2006 Ohio Revised Code - [2950.04.1] 2950.041.Duty to register resulting from child-victim oriented offense; notice of intent to reside.

[§ 2950.04.1] § 2950.041. Duty to register resulting from child-victim oriented offense; notice of intent to reside.
 

(A) (1)  Each of the following types of offender who is convicted of or pleads guilty to, or has been convicted of or pleaded guilty to, a child-victim oriented offense shall register personally with the sheriff of the county within five days of the offender's coming into a county in which the offender resides or temporarily is domiciled for more than five days, shall register personally with the sheriff of the county immediately upon coming into a county in which the offender attends a school or institution of higher education on a full-time or part-time basis regardless of whether the offender resides or has a temporary domicile in this state or another state, shall register personally with the sheriff of the county in which the offender is employed if the offender resides or has a temporary domicile in this state and has been employed in that county for more than fourteen days or for an aggregate period of thirty or more days in that calendar year, shall register personally with the sheriff of the county in which the offender then is employed if the offender does not reside or have a temporary domicile in this state and has been employed at any location or locations in this state for more than fourteen days or for an aggregate period of thirty or more days in that calendar year, and shall register personally with the sheriff or other appropriate person of the other state immediately upon entering into any state other than this state in which the offender attends a school or institution of higher education on a full-time or part-time basis or upon being employed in any state other than this state for more than fourteen days or for an aggregate period of thirty or more days in that calendar year regardless of whether the offender resides or has a temporary domicile in this state, the other state, or a different state: 

(a) Regardless of when the child-victim oriented offense was committed, an offender who is sentenced for the child-victim oriented offense to a prison term, a term of imprisonment, or any other type of confinement and, on or after July 31, 2003, is released in any manner from the prison term, term of imprisonment, or confinement; 

(b) Regardless of when the child-victim oriented offense was committed, an offender who is sentenced for a child-victim oriented offense on or after July 31, 2003, and to whom division (A)(1)(a) of this section does not apply; 

(c) If the child-victim oriented offense was committed prior to July 31, 2003, if the offense was considered prior to that date to be a sexually oriented offense, and if neither division (A)(1)(a) nor division (A)(1)(b) of this section applies, an offender who, immediately prior to July 31, 2003, was required to register as a result of conviction of or plea of guilty to the commission of that offense under section 2950.04 of the Revised Code. For any offender who is described in this division, the duty imposed under this division shall be considered, for purposes of section 2950.07 of the Revised Code and for all other purposes, to be a continuation of the duty imposed upon the offender prior to July 31, 2003, under section 2950.04 of the Revised Code. 

(2) Each of the following types of delinquent children shall register personally with the sheriff of the county within five days of the delinquent child's coming into a county in which the delinquent child resides or temporarily is domiciled for more than five days: 

(a) Regardless of when the child-victim oriented offense was committed, a child who on or after July 31, 2003, is adjudicated a delinquent child for committing a child-victim oriented offense and who is classified a juvenile offender registrant based on that adjudication. If the delinquent child is committed for the child-victim oriented offense to the department of youth services or to a secure facility that is not operated by the department, this duty begins when the delinquent child is discharged or released in any manner from custody in a department of youth services secure facility or from the secure facility that is not operated by the department, if pursuant to the discharge or release the delinquent child is not committed to any other secure facility of the department or any other secure facility. The delinquent child does not have a duty to register under this division while the child is in a department of youth services secure facility or in a secure facility that is not operated by the department.

(b) If the child-victim oriented offense was committed prior to July 31, 2003, if the offense was considered prior to that date to be a sexually oriented offense, and if division (A)(2)(a) of this section does not apply, a delinquent child who, immediately prior to July 31, 2003, was classified a juvenile sex offender registrant and required to register as a result of a delinquent child adjudication for the commission of that offense under section 2950.04 of the Revised Code. For any delinquent child who is described in this division, the duty imposed under this division shall be considered, for purposes of section 2950.07 of the Revised Code and for all other purposes, to be a continuation of the duty imposed upon the delinquent child prior to July 31, 2003, under section 2950.04 of the Revised Code. If the delinquent child is committed for the child-victim oriented offense to the department of youth services or to a secure facility that is not operated by the department, the provisions of division (A)(2)(a) of this section regarding the beginning, and tolling, of a duty imposed under that division also apply regarding the beginning, and tolling, of the duty imposed under this division. 

(3) If divisions (A)(1) and (2) of this section do not apply, each following type of offender and each following type of delinquent child shall register personally with the sheriff of the county within five days of the offender's or delinquent child's coming into a county in which the offender or delinquent child resides or temporarily is domiciled for more than five days, and each following type of offender shall register personally with the sheriff of the county immediately upon coming into a county in which the offender attends a school or institution of higher education on a full-time or part-time basis regardless of whether the offender resides or has a temporary domicile in this state or another state, shall register personally with the sheriff of the county in which the offender is employed if the offender resides or has a temporary domicile in this state and has been employed in that county for more than fourteen days or for an aggregate period of thirty or more days in that calendar year, and shall register personally with the sheriff of the county in which the offender then is employed if the offender does not reside or have a temporary domicile in this state and has been employed at any location or locations in this state for more than fourteen days or for an aggregate period of thirty or more days in that calendar year: 

(a) Regardless of when the child-victim oriented offense was committed, a person who is convicted, pleads guilty, or adjudicated a delinquent child in a court in another state, in a federal court, military court, or Indian tribal court, or in a court in any nation other than the United States for committing a child-victim oriented offense, if, on or after July 31, 2003, the offender or delinquent child moves to and resides in this state or temporarily is domiciled in this state for more than five days, the offender enters this state to attend any school or institution of higher education on a full-time or part-time basis, or the offender is employed in this state for more than fourteen days or for an aggregate period of thirty or more days in any calendar year, and if, at the time the offender or delinquent child moves to and resides in this state or temporarily is domiciled in this state for more than five days, the offender enters this state to attend the school or institution of higher education, or the offender is employed in this state for more than the specified period of time, the offender or delinquent child has a duty to register as a child-victim offender or sex offender under the law of that other jurisdiction as a result of the conviction, guilty plea, or adjudication. 

(b) Regardless of when the child-victim oriented offense was committed, a person who is convicted, pleads guilty, or adjudicated a delinquent child in a court in another state, in a federal court, military court, or Indian tribal court, or in a court in any nation other than the United States for committing a child-victim oriented offense, if, on or after July 31, 2003, the offender or delinquent child is released from imprisonment, confinement, or detention imposed for that offense, and if, on or after July 31, 2003, the offender or delinquent child moves to and resides in this state or temporarily is domiciled in this state for more than five days, the offender enters this state to attend any school or institution of higher education on a full-time or part-time basis, or the offender is employed in this state for more than fourteen days or for an aggregate period of thirty or more days in any calendar year. The duty to register as described in this division applies to an offender regardless of whether the offender, at the time of moving to and residing in this state or temporarily being domiciled in this state for more than five days, at the time of entering into this state to attend the school or institution of higher education, or at the time of being employed in this state for more than the specified period of time, has a duty to register as a child-victim offender or sex offender under the law of the jurisdiction in which the conviction or guilty plea occurred. The duty to register as described in this division applies to a delinquent child only if the delinquent child, at the time of moving to and residing in this state or temporarily being domiciled in this state for more than five days, has a duty to register as a child-victim offender or sex offender under the law of the jurisdiction in which the delinquent child adjudication occurred or if, had the delinquent child adjudication occurred in this state, the adjudicating juvenile court judge would have been required to issue an order classifying the delinquent child as a juvenile offender registrant pursuant to section 2152.82 or division (A) of section 2152.83 of the Revised Code. 

(4) If neither division (A)(1), (2), nor (3) of this section applies and if the offender is adjudicated a child-victim predator under division (C) of section 2950.091 [2950.09.1] of the Revised Code, the offender shall register within five days of the adjudication with the sheriff of the county in which the offender resides or temporarily is domiciled for more than five days, shall register with the sheriff of any county in which the offender subsequently resides or temporarily is domiciled for more than five days within five days of coming into that county, shall register within five days of the adjudication with the sheriff of the county in which the offender attends any school or institution of higher education on a full-time or part-time basis or in which the offender is employed if the offender has been employed in that county for more than fourteen days or for an aggregate period of thirty or more days in that calendar year regardless of whether the offender resides or has temporary domicile in this state or another state, and shall register within five days of the adjudication with the sheriff or other appropriate person of any state other than this state in which the offender attends a school or institution of higher education on a full-time or part-time basis or in which the offender then is employed if the offender has been employed in this state for more than fourteen days or for an aggregate period of thirty or more days in any calendar year regardless of whether the offender resides or has temporary domicile in this state, the other state, or a different state. 

(5) A person who is adjudicated a delinquent child for committing a child-victim oriented offense is not required to register under division (A)(2) of this section unless the delinquent child committed the offense on or after July 31, 2003, is classified a juvenile offender registrant by a juvenile court judge pursuant to an order issued under section 2152.82, 2152.83, 2152.84, or 2152.85 of the Revised Code based on that adjudication, and has a duty to register pursuant to division (A)(2) of this section. 

(B)  An offender or delinquent child who is required by division (A) of this section to register in this state personally shall do so in the manner described in division (B) of section 2950.04 of the Revised Code, and the registration is complete as described in that division. 

(C)  The registration form to be used under divisions (A) and (B) of this section shall include the photograph of the offender or delinquent child who is registering and shall contain all of the following: 

(1) Regarding an offender or delinquent child who is registering under a duty imposed under division (A)(1), (2), (3), or (4) of this section as a result of the offender or delinquent child residing in this state or temporarily being domiciled in this state for more than five days, all of the information described in division (C)(1) of section 2950.04 of the Revised Code; 

(2) Regarding an offender who is registering under a duty imposed under division (A)(1), (3), or (4) of this section as a result of the offender attending a school or institution of higher education on a full-time or part-time basis or being employed in this state or in a particular county in this state, whichever is applicable, for more than fourteen days or for an aggregate of thirty or more days in any calendar year, all of the information described in division (C)(2) of section 2950.04 of the Revised Code; 

(3) Regarding an offender or delinquent child who is registering under a duty imposed under division (A)(1), (2), (3), or (4) of this section, if the offender has been adjudicated a child-victim predator relative to the child-victim oriented offense in question, if the delinquent child has been adjudicated a child-victim predator relative to the child-victim oriented offense in question and the court has not subsequently determined pursuant to section 2152.84 or 2152.85 of the Revised Code that the delinquent child no longer is a child-victim predator, if the offender or delinquent child is automatically classified a habitual child-victim offender under division (E) of section 2950.091 [2950.09.1] of the Revised Code, or if the judge determined pursuant to division (C) or (E) of section 2950.091 [2950.09.1] or pursuant to section 2152.82, 2152.83, 2152.84, or 2152.85 of the Revised Code that the offender or delinquent child is a habitual child-victim offender and the determination has not been removed pursuant to section 2152.84 or 2152.85 of the Revised Code, the offender or delinquent child shall include on the signed, written registration form all of the information described in division (C)(3) of section 2950.04 of the Revised Code. 

(D)  Division (D) of section 2950.04 of the Revised Code applies when an offender or delinquent child registers with a sheriff pursuant to this section. 

(E)  No person who is required to register pursuant to divisions (A) and (B) of this section, and no person who is required to send a notice of intent to reside pursuant to division (G) of this section, shall fail to register or send the notice as required in accordance with those divisions or that division. 

(F)  An offender or delinquent child who is required to register pursuant to divisions (A) and (B) of this section shall register pursuant to this section for the period of time specified in section 2950.07 of the Revised Code. 

(G)  If an offender or delinquent child who is required by division (A) of this section to register is adjudicated a child-victim predator or a habitual child-victim offender subject to community notification under division (C)(2) or (E) of section 2950.091 [2950.09.1] of the Revised Code, the offender or delinquent child also shall send the sheriff of the county in which the offender or delinquent child intends to reside written notice of the offender's or delinquent child's intent to reside in the county. The offender or delinquent child shall send the notice of intent to reside at least twenty days prior to the date the offender or delinquent child begins to reside in the county. The notice of intent to reside shall contain all of the following information: 

(1) The information specified in divisions (G)(1) and (2) of section 2950.04 of the Revised Code; 

(2) The child-victim oriented offense of which the offender was convicted, to which the offender pleaded guilty, or for which the child was adjudicated a delinquent child; 

(3) A statement that the offender has been adjudicated a child-victim predator, a statement that the delinquent child has been adjudicated a child-victim predator and that, as of the date of the notice, the court has not entered a determination that the delinquent child no longer is a child-victim predator, or a statement that the sentencing or reviewing judge has determined that the offender or delinquent child is a habitual child-victim offender and that, as of the date of the notice, the determination has not been removed pursuant to section 2152.84 or 2152.85 of the Revised Code. 
 

HISTORY: 150 v S 5, § 1, eff. 7-31-03; 150 v H 473, § 1, eff. 4-29-05.

 

Effect of Amendments

150 v H 473, effective April 29, 2005, substituted "July 31, 2003" for "the effective date of this section" thirteen times throughout; in (A)(4), substituted "neither division (A)(1), (2), nor (3)" for "division (A)(1)(a)", and deleted "subsequent to the offender's release" preceding "the offender is adjudicated; and corrected internal references. 

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