2006 Ohio Revised Code - [4511.20.2] 4511.202.Operating vehicle without reasonable control.

[§ 4511.20.2] § 4511.202. Operating vehicle without reasonable control.

(A)  No person shall operate a motor vehicle, trackless trolley, or streetcar on any street, highway, or property open to the public for vehicular traffic without being in reasonable control of the vehicle, trolley, or streetcar. 

(B)  Whoever violates this section is guilty of operating a motor vehicle without being in control of it, a minor misdemeanor. 

HISTORY: 139 v S 432. Eff 3-16-83; 149 v S 123, § 1, eff. 1-1-04.

The effective date is set by section 4 of S.B. 123. 

See provisions, § 5 of S.B. 123 (149 v  - ), following RC § 4501.01. 


Effect of Amendments

S.B. 123, Acts 2002, effective January 1, 2004, added (B). 

Disclaimer: These codes may not be the most recent version. Ohio may have more current or accurate information. We make no warranties or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained on this site or the information linked to on the state site. Please check official sources.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.