Revised Code;3906

       (11) A police officer who is employed by a qualified 3907
nonprofit corporation police department pursuant to section 3908
1702.80 of the Revised Code;3909

       (12) A state university law enforcement officer appointed 3910
under section 3345.04 of the Revised Code or a person serving as a 3911
state university law enforcement officer on a permanent basis on 3912
June 19, 1978, who has been awarded a certificate by the executive 3913
director of the Ohio peace officer training commission attesting 3914
to the person's satisfactory completion of an approved state, 3915
county, municipal, or department of natural resources peace 3916
officer basic training program;3917

       (13) A special police officer employed by the department of 3918
mental healthmental health and addiction services pursuant to 3919
section 5119.145119.08 of the Revised Code or the department of 3920
developmental disabilities pursuant to section 5123.13 of the 3921
Revised Code;3922

       (14) A member of a campus police department appointed under 3923
section 1713.50 of the Revised Code;3924

       (15) A member of a police force employed by a regional 3925
transit authority under division (Y) of section 306.35 of the 3926
Revised Code;3927

       (16) Investigators appointed by the auditor of state pursuant 3928
to section 117.091 of the Revised Code and engaged in the 3929
enforcement of Chapter 117. of the Revised Code;3930

       (17) A special police officer designated by the 3931
superintendent of the state highway patrol pursuant to section 3932
5503.09 of the Revised Code or a person who was serving as a 3933
special police officer pursuant to that section on a permanent 3934
basis on October 21, 1997, and who has been awarded a certificate 3935
by the executive director of the Ohio peace officer training 3936
commission attesting to the person's satisfactory completion of an 3937
approved state, county, municipal, or department of natural 3938
resources peace officer basic training program;3939

       (18) A special police officer employed by a port authority 3940
under section 4582.04 or 4582.28 of the Revised Code or a person 3941
serving as a special police officer employed by a port authority 3942
on a permanent basis on May 17, 2000, who has been awarded a 3943
certificate by the executive director of the Ohio peace officer 3944
training commission attesting to the person's satisfactory 3945
completion of an approved state, county, municipal, or department 3946
of natural resources peace officer basic training program;3947

       (19) A special police officer employed by a municipal 3948
corporation who has been awarded a certificate by the executive 3949
director of the Ohio peace officer training commission for 3950
satisfactory completion of an approved peace officer basic 3951
training program and who is employed on a permanent basis on or 3952
after March 19, 2003, at a municipal airport, or other municipal 3953
air navigation facility, that has scheduled operations, as defined 3954
in section 119.3 of Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations, 3955
14 C.F.R. 119.3, as amended, and that is required to be under a 3956
security program and is governed by aviation security rules of the 3957
transportation security administration of the United States 3958
department of transportation as provided in Parts 1542. and 1544. 3959
of Title 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations, as amended;3960

       (20) A police officer who is employed by an owner or operator 3961
of an amusement park that has an average yearly attendance in 3962
excess of six hundred thousand guests and that employs and 3963
maintains its own proprietary police department or security 3964
department, and who is appointed and commissioned by a judge of 3965
the appropriate municipal court or county court pursuant to 3966
section 4973.17 of the Revised Code;3967

        (21) A police officer who is employed by a bank, savings and 3968
loan association, savings bank, credit union, or association of 3969
banks, savings and loan associations, savings banks, or credit 3970
unions, who has been appointed and commissioned by the secretary 3971
of state pursuant to sections 4973.17 to 4973.22 of the Revised 3972
Code, and who has been awarded a certificate by the executive 3973
director of the Ohio peace officer training commission attesting 3974
to the person's satisfactory completion of a state, county, 3975
municipal, or department of natural resources peace officer basic 3976
training program;3977

       (22) An investigator, as defined in section 109.541 of the 3978
Revised Code, of the bureau of criminal identification and 3979
investigation who is commissioned by the superintendent of the 3980
bureau as a special agent for the purpose of assisting law 3981
enforcement officers or providing emergency assistance to peace 3982
officers pursuant to authority granted under that section;3983

       (23) A state fire marshal law enforcement officer appointed 3984
under section 3737.22 of the Revised Code or a person serving as a 3985
state fire marshal law enforcement officer on a permanent basis on 3986
or after July 1, 1982, who has been awarded a certificate by the 3987
executive director of the Ohio peace officer training commission 3988
attesting to the person's satisfactory completion of an approved 3989
state, county, municipal, or department of natural resources peace 3990
officer basic training program;3991

       (24) A gaming agent employed under section 3772.03 of the 3992
Revised Code.3993

       (B) "Undercover drug agent" has the same meaning as in 3994
division (B)(2) of section 109.79 of the Revised Code.3995

       (C) "Crisis intervention training" means training in the use 3996
of interpersonal and communication skills to most effectively and 3997
sensitively interview victims of rape.3998

       (D) "Missing children" has the same meaning as in section 3999
2901.30 of the Revised Code.4000

       Sec. 109.746.  (A) The attorney general may prepare public 4001
awareness programs that are designed to educate potential victims 4002
of violations of section 2905.32 of the Revised Code and their 4003
families of the risks of becoming a victim of a violation of that 4004
section. The attorney general may prepare these programs with 4005
assistance from the department of health, the department of mental 4006
healthmental health and addiction services, the department of job 4007
and family services, the department of alcohol and drug addiction 4008
services, and the department of education.4009

       (B) Any organization, person, or other governmental agency 4010
with an interest and expertise in trafficking in persons may 4011
submit information or materials to the attorney general regarding 4012
the preparation of the programs and materials permitted under this 4013
section. The attorney general, in developing the programs and 4014
materials permitted by this section, shall consider any 4015
information submitted pursuant to this division.4016

       Sec. 109.77.  (A) As used in this section, "felony" has the 4017
same meaning as in section 109.511 of the Revised Code.4018

       (B)(1) Notwithstanding any general, special, or local law or 4019
charter to the contrary, and except as otherwise provided in this 4020
section, no person shall receive an original appointment on a 4021
permanent basis as any of the following unless the person 4022
previously has been awarded a certificate by the executive 4023
director of the Ohio peace officer training commission attesting 4024
to the person's satisfactory completion of an approved state, 4025
county, municipal, or department of natural resources peace 4026
officer basic training program:4027

       (a) A peace officer of any county, township, municipal 4028
corporation, regional transit authority, or metropolitan housing 4029
authority;4030

       (b) A natural resources law enforcement staff officer, park 4031
officer, forest officer, preserve officer, wildlife officer, or 4032
state watercraft officer of the department of natural resources;4033

       (c) An employee of a park district under section 511.232 or 4034
1545.13 of the Revised Code;4035

       (d) An employee of a conservancy district who is designated 4036
pursuant to section 6101.75 of the Revised Code;4037

       (e) A state university law enforcement officer;4038

       (f) A special police officer employed by the department of 4039
mental healthmental health and addiction services pursuant to 4040
section 5119.145119.08 of the Revised Code or the department of 4041
developmental disabilities pursuant to section 5123.13 of the 4042
Revised Code;4043

       (g) An enforcement agent of the department of public safety 4044
whom the director of public safety designates under section 4045
5502.14 of the Revised Code;4046

       (h) A special police officer employed by a port authority 4047
under section 4582.04 or 4582.28 of the Revised Code;4048

       (i) A special police officer employed by a municipal 4049
corporation at a municipal airport, or other municipal air 4050
navigation facility, that has scheduled operations, as defined in 4051
section 119.3 of Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations, 14 4052
C.F.R. 119.3, as amended, and that is required to be under a 4053
security program and is governed by aviation security rules of the 4054
transportation security administration of the United States 4055
department of transportation as provided in Parts 1542. and 1544. 4056
of Title 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations, as amended;4057

       (j) A gaming agent employed under section 3772.03 of the 4058
Revised Code.4059

       (2) Every person who is appointed on a temporary basis or for 4060
a probationary term or on other than a permanent basis as any of 4061
the following shall forfeit the appointed position unless the 4062
person previously has completed satisfactorily or, within the time 4063
prescribed by rules adopted by the attorney general pursuant to 4064
section 109.74 of the Revised Code, satisfactorily completes a 4065
state, county, municipal, or department of natural resources peace 4066
officer basic training program for temporary or probationary 4067
officers and is awarded a certificate by the director attesting to 4068
the satisfactory completion of the program:4069

       (a) A peace officer of any county, township, municipal 4070
corporation, regional transit authority, or metropolitan housing 4071
authority;4072

       (b) A natural resources law enforcement staff officer, park 4073
officer, forest officer, preserve officer, wildlife officer, or 4074
state watercraft officer of the department of natural resources;4075

       (c) An employee of a park district under section 511.232 or 4076
1545.13 of the Revised Code;4077

       (d) An employee of a conservancy district who is designated 4078
pursuant to section 6101.75 of the Revised Code;4079

       (e) A special police officer employed by the department of 4080
mental healthmental health and addiction services pursuant to 4081
section 5119.145119.08 of the Revised Code or the department of 4082
developmental disabilities pursuant to section 5123.13 of the 4083
Revised Code;4084

       (f) An enforcement agent of the department of public safety 4085
whom the director of public safety designates under section 4086
5502.14 of the Revised Code;4087

       (g) A special police officer employed by a port authority 4088
under section 4582.04 or 4582.28 of the Revised Code;4089

       (h) A special police officer employed by a municipal 4090
corporation at a municipal airport, or other municipal air 4091
navigation facility, that has scheduled operations, as defined in 4092
section 119.3 of Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations, 14 4093
C.F.R. 119.3, as amended, and that is required to be under a 4094
security program and is governed by aviation security rules of the 4095
transportation security administration of the United States 4096
department of transportation as provided in Parts 1542. and 1544. 4097
of Title 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations, as amended.4098

       (3) For purposes of division (B) of this section, a state, 4099
county, municipal, or department of natural resources peace 4100
officer basic training program, regardless of whether the program 4101
is to be completed by peace officers appointed on a permanent or 4102
temporary, probationary, or other nonpermanent basis, shall 4103
include training in the handling of the offense of domestic 4104
violence, other types of domestic violence-related offenses and 4105
incidents, and protection orders and consent agreements issued or 4106
approved under section 2919.26 or 3113.31 of the Revised Code and 4107
crisis intervention training. The requirement to complete training 4108
in the handling of the offense of domestic violence, other types 4109
of domestic violence-related offenses and incidents, and 4110
protection orders and consent agreements issued or approved under 4111
section 2919.26 or 3113.31 of the Revised Code does not apply to 4112
any person serving as a peace officer on March 27, 1979, and the 4113
requirement to complete training in crisis intervention does not 4114
apply to any person serving as a peace officer on April 4, 1985. 4115
Any person who is serving as a peace officer on April 4, 1985, who 4116
terminates that employment after that date, and who subsequently 4117
is hired as a peace officer by the same or another law enforcement 4118
agency shall complete training in crisis intervention as 4119
prescribed by rules adopted by the attorney general pursuant to 4120
section 109.742 of the Revised Code. No peace officer shall have 4121
employment as a peace officer terminated and then be reinstated 4122
with intent to circumvent this section.4123

       (4) Division (B) of this section does not apply to any person 4124
serving on a permanent basis on March 28, 1985, as a park officer, 4125
forest officer, preserve officer, wildlife officer, or state 4126
watercraft officer of the department of natural resources or as an 4127
employee of a park district under section 511.232 or 1545.13 of 4128
the Revised Code, to any person serving on a permanent basis on 4129
March 6, 1986, as an employee of a conservancy district designated 4130
pursuant to section 6101.75 of the Revised Code, to any person 4131
serving on a permanent basis on January 10, 1991, as a preserve 4132
officer of the department of natural resources, to any person 4133
employed on a permanent basis on July 2, 1992, as a special police 4134
officer by the department of mental healthmental health and 4135
addiction services pursuant to section 5119.145119.08 of the 4136
Revised Code or by the department of developmental disabilities 4137
pursuant to section 5123.13 of the Revised Code, to any person 4138
serving on a permanent basis on May 17, 2000, as a special police 4139
officer employed by a port authority under section 4582.04 or 4140
4582.28 of the Revised Code, to any person serving on a permanent 4141
basis on March 19, 2003, as a special police officer employed by a 4142
municipal corporation at a municipal airport or other municipal 4143
air navigation facility described in division (A)(19) of section 4144
109.71 of the Revised Code, to any person serving on a permanent 4145
basis on June 19, 1978, as a state university law enforcement 4146
officer pursuant to section 3345.04 of the Revised Code and who, 4147
immediately prior to June 19, 1978, was serving as a special 4148
police officer designated under authority of that section, or to 4149
any person serving on a permanent basis on September 20, 1984, as 4150
a liquor control investigator, known after June 30, 1999, as an 4151
enforcement agent of the department of public safety, engaged in 4152
the enforcement of Chapters 4301. and 4303. of the Revised Code.4153

       (5) Division (B) of this section does not apply to any person 4154
who is appointed as a regional transit authority police officer 4155
pursuant to division (Y) of section 306.35 of the Revised Code if, 4156
on or before July 1, 1996, the person has completed satisfactorily 4157
an approved state, county, municipal, or department of natural 4158
resources peace officer basic training program and has been 4159
awarded a certificate by the executive director of the Ohio peace 4160
officer training commission attesting to the person's satisfactory 4161
completion of such an approved program and if, on July 1, 1996, 4162
the person is performing peace officer functions for a regional 4163
transit authority.4164

       (C) No person, after September 20, 1984, shall receive an 4165
original appointment on a permanent basis as a veterans' home 4166
police officer designated under section 5907.02 of the Revised 4167
Code unless the person previously has been awarded a certificate 4168
by the executive director of the Ohio peace officer training 4169
commission attesting to the person's satisfactory completion of an 4170
approved police officer basic training program. Every person who 4171
is appointed on a temporary basis or for a probationary term or on 4172
other than a permanent basis as a veterans' home police officer 4173
designated under section 5907.02 of the Revised Code shall forfeit 4174
that position unless the person previously has completed 4175
satisfactorily or, within one year from the time of appointment, 4176
satisfactorily completes an approved police officer basic training 4177
program.4178

       (D) No bailiff or deputy bailiff of a court of record of this 4179
state and no criminal investigator who is employed by the state 4180
public defender shall carry a firearm, as defined in section 4181
2923.11 of the Revised Code, while on duty unless the bailiff, 4182
deputy bailiff, or criminal investigator has done or received one 4183
of the following:4184

       (1) Has been awarded a certificate by the executive director 4185
of the Ohio peace officer training commission, which certificate 4186
attests to satisfactory completion of an approved state, county, 4187
or municipal basic training program for bailiffs and deputy 4188
bailiffs of courts of record and for criminal investigators 4189
employed by the state public defender that has been recommended by 4190
the Ohio peace officer training commission;4191

       (2) Has successfully completed a firearms training program 4192
approved by the Ohio peace officer training commission prior to 4193
employment as a bailiff, deputy bailiff, or criminal investigator;4194

       (3) Prior to June 6, 1986, was authorized to carry a firearm 4195
by the court that employed the bailiff or deputy bailiff or, in 4196
the case of a criminal investigator, by the state public defender 4197
and has received training in the use of firearms that the Ohio 4198
peace officer training commission determines is equivalent to the 4199
training that otherwise is required by division (D) of this 4200
section.4201

       (E)(1) Before a person seeking a certificate completes an 4202
approved peace officer basic training program, the executive 4203
director of the Ohio peace officer training commission shall 4204
request the person to disclose, and the person shall disclose, any 4205
previous criminal conviction of or plea of guilty of that person 4206
to a felony.4207

       (2) Before a person seeking a certificate completes an 4208
approved peace officer basic training program, the executive 4209
director shall request a criminal history records check on the 4210
person. The executive director shall submit the person's 4211
fingerprints to the bureau of criminal identification and 4212
investigation, which shall submit the fingerprints to the federal 4213
bureau of investigation for a national criminal history records 4214
check.4215

       Upon receipt of the executive director's request, the bureau 4216
of criminal identification and investigation and the federal 4217
bureau of investigation shall conduct a criminal history records 4218
check on the person and, upon completion of the check, shall 4219
provide a copy of the criminal history records check to the 4220
executive director. The executive director shall not award any 4221
certificate prescribed in this section unless the executive 4222
director has received a copy of the criminal history records check 4223
on the person to whom the certificate is to be awarded.4224

       (3) The executive director of the commission shall not award 4225
a certificate prescribed in this section to a person who has been 4226
convicted of or has pleaded guilty to a felony or who fails to 4227
disclose any previous criminal conviction of or plea of guilty to 4228
a felony as required under division (E)(1) of this section.4229

       (4) The executive director of the commission shall revoke the 4230
certificate awarded to a person as prescribed in this section, and 4231
that person shall forfeit all of the benefits derived from being 4232
certified as a peace officer under this section, if the person, 4233
before completion of an approved peace officer basic training 4234
program, failed to disclose any previous criminal conviction of or 4235
plea of guilty to a felony as required under division (E)(1) of 4236
this section.4237

       (F)(1) Regardless of whether the person has been awarded the 4238
certificate or has been classified as a peace officer prior to, 4239
on, or after October 16, 1996, the executive director of the Ohio 4240
peace officer training commission shall revoke any certificate 4241
that has been awarded to a person as prescribed in this section if 4242
the person does either of the following:4243

       (a) Pleads guilty to a felony committed on or after January 4244
1, 1997;4245

       (b) Pleads guilty to a misdemeanor committed on or after 4246
January 1, 1997, pursuant to a negotiated plea agreement as 4247
provided in division (D) of section 2929.43 of the Revised Code in 4248
which the person agrees to surrender the certificate awarded to 4249
the person under this section.4250

       (2) The executive director of the commission shall suspend 4251
any certificate that has been awarded to a person as prescribed in 4252
this section if the person is convicted, after trial, of a felony 4253
committed on or after January 1, 1997. The executive director 4254
shall suspend the certificate pursuant to division (F)(2) of this 4255
section pending the outcome of an appeal by the person from that 4256
conviction to the highest court to which the appeal is taken or 4257
until the expiration of the period in which an appeal is required 4258
to be filed. If the person files an appeal that results in that 4259
person's acquittal of the felony or conviction of a misdemeanor, 4260
or in the dismissal of the felony charge against that person, the 4261
executive director shall reinstate the certificate awarded to the 4262
person under this section. If the person files an appeal from that 4263
person's conviction of the felony and the conviction is upheld by 4264
the highest court to which the appeal is taken or if the person 4265
does not file a timely appeal, the executive director shall revoke 4266
the certificate awarded to the person under this section.4267

       (G)(1) If a person is awarded a certificate under this 4268
section and the certificate is revoked pursuant to division (E)(4) 4269
or (F) of this section, the person shall not be eligible to 4270
receive, at any time, a certificate attesting to the person's 4271
satisfactory completion of a peace officer basic training program.4272

       (2) The revocation or suspension of a certificate under 4273
division (E)(4) or (F) of this section shall be in accordance with 4274
Chapter 119. of the Revised Code.4275

       (H)(1) A person who was employed as a peace officer of a 4276
county, township, or municipal corporation of the state on January 4277
1, 1966, and who has completed at least sixteen years of full-time 4278
active service as such a peace officer, or equivalent service as 4279
determined by the executive director of the Ohio peace officer 4280
training commission, may receive an original appointment on a 4281
permanent basis and serve as a peace officer of a county, 4282
township, or municipal corporation, or as a state university law 4283
enforcement officer, without complying with the requirements of 4284
division (B) of this section.4285

       (2) Any person who held an appointment as a state highway 4286
trooper on January 1, 1966, may receive an original appointment on 4287
a permanent basis and serve as a peace officer of a county, 4288
township, or municipal corporation, or as a state university law 4289
enforcement officer, without complying with the requirements of 4290
division (B) of this section.4291

       (I) No person who is appointed as a peace officer of a 4292
county, township, or municipal corporation on or after April 9, 4293
1985, shall serve as a peace officer of that county, township, or 4294
municipal corporation unless the person has received training in 4295
the handling of missing children and child abuse and neglect cases 4296
from an approved state, county, township, or municipal police 4297
officer basic training program or receives the training within the 4298
time prescribed by rules adopted by the attorney general pursuant 4299
to section 109.741 of the Revised Code.4300

       (J) No part of any approved state, county, or municipal basic 4301
training program for bailiffs and deputy bailiffs of courts of 4302
record and no part of any approved state, county, or municipal 4303
basic training program for criminal investigators employed by the 4304
state public defender shall be used as credit toward the 4305
completion by a peace officer of any part of the approved state, 4306
county, or municipal peace officer basic training program that the 4307
peace officer is required by this section to complete 4308
satisfactorily.4309

       (K) This section does not apply to any member of the police 4310
department of a municipal corporation in an adjoining state 4311
serving in this state under a contract pursuant to section 737.04 4312
of the Revised Code.4313

       Sec. 109.85.  (A) Upon the written request of the governor, 4314
the general assembly, the auditor of state, the medicaid director 4315
of job and family services, the director of health, or the 4316
director of budget and management, or upon the attorney general's 4317
becoming aware of criminal or improper activity related to Chapter 4318
3721. and the medical assistancemedicaid program established 4319
under section 5111.01 of the Revised Code, the attorney general 4320
shall investigate any criminal or civil violation of law related 4321
to Chapter 3721. of the Revised Code or the medical assistance4322
medicaid program.4323

       (B) When it appears to the attorney general, as a result of 4324
an investigation under division (A) of this section, that there is 4325
cause to prosecute for the commission of a crime or to pursue a 4326
civil remedy, the attorney general may refer the evidence to the 4327
prosecuting attorney having jurisdiction of the matter, or to a 4328
regular grand jury drawn and impaneled pursuant to sections 4329
2939.01 to 2939.24 of the Revised Code, or to a special grand jury 4330
drawn and impaneled pursuant to section 2939.17 of the Revised 4331
Code, or the attorney general may initiate and prosecute any 4332
necessary criminal or civil actions in any court or tribunal of 4333
competent jurisdiction in this state. When proceeding under this 4334
section, the attorney general, and any assistant or special 4335
counsel designated by the attorney general for that purpose, have 4336
all rights, privileges, and powers of prosecuting attorneys. The 4337
attorney general shall have exclusive supervision and control of 4338
all investigations and prosecutions initiated by the attorney 4339
general under this section. The forfeiture provisions of Chapter 4340
2981. of the Revised Code apply in relation to any such criminal 4341
action initiated and prosecuted by the attorney general.4342

       (C) Nothing in this section shall prevent a county 4343
prosecuting attorney from investigating and prosecuting criminal 4344
activity related to Chapter 3721. of the Revised Code and the 4345
medical assistancemedicaid program established under section 4346
5111.01 of the Revised Code. The forfeiture provisions of Chapter 4347
2981. of the Revised Code apply in relation to any prosecution of 4348
criminal activity related to the medical assistancemedicaid4349
program undertaken by the prosecuting attorney.4350

       Sec. 109.86.  (A) The attorney general shall investigate any 4351
activity the attorney general has reasonable cause to believe is 4352
in violation of section 2903.34 of the Revised Code. Upon written 4353
request of the governor, the general assembly, the auditor of 4354
state, or the director of health, job and family services, aging,4355
mental healthmental health and addiction services, or 4356
developmental disabilities, the attorney general shall investigate 4357
any activity these persons believe is in violation of section 4358
2903.34 of the Revised Code. If after an investigation the 4359
attorney general has probable cause to prosecute for the 4360
commission of a crime, the attorney general shall refer the 4361
evidence to the prosecuting attorney, director of law, or other 4362
similar chief legal officer having jurisdiction over the matter. 4363
If the prosecuting attorney decides to present the evidence to a 4364
grand jury, the prosecuting attorney shall notify the attorney 4365
general in writing of the decision within thirty days after 4366
referral of the matter and shall present the evidence prior to the 4367
discharge of the next regular grand jury. If the director of law 4368
or other chief legal officer decides to prosecute the case, the 4369
director or officer shall notify the attorney general in writing 4370
of the decision within thirty days and shall initiate prosecution 4371
within sixty days after the matter was referred to the director or 4372
officer.4373

       (B) If the prosecuting attorney, director of law, or other 4374
chief legal officer fails to notify the attorney general or to 4375
present evidence or initiate prosecution in accordance with 4376
division (A) of this section, the attorney general may present the 4377
evidence to a regular grand jury drawn and impaneled pursuant to 4378
sections 2939.01 to 2939.24 of the Revised Code, or to a special 4379
grand jury drawn and impaneled pursuant to section 2939.17 of the 4380
Revised Code, or the attorney general may initiate and prosecute 4381
any action in any court or tribunal of competent jurisdiction in 4382
this state. The attorney general, and any assistant or special 4383
counsel designated by the attorney general, have all the powers of 4384
a prosecuting attorney, director of law, or other chief legal 4385
officer when proceeding under this section. Nothing in this 4386
section shall limit or prevent a prosecuting attorney, director of 4387
law, or other chief legal officer from investigating and 4388
prosecuting criminal activity committed against a resident or 4389
patient of a care facility.4390

       Sec. 109.90. (A) The attorney general shall collaborate with 4391
the state board of pharmacy and director of alcohol and drug 4392
addiction servicesmental health and addiction services in the 4393
establishment and administration of a drug take-back program, as 4394
provided under section 4729.69 of the Revised Code. The office of 4395
the attorney general is solely responsible for the costs incurred 4396
in the establishment and administration of the program.4397

        (B) The attorney general may accept grants, gifts, or 4398
donations for purposes of the program. Money received under this 4399
division or section 3793.225119.49 or 4729.69 of the Revised Code 4400
shall be deposited into the state treasury to the credit of the 4401
drug take-back program fund, which is hereby created. Money 4402
credited to the fund shall be used solely for purposes of the 4403
program.4404

       Sec. 109.91.  (A) There is hereby established within the 4405
office of the attorney general the crime victims assistance 4406
office.4407

       (B) There is hereby established the state victims assistance 4408
advisory council. The council shall consist of a chairperson, to 4409
be appointed by the attorney general, three ex officio members, 4410
and fifteenseventeen members to be appointed by the attorney 4411
general as follows: one member who represents the Ohio 4412
victim-witness association; three members who represent local 4413
victim assistance programs, including one from a municipally 4414
operated program and one from a county-operated program; one 4415
member who represents the interests of elderly victims; one member 4416
who represents the interests of individuals with mental illness;4417
one member who is a board member of any statewide or local 4418
organization that exists primarily to aid victims of domestic 4419
violence, or who is an employee of, or counselor for, such an 4420
organization; one member who is a board member of any statewide or 4421
local organization that exists primarily to aid victims of sexual 4422
violence or who is an employee of or a counselor for an 4423
organization that exists primarily to aid victims of sexual 4424
violence; one member who is an employee or officer of a county 4425
probation department or a probation department operated by the 4426
department of rehabilitation and correction; one member who is a 4427
county prosecuting attorney; one member who is a city law 4428
director; one member who is a county sheriff; one member who is a 4429
member or officer of a township or municipal police department; 4430
one member who is a court of common pleas judge; one member who is 4431
a municipal court judge or county court judge; and two members who 4432
are private citizens and are not government employees.4433

       The council shall include the following ex officio, nonvoting 4434
members: the attorney general, one member of the senate to be 4435
designated by the president of the senate, and one member of the 4436
house of representatives to be designated by the speaker of the 4437
house.4438

       Members of the council shall serve without compensation, but 4439
shall be reimbursed for travel and other necessary expenses that 4440
are incurred in the conduct of their official duties as members of 4441
the council. The chairperson and members of the council appointed 4442
by the attorney general shall serve at the pleasure of the 4443
attorney general. The attorney general shall serve on the council 4444
until the end of the term of office that qualified the attorney 4445
general for membership on the council. The member of the senate 4446
and the member of the house of representatives shall serve at the 4447
pleasure of the president of the senate and the speaker of the 4448
house of representatives, respectively.4449

       (C) The victims assistance advisory council shall perform 4450
both of the following duties:4451

       (1) Advise the crime victims assistance office in determining 4452
crime and delinquency victim service needs, determining crime and 4453
delinquency victim policies for the state, and improving and 4454
exercising leadership in the quality of crime and delinquency 4455
victim programs in the state;4456

       (2) Review and recommend to the crime victims assistance 4457
office the victim assistance programs that should be considered 4458
for the receipt of state financial assistance pursuant to section 4459
109.92 of the Revised Code. The financial assistance allocation 4460
recommendations of the council shall be based on the following 4461
priorities:4462

       (a) Programs in existence on July 1, 1985, shall be given 4463
first priority;4464

       (b) Programs offering or proposing to offer the broadest 4465
range of services and referrals to the community served, including 4466
medical, psychological, financial, educational, vocational, and 4467
legal services that were not in existence on July 1, 1985, shall 4468
be given second priority;4469

       (c) Other qualified programs shall be given last priority.4470

       (D) As used in this section and section 109.92 of the Revised 4471
Code, "victim assistance program" includes, but is not limited to 4472
a program that provides at least one of the following:4473

       (1) Services to victims of any offense of violence or 4474
delinquent act that would be an offense of violence if committed 4475
by an adult;4476

       (2) Financial assistance or property repair services to 4477
victims of crime or delinquent acts;4478

       (3) Assistance to victims of crime or delinquent acts in 4479
judicial proceedings;4480

       (4) Assistance to victims of crime or delinquent acts under 4481
the operation of any political subdivision of the state or a 4482
branch of the criminal justice system set forth in division 4483
(B)(1)(a), (b), or (c) of section 5502.61 of the Revised Code;4484

       (5) Technical assistance to persons or organizations that 4485
provide services to victims of crime or delinquent acts under the 4486
operation of a branch of the criminal justice system set forth in 4487
division (B)(1)(a), (b), or (c) of section 5502.61 of the Revised 4488
Code.4489

       A victim assistance program does not include the program for 4490
the reparation of crime victims established pursuant to Chapter 4491
2743. of the Revised Code.4492

       Sec. 109.921.  (A) As used in this section:4493

       (1) "Rape crisis program" means any of the following:4494

       (a) The nonprofit state sexual assault coalition designated 4495
by the center for injury prevention and control of the federal 4496
centers for disease control and prevention;4497

       (b) A victim witness assistance program operated by a 4498
prosecuting attorney;4499

       (c) A program operated by a government-based or nonprofit 4500
entity that provides a full continuum of services to victims of 4501
sexual assault, including hotlines, victim advocacy, and support 4502
services from the onset of the need for services through the 4503
completion of healing, that does not provide medical services, and 4504
that may refer victims to physicians for medical care but does not 4505
engage in or refer for services for which the use of genetic 4506
services funds is prohibited by section 3701.511 of the Revised 4507
Code.4508

       (2) "Sexual assault" means any of the following:4509

       (a) A violation of section 2907.02, 2907.03, 2907.04, 4510
2907.05, or former section 2907.12 of the Revised Code;4511

       (b) A violation of an existing or former municipal ordinance 4512
or law of this or any other state or the United States that is or 4513
was substantially equivalent to any section listed in division 4514
(A)(2)(a) of this section.4515

       (B) There is hereby created in the state treasury the rape 4516
crisis program trust fund, consisting of money paid into the fund 4517
pursuant to sections 307.515 and 311.172 of the Revised Code and 4518
any money appropriated to the fund by the general assembly or 4519
donated to the fund. The attorney general shall administer the 4520
fund. The attorney general may use not more than five per cent of 4521
the money deposited or appropriated into the fund to pay costs 4522
associated with administering this section and shall use at least 4523
ninety-five per cent of the money deposited or appropriated into 4524
the fund for the purpose of providing funding to rape crisis 4525
programs under this section.4526

       (C)(1) The attorney general shall adopt rules under Chapter 4527
119. of the Revised Code that establish procedures for rape crisis 4528
programs to apply to the attorney general for funding out of the 4529
rape crisis program trust fund and procedures for the attorney 4530
general to distribute money out of the fund to rape crisis 4531
programs.4532

       (2) The attorney general may decide upon an application for 4533
funding out of the rape crisis program trust fund without a 4534
hearing. A decision of the attorney general to grant or deny 4535
funding is final and not appealable under Chapter 119. or any 4536
other provision of the Revised Code.4537

       (D) A rape crisis program that receives funding out of the 4538
rape crisis program trust fund shall use the money received only 4539
for the following purposes:4540

        (1) If the program is the nonprofit state sexual assault 4541
coalition, to provide training and technical assistance to service 4542
providers;4543

        (2) If the program is a victim witness assistance program, to 4544
provide victims of sexual assault with hotlines, victim advocacy, 4545
or support services;4546

        (3) If the program is a government-based or nonprofit entity 4547
that provides a full continuum of services to victims of sexual 4548
assault, to provide those services and education to prevent sexual 4549
assault.4550

       Sec. 111.02.  Before entering upon the discharge of the 4551
duties of his office, the secretary of state shall give a bond to 4552
the state in the sum of one hundred thousand dollars, with two or 4553
more sureties approved by the governor, auditor of state, and 4554
attorney generala surety authorized to do business in the state, 4555
conditioned for the faithful discharge of the duties of histhe4556
office of secretary of state. The bond, with the approval of the 4557
proper officials and the oath of office indorsed thereon, shall be 4558
deposited with and kept by the director of administrative services 4559
and kept in histhe director's office.4560

       Sec. 111.15.  (A) As used in this section:4561

       (1) "Rule" includes any rule, regulation, bylaw, or standard 4562
having a general and uniform operation adopted by an agency under 4563
the authority of the laws governing the agency; any appendix to a 4564
rule; and any internal management rule. "Rule" does not include 4565
any guideline adopted pursuant to section 3301.0714 of the Revised 4566
Code, any order respecting the duties of employees, any finding, 4567
any determination of a question of law or fact in a matter 4568
presented to an agency, or any rule promulgated pursuant to 4569
Chapter 119., section 4141.14, division (C)(1) or (2) of section 4570
5117.02, or section 5703.14 of the Revised Code. "Rule" includes 4571
any amendment or rescission of a rule.4572

       (2) "Agency" means any governmental entity of the state and 4573
includes, but is not limited to, any board, department, division, 4574
commission, bureau, society, council, institution, state college 4575
or university, community college district, technical college 4576
district, or state community college. "Agency" does not include 4577
the general assembly, the controlling board, the adjutant 4578
general's department, or any court.4579

       (3) "Internal management rule" means any rule, regulation, 4580
bylaw, or standard governing the day-to-day staff procedures and 4581
operations within an agency.4582

       (4) "Substantive revision" has the same meaning as in 4583
division (J) of section 119.01 of the Revised Code.4584

       (B)(1) Any rule, other than a rule of an emergency nature, 4585
adopted by any agency pursuant to this section shall be effective 4586
on the tenth day after the day on which the rule in final form and 4587
in compliance with division (B)(3) of this section is filed as 4588
follows:4589

       (a) The rule shall be filed in electronic form with both the 4590
secretary of state and the director of the legislative service 4591
commission;4592

       (b) The rule shall be filed in electronic form with the joint 4593
committee on agency rule review. Division (B)(1)(b) of this 4594
section does not apply to any rule to which division (D) of this 4595
section does not apply.4596

       An agency that adopts or amends a rule that is subject to 4597
division (D) of this section shall assign a review date to the 4598
rule that is not later than five years after its effective date. 4599
If no review date is assigned to a rule, or if a review date 4600
assigned to a rule exceeds the five-year maximum, the review date 4601
for the rule is five years after its effective date. A rule with a 4602
review date is subject to review under section 119.032 of the 4603
Revised Code. This paragraph does not apply to a rule of a state 4604
college or university, community college district, technical 4605
college district, or state community college.4606

       If all filings are not completed on the same day, the rule 4607
shall be effective on the tenth day after the day on which the 4608
latest filing is completed. If an agency in adopting a rule 4609
designates an effective date that is later than the effective date 4610
provided for by division (B)(1) of this section, the rule if filed 4611
as required by such division shall become effective on the later 4612
date designated by the agency.4613

       Any rule that is required to be filed under division (B)(1) 4614
of this section is also subject to division (D) of this section if 4615
not exempted by division (D)(1), (2), (3), (4), (5), (6), (7), or 4616
(8) of this section.4617

       If a rule incorporates a text or other material by reference, 4618
the agency shall comply with sections 121.71 to 121.76 of the 4619
Revised Code.4620

       (2) A rule of an emergency nature necessary for the immediate 4621
preservation of the public peace, health, or safety shall state 4622
the reasons for the necessity. The emergency rule, in final form 4623
and in compliance with division (B)(3) of this section, shall be 4624
filed in electronic form with the secretary of state, the director 4625
of the legislative service commission, and the joint committee on 4626
agency rule review. The emergency rule is effective immediately 4627
upon completion of the latest filing, except that if the agency in 4628
adopting the emergency rule designates an effective date, or date 4629
and time of day, that is later than the effective date and time 4630
provided for by division (B)(2) of this section, the emergency 4631
rule if filed as required by such division shall become effective 4632
at the later date, or later date and time of day, designated by 4633
the agency.4634

       An emergency rule becomes invalid at the end of the ninetieth 4635
day it is in effect. Prior to that date, the agency may file the 4636
emergency rule as a nonemergency rule in compliance with division 4637
(B)(1) of this section. The agency may not refile the emergency 4638
rule in compliance with division (B)(2) of this section so that, 4639
upon the emergency rule becoming invalid under such division, the 4640
emergency rule will continue in effect without interruption for 4641
another ninety-day period.4642

       (3) An agency shall file a rule under division (B)(1) or (2) 4643
of this section in compliance with the following standards and 4644
procedures:4645

       (a) The rule shall be numbered in accordance with the 4646
numbering system devised by the director for the Ohio 4647
administrative code.4648

       (b) The rule shall be prepared and submitted in compliance 4649
with the rules of the legislative service commission.4650

       (c) The rule shall clearly state the date on which it is to 4651
be effective and the date on which it will expire, if known.4652

       (d) Each rule that amends or rescinds another rule shall 4653
clearly refer to the rule that is amended or rescinded. Each 4654
amendment shall fully restate the rule as amended.4655

       If the director of the legislative service commission or the 4656
director's designee gives an agency notice pursuant to section 4657
103.05 of the Revised Code that a rule filed by the agency is not 4658
in compliance with the rules of the legislative service 4659
commission, the agency shall within thirty days after receipt of 4660
the notice conform the rule to the rules of the commission as 4661
directed in the notice.4662

       (C) All rules filed pursuant to divisions (B)(1)(a) and (2) 4663
of this section shall be recorded by the secretary of state and 4664
the director under the title of the agency adopting the rule and 4665
shall be numbered according to the numbering system devised by the 4666
director. The secretary of state and the director shall preserve 4667
the rules in an accessible manner. Each such rule shall be a 4668
public record open to public inspection and may be transmitted to 4669
any law publishing company that wishes to reproduce it.4670

       (D) At least sixty-five days before a board, commission, 4671
department, division, or bureau of the government of the state 4672
files a rule under division (B)(1) of this section, it shall file 4673
the full text of the proposed rule in electronic form with the 4674
joint committee on agency rule review, and the proposed rule is 4675
subject to legislative review and invalidation under division (I) 4676
of section 119.03 of the Revised Code. If a state board, 4677
commission, department, division, or bureau makes a substantive 4678
revision in a proposed rule after it is filed with the joint 4679
committee, the state board, commission, department, division, or 4680
bureau shall promptly file the full text of the proposed rule in 4681
its revised form in electronic form with the joint committee. The 4682
latest version of a proposed rule as filed with the joint 4683
committee supersedes each earlier version of the text of the same 4684
proposed rule. Except as provided in division (F) of this section, 4685
aA state board, commission, department, division, or bureau shall 4686
also file the rule summary and fiscal analysis prepared under 4687
section 127.18 of the Revised Code in electronic form along with a 4688
proposed rule, and along with a proposed rule in revised form, 4689
that is filed under this division. If a proposed rule has an 4690
adverse impact on businesses, the state board, commission, 4691
department, division, or bureau also shall file the business 4692
impact analysis, any recommendations received from the common 4693
sense initiative office, and the associated memorandum of 4694
response, if any, in electronic form along with the proposed rule, 4695
or the proposed rule in revised form, that is filed under this 4696
division.4697

       As used in this division, "commission" includes the public 4698
utilities commission when adopting rules under a federal or state 4699
statute.4700

       This division does not apply to any of the following:4701

       (1) A proposed rule of an emergency nature;4702

       (2) A rule proposed under section 1121.05, 1121.06, 1155.18, 4703
1163.22, 1349.33, 1707.201, 1733.412, 4123.29, 4123.34, 4123.341, 4704
4123.342, 4123.40, 4123.411, 4123.44, or 4123.442 of the Revised 4705
Code;4706

       (3) A rule proposed by an agency other than a board, 4707
commission, department, division, or bureau of the government of 4708
the state;4709

       (4) A proposed internal management rule of a board, 4710
commission, department, division, or bureau of the government of 4711
the state;4712

       (5) Any proposed rule that must be adopted verbatim by an 4713
agency pursuant to federal law or rule, to become effective within 4714
sixty days of adoption, in order to continue the operation of a 4715
federally reimbursed program in this state, so long as the 4716
proposed rule contains both of the following:4717

       (a) A statement that it is proposed for the purpose of 4718
complying with a federal law or rule;4719

       (b) A citation to the federal law or rule that requires 4720
verbatim compliance.4721

       (6) An initial rule proposed by the director of health to 4722
impose safety standards and quality-of-care standards with respect 4723
to a health service specified in section 3702.11 of the Revised 4724
Code, or an initial rule proposed by the director to impose 4725
quality standards on a facility listed in division (A)(4) of 4726
section 3702.30 of the Revised Code, if section 3702.12 of the 4727
Revised Code requires that the rule be adopted under this section;4728

       (7) A rule of the state lottery commission pertaining to 4729
instant game rules.4730

       If a rule is exempt from legislative review under division 4731
(D)(5) of this section, and if the federal law or rule pursuant to 4732
which the rule was adopted expires, is repealed or rescinded, or 4733
otherwise terminates, the rule is thereafter subject to 4734
legislative review under division (D) of this section.4735

       (E) Whenever a state board, commission, department, division, 4736
or bureau files a proposed rule or a proposed rule in revised form 4737
under division (D) of this section, it shall also file the full 4738
text of the same proposed rule or proposed rule in revised form in 4739
electronic form with the secretary of state and the director of 4740
the legislative service commission. Except as provided in division 4741
(F) of this section, aA state board, commission, department, 4742
division, or bureau shall file the rule summary and fiscal 4743
analysis prepared under section 127.18 of the Revised Code in 4744
electronic form along with a proposed rule or proposed rule in 4745
revised form that is filed with the secretary of state or the 4746
director of the legislative service commission.4747

       (F) Except as otherwise provided in this division, the 4748
auditor of state or the auditor of state's designee is not 4749
required to file a rule summary and fiscal analysis along with a 4750
proposed rule, or proposed rule in revised form, that the auditor 4751
of state proposes under section 117.12, 117.19, 117.38, or 117.43 4752
of the Revised Code and files under division (D) or (E) of this 4753
section.4754

       Sec. 111.28.  (A) There is hereby created in the state 4755
treasury the help America vote act (HAVA) fund. All moneys 4756
received by the secretary of state from the United States election 4757
assistance commission shall be credited to the fund. The secretary 4758
of state shall use the moneys credited to the fund for activities 4759
conducted pursuant to the "Help America Vote Act of 2002," Pub. L. 4760
No. 107-252, 116 Stat. 1666. All investment earnings of the fund 4761
shall be credited to the fund.4762

       (B) There is hereby created in the state treasury the 4763
election reform/health and human services fund. All moneys 4764
received by the secretary of state from the United States 4765
department of health and human services shall be credited to the 4766
fund. The secretary of state shall use the moneys credited to the 4767
fund for activities conducted pursuant to grants awarded to the 4768
state under Title II, Subtitle D, Sections 261 to 265 of the Help 4769
America Vote Act of 2002 to assure access for individuals with 4770
disabilities. All investment earnings of the fund shall be 4771
credited to the fund.4772

       (C) There is hereby created in the state treasury the 4773
miscellaneous federal grants fund. All moneys the secretary of 4774
state receives as grants from federal sources that are not 4775
otherwise designated shall be credited to the fund. The secretary 4776
of state shall use the moneys credited to the fund for the 4777
purposes and activities required by the applicable federal grant 4778
agreements. All investment earnings of the fund shall be credited 4779
to the fund.4780

       Sec. 113.02.  Before entering upon the discharge of the 4781
duties of his office, the treasurer of state shall give a bond to 4782
the state in the sum of one million dollars, with sureties 4783
approved by the governora surety authorized to do business in the 4784
state, conditioned for the faithful discharge of the duties of his4785
the office of treasurer of state. The bond, with the approval of 4786
the governor and the oath of office endorsed thereon, shall be 4787
deposited with and kept by the secretary of state and kept in his4788
the secretary of state's office.4789

       Sec. 113.061.  The treasurer of state shall adopt rules in 4790
accordance with Chapter 119. of the Revised Code governing the 4791
remittance of taxes by electronic funds transfer as required under 4792
sections 3769.103, 5726.03, 5727.311, 5727.83, 5733.022, 5735.062, 4793
5736.04, 5739.032, 5745.04, and 5747.072, 5749.06, and 5751.07 of 4794
the Revised Code and any other section of the Revised Code under 4795
which a person is required to remit taxes by electronic funds 4796
transfer. The rules shall govern the modes of electronic funds 4797
transfer acceptable to the treasurer of state and under what 4798
circumstances each mode is acceptable, the content and format of 4799
electronic funds transfers, the coordination of payment by 4800
electronic funds transfer and filing of associated tax reports and 4801
returns, the remittance of taxes by means other than electronic 4802
funds transfer by persons otherwise required to do so but relieved 4803
of the requirement by the treasurer of state, and any other matter 4804
that in the opinion of the treasurer of state facilitates payment 4805
by electronic funds transfer in a manner consistent with those 4806
sections.4807

       Upon failure by a person, if so required, to remit taxes by 4808
electronic funds transfer in the manner prescribed under section4809
3769.103, 5726.03, 5727.83, 5733.022, 5735.062, 5736.04, 5739.032, 4810
5745.04, or 5747.072, 5749.06, or 5751.07 of the Revised Code and 4811
rules adopted under this section, the treasurer of state shall 4812
notify the tax commissioner of such failure if the treasurer of 4813
state determines that such failure was not due to reasonable cause 4814
or was due to willful neglect, and shall provide the tax 4815
commissioner with any information used in making that 4816
determination. The tax commissioner may assess an additional 4817
charge as specified in the respective section of the Revised Code 4818
governing the requirement to remit taxes by electronic funds 4819
transfer.4820

       The treasurer of state may implement means of acknowledging, 4821
upon the request of a taxpayer, receipt of tax remittances made by 4822
electronic funds transfer, and may adopt rules governing 4823
acknowledgments. The cost of acknowledging receipt of electronic 4824
remittances shall be paid by the person requesting acknowledgment.4825

       The treasurer of state, not the tax commissioner, is 4826
responsible for resolving any problems involving electronic funds 4827
transfer transmissions.4828

       Sec. 117.03.  Before entering upon the discharge of the 4829
duties of his office, the auditor of state shall give a bond to 4830
the state in the sum of twenty thousand dollars, with a surety 4831
approved by the governorauthorized to do business in the state, 4832
conditioned for the faithful discharge of the duties of histhe4833
office of auditor of state. The bond, with the approval of the 4834
governor and the oath of office endorsed thereon, shall be 4835
deposited with and kept by the secretary of state and kept in his4836
the secretary of state's office.4837

       Sec. 117.10.  The auditor of state shall audit all public 4838
offices as provided in this chapter. The auditor of state also may 4839
audit the accounts of private institutions, associations, boards, 4840
and corporations receiving public money for their use and may 4841
require of them annual reports in such form as the auditor of 4842
state prescribes.4843

       If the auditor of state performs or contracts for the 4844
performance of an audit, including a special audit, of the public 4845
employees retirement system, school employees retirement system, 4846
state teachers retirement system, state highway patrol retirement 4847
system, or Ohio police and fire pension fund, the auditor of state 4848
shall make a timely report of the results of the audit to the Ohio 4849
retirement study council.4850

       The auditor of state may audit the accounts of any medicaid4851
provider, as defined in section 5111.065164.01 of the Revised 4852
Code.4853

       If a public office has been audited by an agency of the 4854
United States government, the auditor of state may, if satisfied 4855
that the federal audit has been conducted according to principles 4856
and procedures not contrary to those of the auditor of state, use 4857
and adopt the federal audit and report in lieu of an audit by the 4858
auditor of state's own office.4859

       Within thirty days after the creation or dissolution or the 4860
winding up of the affairs of any public office, that public office 4861
shall notify the auditor of state in writing that this action has 4862
occurred.4863

       Sec. 117.20.  (A) In adopting rules pursuant to Chapter 117. 4864
of the Revised Code, the auditor of state or the auditor of 4865
state's designee shall do both of the following:4866

       (1) Before adopting any such rule, except a rule of an 4867
emergency nature, do each of the following:4868

       (a) At least thirty-five days before any public hearing on 4869
the proposed rule-making action, mail or send by electronic mail4870
notice of the hearing to each public office and to each statewide 4871
organization that the auditor of state or designee determines will 4872
be affected or represents persons who will be affected by the 4873
proposed rule-making action;4874

       (b) Mail or send by electronic mail a copy of the proposed 4875
rule to any person or organization that requests a copy within 4876
five days after receipt of the request;4877

       (c) Consult with appropriate state and local government 4878
agencies, or with persons representative of their interests, 4879
including statewide organizations of local government officials, 4880
and consult with accounting professionals and other interested 4881
persons;4882

       (d) Conduct, on the date and at the time and place designated 4883
in the notice, a public hearing at which any person affected by 4884
the proposed rule, including statewide organizations of local 4885
government officials, may appear and be heard in person, by 4886
attorney, or both, and may present the person's or organization's 4887
position or contentions orally or in writing.4888

       (2) Except as otherwise provided in division (A)(2) of this 4889
section, complyComply with divisions (B) to (E) of section 111.15 4890
of the Revised Code. The auditor of state is not required to file 4891
a rule summary and fiscal analysis along with any copy of a 4892
proposed rule, or proposed rule in revised form, that is filed 4893
with the joint committee on agency rule review, the secretary of 4894
state, or the director of the legislative service commission under 4895
division (D) or (E) of section 111.15 of the Revised Code.4896

       (B) The auditor of state shall diligently discharge the 4897
duties imposed by divisions (A)(1)(a), (b), and (c) of this 4898
section, but failure to mail or send by electronic mail any notice 4899
or copy of a proposed rule, or to consult with any person or 4900
organization, shall not invalidate any rule.4901

       (C) Notwithstanding any contrary provision of the Revised 4902
Code, the auditor of state may prepare and disseminate, to public 4903
offices and other interested persons and organizations, advisory 4904
bulletins, directives, and instructions relating to accounting and 4905
financial reporting systems, budgeting procedures, fiscal 4906
controls, and the constructions by the auditor of state of 4907
constitutional and statutory provisions, court decisions, and 4908
opinions of the attorney general. The bulletins, directives, and 4909
instructions shall be of an advisory nature only.4910

       (D) As used in this section, "rule" includes the adoption, 4911
amendment, or rescission of a rule.4912

       Sec. 119.01.  As used in sections 119.01 to 119.13 of the 4913
Revised Code:4914

       (A)(1) "Agency" means, except as limited by this division, 4915
any official, board, or commission having authority to promulgate 4916
rules or make adjudications in the civil service commission, the 4917
division of liquor control, the department of taxation, the 4918
industrial commission, the bureau of workers' compensation, the 4919
functions of any administrative or executive officer, department, 4920
division, bureau, board, or commission of the government of the 4921
state specifically made subject to sections 119.01 to 119.13 of 4922
the Revised Code, and the licensing functions of any 4923
administrative or executive officer, department, division, bureau, 4924
board, or commission of the government of the state having the 4925
authority or responsibility of issuing, suspending, revoking, or 4926
canceling licenses.4927

       Except as otherwise provided in division (I) of this section, 4928
sections 119.01 to 119.13 of the Revised Code do not apply to the 4929
public utilities commission. Sections 119.01 to 119.13 of the 4930
Revised Code do not apply to the utility radiological safety 4931
board; to the controlling board; to actions of the superintendent 4932
of financial institutions and the superintendent of insurance in 4933
the taking possession of, and rehabilitation or liquidation of, 4934
the business and property of banks, savings and loan associations, 4935
savings banks, credit unions, insurance companies, associations, 4936
reciprocal fraternal benefit societies, and bond investment 4937
companies; to any action taken by the division of securities under 4938
section 1707.201 of the Revised Code; or to any action that may be 4939
taken by the superintendent of financial institutions under 4940
section 1113.03, 1121.06, 1121.10, 1125.09, 1125.12, 1125.18, 4941
1157.09, 1157.12, 1157.18, 1165.09, 1165.12, 1165.18, 1349.33, 4942
1733.35, 1733.361, 1733.37, or 1761.03 of the Revised Code.4943

       Sections 119.01 to 119.13 of the Revised Code do not apply to 4944
actions of the industrial commission or the bureau of workers' 4945
compensation under sections 4123.01 to 4123.94 of the Revised Code 4946
with respect to all matters of adjudication, or to the actions of 4947
the industrial commission, bureau of workers' compensation board 4948
of directors, and bureau of workers' compensation under division 4949
(D) of section 4121.32, sections 4123.29, 4123.34, 4123.341, 4950
4123.342, 4123.40, 4123.411, 4123.44, 4123.442, 4127.07, divisions 4951
(B), (C), and (E) of section 4131.04, and divisions (B), (C), and 4952
(E) of section 4131.14 of the Revised Code with respect to all 4953
matters concerning the establishment of premium, contribution, and 4954
assessment rates.4955

       (2) "Agency" also means any official or work unit having 4956
authority to promulgate rules or make adjudications in the 4957
department of job and family services, but only with respect to 4958
both of the following:4959

       (a) The adoption, amendment, or rescission of rules that 4960
section 5101.09 of the Revised Code requires be adopted in 4961
accordance with this chapter;4962

       (b) The issuance, suspension, revocation, or cancellation of 4963
licenses.4964

       (B) "License" means any license, permit, certificate, 4965
commission, or charter issued by any agency. "License" does not 4966
include any arrangement whereby a person, institution, or 4967
government entity furnishes medicaid services under a provider 4968
agreement with the department of job and family services pursuant 4969
to Title XIX of the "Social Security Act," 49 Stat. 620 (1935), 42 4970
U.S.C. 301, as amendedmedicaid.4971

       (C) "Rule" means any rule, regulation, or standard, having a 4972
general and uniform operation, adopted, promulgated, and enforced 4973
by any agency under the authority of the laws governing such 4974
agency, and includes any appendix to a rule. "Rule" does not 4975
include any internal management rule of an agency unless the 4976
internal management rule affects private rights and does not 4977
include any guideline adopted pursuant to section 3301.0714 of the 4978
Revised Code.4979

       (D) "Adjudication" means the determination by the highest or 4980
ultimate authority of an agency of the rights, duties, privileges, 4981
benefits, or legal relationships of a specified person, but does 4982
not include the issuance of a license in response to an 4983
application with respect to which no question is raised, nor other 4984
acts of a ministerial nature.4985

       (E) "Hearing" means a public hearing by any agency in 4986
compliance with procedural safeguards afforded by sections 119.01 4987
to 119.13 of the Revised Code.4988

       (F) "Person" means a person, firm, corporation, association, 4989
or partnership.4990

       (G) "Party" means the person whose interests are the subject 4991
of an adjudication by an agency.4992

       (H) "Appeal" means the procedure by which a person, aggrieved 4993
by a finding, decision, order, or adjudication of any agency, 4994
invokes the jurisdiction of a court.4995

       (I) "Rule-making agency" means any board, commission, 4996
department, division, or bureau of the government of the state 4997
that is required to file proposed rules, amendments, or 4998
rescissions under division (D) of section 111.15 of the Revised 4999
Code and any agency that is required to file proposed rules, 5000
amendments, or rescissions under divisions (B) and (H) of section 5001
119.03 of the Revised Code. "Rule-making agency" includes the 5002
public utilities commission. "Rule-making agency" does not include 5003
any state-supported college or university.5004

       (J) "Substantive revision" means any addition to, elimination 5005
from, or other change in a rule, an amendment of a rule, or a 5006
rescission of a rule, whether of a substantive or procedural 5007
nature, that changes any of the following:5008

       (1) That which the rule, amendment, or rescission permits, 5009
authorizes, regulates, requires, prohibits, penalizes, rewards, or 5010
otherwise affects;5011

       (2) The scope or application of the rule, amendment, or 5012
rescission.5013

       (K) "Internal management rule" means any rule, regulation, or 5014
standard governing the day-to-day staff procedures and operations 5015
within an agency.5016

       Sec. 120.06.  (A)(1) The state public defender, when 5017
designated by the court or requested by a county public defender 5018
or joint county public defender, may provide legal representation 5019
in all courts throughout the state to indigent adults and 5020
juveniles who are charged with the commission of an offense or act 5021
for which the penalty or any possible adjudication includes the 5022
potential loss of liberty.5023

       (2) The state public defender may provide legal 5024
representation to any indigent person who, while incarcerated in 5025
any state correctional institution, is charged with a felony 5026
offense, for which the penalty or any possible adjudication that 5027
may be imposed by a court upon conviction includes the potential 5028
loss of liberty.5029

       (3) The state public defender may provide legal 5030
representation to any person incarcerated in any correctional 5031
institution of the state, in any matter in which the person 5032
asserts the person is unlawfully imprisoned or detained.5033

       (4) The state public defender, in any case in which the state 5034
public defender has provided legal representation or is requested 5035
to do so by a county public defender or joint county public 5036
defender, may provide legal representation on appeal.5037

       (5) The state public defender, when designated by the court 5038
or requested by a county public defender, joint county public 5039
defender, or the director of rehabilitation and correction, shall 5040
provide legal representation in parole and probation revocation 5041
matters or matters relating to the revocation of community control 5042
or post-release control under a community control sanction or 5043
post-release control sanction, unless the state public defender 5044
finds that the alleged parole or probation violator or alleged 5045
violator of a community control sanction or post-release control 5046
sanction has the financial capacity to retain the alleged 5047
violator's own counsel.5048

       (6) If the state public defender contracts with a county 5049
public defender commission, a joint county public defender 5050
commission, or a board of county commissioners for the provision 5051
of services, under authority of division (C)(7) of section 120.04 5052
of the Revised Code, the state public defender shall provide legal 5053
representation in accordance with the contract.5054

       (B) The state public defender shall not be required to 5055
prosecute any appeal, postconviction remedy, or other proceeding 5056
pursuant to division (A)(3), (4), or (5) of this section, unless 5057
the state public defender first is satisfied that there is 5058
arguable merit to the proceeding.5059

       (C) A court may appoint counsel or allow an indigent person 5060
to select the indigent's own personal counsel to assist the state 5061
public defender as co-counsel when the interests of justice so 5062
require. When co-counsel is appointed to assist the state public 5063
defender, the co-counsel shall receive any compensation that the 5064
court may approve, not to exceed the amounts provided for in 5065
section 2941.51 of the Revised Code.5066

       (D)(1) When the state public defender is designated by the 5067
court or requested by a county public defender or joint county 5068
public defender to provide legal representation for an indigent 5069
person in any case, other than pursuant to a contract entered into 5070
under authority of division (C)(7) of section 120.04 of the 5071
Revised Code, the state public defender shall send to the county 5072