Ohio Revised Code
The general laws of the state of Ohio. The Revised Code is organized into 31 general titles broken into chapters dealing with individual topics of law. The chapters are divided into sections which contain the text of individual statutes. The laws are collected and published in the Ohio Revised Code (ORC or RC).
Weights and Measures Laws - State Sealer
Weights and Measures Laws - County Sealer
Weights and Measures Laws - City Sealer
Commercial Transactions - Weights and Measures
Applying for a License or Permit — Disqualifying Offenses
The Ohio Department of Agriculture adopts the following list of criminal offenses, the conviction of which may disqualify an individual from obtaining the specific license issued or conferred by ODA. In addition to the offenses specifically provided herein, ODA includes any existing or former municipal ordinance or law of this or any other state or the United States that is substantially equivalent to any section or offense. (ORC 9.78 and 9.79)
The conviction of a disqualifying offense may be overcome if the individual applying for the license, or if applicable, the individual’s employee, holds a certificate of disqualification for employment issued under section 2953.25 of the Revised Code or a certificate of achievement and employability issued under section 2961.22 of the Revised Code.
The certificate of qualification for employment website is maintained by the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction at Certificate of Qualification for Employment (CQE) (ohio.gov)
Title  XXIX CRIMES - PROCEDURE
Ohio Revised Code
Chapter 2903 | Homicide And Assault
Section 2903.01 | Aggravated murder.
Section 2903.02 | Murder.
Section 2903.03 | Voluntary manslaughter.
Section 2903.04 | Involuntary manslaughter.
Section 2903.041 | Reckless homicide.
Section 2903.05 | Negligent homicide.
Section 2903.06 | Aggravated vehicular homicide - vehicular homicide - vehicular manslaughter.
Section 2903.08 | Aggravated vehicular assault; vehicular assault.
Section 2903.09 | Unlawful termination of another's pregnancy.
Section 2903.10 | Functionally impaired person, caretaker defined.
Section 2903.11 | Felonious assault.
Section 2903.12 | Aggravated assault.
Section 2903.13 | Assault.
Section 2903.14 | Negligent assault.
Section 2903.15 | Permitting child abuse.
Section 2903.21 | Aggravated menacing.
Section 2903.211 | Menacing by stalking.
Section 2903.212 | Bail for violations of certain protection orders.
Section 2903.22 | Menacing.
Section 2903.31 | Hazing.
Section 2903.32 | Female genital mutilation.
Section 2903.33 | Patient abuse and neglect in care facilities definitions.
Section 2903.34 | Patient abuse or neglect.
Section 2903.341 | Patient endangerment.
Section 2903.35 | Filing false patient abuse or neglect complaints.
Section 2903.37 | License revocation upon conviction.
Section 2903.42 | Enrollment in violent offender database; presumption.
Section 2903.421 | Qualifying out-of-state offenders.
Section 2903.43 | Offenders who have VOD duties; enrollment.
Section 2903.44 | Out-of-state offenders with VOD duties; enrollment.
Chapter 2905 | Kidnapping And Extortion
Section 2905.01 | Kidnapping.
Section 2905.02 | Abduction.
Section 2905.03 | Unlawful restraint.
Section 2905.05 | Criminal child enticement.
Section 2905.11 | Extortion.
Section 2905.12 | Coercion.
Section 2905.24 | Evidence showing an implicit threat as means of collection.
Section 2905.32 | Trafficking in persons.
Section 2905.33 | Unlawful conduct with respect to documents.
Chapter 2907 | Sex Offenses
Section 2907.01 | Sex offenses general definitions.
Section 2907.02 | Rape.
Section 2907.03 | Sexual battery.
Section 2907.04 | Unlawful sexual conduct with minor.
Section 2907.05 | Gross sexual imposition.
Section 2907.06 | Sexual imposition.
Section 2907.07 | Importuning.
Section 2907.08 | Voyeurism.
Section 2907.09 | Public indecency.
Section 2907.19 | Commercial sexual exploitation of a minor.
Section 2907.21 | Compelling prostitution.
Section 2907.22 | Promoting prostitution.
Section 2907.23 | Enticement or solicitation to patronize a prostitute; procurement of a prostitute for another.
Section 2907.231 | Engaging in prostitution.
Section 2907.24 | Soliciting - after positive HIV test - driver's license suspension.
Section 2907.241 | Loitering to engage in solicitation - solicitation after positive HIV test.
Section 2907.25 | Prostitution - after positive HIV test.
Section 2907.31 | Disseminating matter harmful to juveniles.
Section 2907.311 | Displaying matter harmful to juveniles.
Section 2907.32 | Pandering obscenity.
Section 2907.321 | Pandering obscenity involving a minor or impaired person.
Section 2907.322 | Pandering sexually oriented matter involving a minor or impaired person.
Section 2907.323 | Illegal use of minor or impaired person in nudity-oriented material or performance.
Section 2907.33 | Deception to obtain matter harmful to juveniles.
Section 2907.34 | Compelling acceptance of objectionable materials.
Section 2907.38 | Permitting unlawful operation of viewing booths depicting sexual conduct.
Section 2907.41 | Person charged with subsequent sexual offense - setting of bail.
Chapter 2909 | Arson And Related Offenses
Section 2909.02 | Aggravated arson.
Section 2909.03 | Arson.
Section 2909.04 | Disrupting public services.
Section 2909.05 | Vandalism.
Section 2909.06 | Criminal damaging or endangering.
Section 2909.07 | Criminal mischief.
Section 2909.08 | Endangering aircraft or airport operations.
Section 2909.081 | Interfering with operation of aircraft with laser.
Section 2909.14 | Arson offender registration; notice.
Section 2909.15 | Arson offender registration; time frames; form.
Section 2909.22 | Soliciting or providing support for act of terrorism.
Section 2909.23 | Making terroristic threat.
Section 2909.24 | Terrorism.
Section 2909.26 | Criminal possession of chemical, biological, radiological, or nuclear weapon or explosive device.
Section 2909.27 | Criminal use of chemical, biological, radiological, or nuclear weapon or explosive device.
Section 2909.28 | Illegal assembly or possession of chemicals or substances for manufacture of prohibited weapons.
Section 2909.29 | Money laundering in support if terrorism.
Section 2909.30 | Notification of homeland security department of conviction of suspected alien.
Section 2909.31 | Person entering transportation facility to show identification.
Chapter 2911 | Robbery, Burglary, Trespass And Safecracking
Section 2911.01 | Aggravated robbery.
Section 2911.02 | Robbery.
Section 2911.10 | Trespass as element of offense.
Section 2911.11 | Aggravated burglary.
Section 2911.12 | Burglary.
Section 2911.13 | Breaking and entering.
Section 2911.21 | Criminal trespass.
Section 2911.211 | Aggravated trespass.
Section 2911.23 | Criminal trespass on place of public amusement.
Section 2911.31 | Safecracking.
Section 2911.32 | Tampering with coin machines.
Chapter 2913 | Theft And Fraud
Section 2913.01 | Theft and fraud general definitions.
Section 2913.02 | Theft.
Section 2913.05 | Telecommunications fraud.
Section 2913.11 | Passing bad checks.
Section 2913.21 | Misuse of credit cards.
Section 2913.30 | Counterfeiting.
Section 2913.31 | Forgery - Forging identification cards or selling or distributing forged identification cards.
Section 2913.32 | Criminal simulation.
Section 2913.33 | Making or using slugs.
Section 2913.34 | Trademark counterfeiting.
Section 2913.40 | Medicaid fraud.
Section 2913.401 | Medicaid eligibility fraud.
Section 2913.41 | Defrauding a rental agency or hostelry.
Section 2913.42 | Tampering with records.
Section 2913.43 | Securing writings by deception.
Section 2913.44 | Personating an officer.
Section 2913.441 | Unlawful display of law enforcement emblem.
Section 2913.45 | Defrauding creditors.
Section 2913.46 | Illegal use of food stamps or WIC program benefits.
Section 2913.47 | Insurance fraud.
Section 2913.48 | Workers' compensation fraud.
Section 2913.49 | Identity fraud.
Section 2913.51 | Receiving stolen property.
Section 2913.61 | Finding of value of stolen property as part of verdict.
Section 2913.71 | Felony of fifth degree regardless of the value of the property.
Section 2913.72 | Evidence of an intent to commit theft of rented property.
Section 2913.73 | Evidence that victim lacked capacity to give consent.
Section 2913.82 | Towing or storage fees to be paid by person convicted of theft offense that involves motor vehicle.
Chapter 2915 | Gambling
Section 2915.05 | Cheating - corrupting sports.
Chapter 2917 | Offenses Against The Public Peace
Section 2917.01 | Inciting to violence.
Section 2917.02 | Aggravated riot.
Section 2917.03 | Riot.
Section 2917.031 | Required proof for offenses of riot and aggravated riot.
Section 2917.04 | Failure to disperse.
Section 2917.05 | Use of force to suppress riot or in protecting persons or property during riot.
Section 2917.11 | Disorderly conduct.
Section 2917.12 | Disturbing a lawful meeting.
Section 2917.13 | Misconduct at emergency.
Section 2917.21 | Telecommunications harassment.
Section 2917.211 | Dissemination of image of another person.
Section 2917.31 | Inducing panic.
Section 2917.32 | Making false alarms.
Section 2917.33 | Unlawful possession or use of a hoax weapon of mass destruction.
Section 2917.40 | Safety at live entertainment performances.
Section 2917.41 | Misconduct involving public transportation system.
Section 2917.46 | Unauthorized use of a block parent symbol.
Section 2917.47 | Improperly handling infectious agents.
Chapter 2919 | Offenses Against The Family
Section 2919.21 | Nonsupport or contributing to nonsupport of dependents.
Section 2919.22 | Endangering children.
Section 2919.24 | Contributing to unruliness or delinquency of a child.
Section 2919.25 | Domestic violence.
Section 2919.27 | Violating protection order.
Section 2919.271 | Evaluation of mental condition of defendant.
Section 2919.272 | Protection order issued by court of another state.
Chapter 2921 | Offenses Against Justice And Public Administration
Section 2921.01 | Offenses against justice and public administration general definitions.
Section 2921.02 | Bribery.
Section 2921.03 | Intimidation.
Section 2921.04 | Intimidation of attorney, victim or witness in criminal case or delinquent child action proceeding.
Section 2921.05 | Retaliation.
Section 2921.11 | Perjury.
Section 2921.12 | Tampering with evidence.
Section 2921.13 | Falsification - in theft offense - to purchase firearm.
Section 2921.14 | Making or causing false report of child abuse or neglect.
Section 2921.15 | Making false allegation of peace officer misconduct.
Section 2921.21 | Compounding a crime.
Section 2921.22 | Failure to report a crime or knowledge of a death or burn injury.
Section 2921.23 | Failure to aid a law enforcement officer.
Section 2921.24 | Disclosure of confidential information.
Section 2921.25 | Peace officer's home address not to be disclosed during trial.
Section 2921.29 | Failure to disclose personal information.
Section 2921.31 | Obstructing official business.
Section 2921.32 | Obstructing justice.
Section 2921.321 | Assaulting or harassing police dog or horse or service dog.
Section 2921.33 | Resisting arrest.
Section 2921.331 | Failure to comply with order or signal of police officer.
Section 2921.34 | Escape.
Section 2921.35 | Aiding escape or resistance to lawful authority.
Section 2921.36 | Illegal conveyance of weapons, drugs or other prohibited items onto grounds of detention facility or institution.
Section 2921.37 | Arrest powers of person in charge of detention facility.
Section 2921.38 | Harassment by inmate.
Section 2921.41 | Theft in office.
Section 2921.42 | Having an unlawful interest in a public contract.
Section 2921.43 | Soliciting or accepting improper compensation.
Section 2921.44 | Dereliction of duty.
Section 2921.45 | Interfering with civil rights.
Section 2921.51 | Impersonation of peace officer or private police officer.
Section 2921.52 | Using sham legal process.
Chapter 2923 | Conspiracy, Attempt, And Complicity; Weapons Control; Corrupt Activity
Section 2923.01 | Conspiracy.
Section 2923.02 | Attempt to commit an offense.
Section 2923.03 | Complicity.
Chapter 2925 | Drug Offenses
Section 2925.02 | Corrupting another with drugs.
Section 2925.03 | Trafficking, aggravated trafficking in drugs.
Section 2925.04 | Illegal manufacture of drugs - illegal cultivation of marihuana - methamphetamine offenses.
Section 2925.041 | Illegal assembly or possession of chemicals for manufacture of drugs.
Section 2925.09 | Unapproved drugs - dangerous drug offenses involving livestock.
Section 2925.11 | Possession of controlled substances.
Section 2925.13 | Permitting drug abuse.
Section 2925.22 | Deception to obtain a dangerous drug.
Section 2925.23 | Illegal processing of drug documents.
Section 2925.24 | Tampering with drugs.
Section 2925.31 | Abusing harmful intoxicants.
Section 2925.32 | Trafficking in harmful intoxicants - improperly dispensing or distributing nitrous oxide.
Section 2925.33 | Possessing nitrous oxide in motor vehicle.
Section 2925.36 | Illegal dispensing of drug samples.
Section 2925.37 | Counterfeit controlled substance offenses.
Chapter 2927 | Miscellaneous Offenses
Section 2927.01 | Abuse of a corpse.
Section 2927.024 | Furnishing false information; penalty.
Section 2927.03 | Injure, intimidate, or interfere with fair housing rights.
Section 2927.11 | Desecration.
Section 2927.12 | Ethnic intimidation.
Section 2927.13 | Selling or donating contaminated blood.
Section 2927.15 | Privilege or consent to collect bodily substance.
Section 2927.21 | Receiving proceeds of an offense subject to forfeiture proceedings.
Section 2927.22 | Soliciting or accepting a fee to remove, correct, modify, or refrain from publishing criminal record information; violation.
Section 2927.24 | Contaminating substance for human consumption or use or contamination with hazardous chemical, biological, or radioactive substance - spreading false report of contamination.
Section 2927.27 | Illegal bail bond agent practices.
Section 959.02 Injuring animals
Section 959.03 Poisoning animals
Section 959.05 Drugging animal prior to competition
Section 959.13 Cruelty to animals
Section 959.131 Prohibitions concerning companion animals
Section 959.15 Animal fights
Section 959.16 Dogfighting offenses
Section 959.21 Sexual conduct with an animal
Section 2151.421 Reporting child abuse or neglect
Section 5101.63 Reporting abuse, neglect, or exploitation of adult
Ohio Administrative Code
The rules adopted by the agencies of the state of Ohio. State agencies adopt rules to carry out the policies and intent of laws passed by the General Assembly. The rules are collected and published in the Ohio Administrative Code (OAC or AC).