2006 Ohio Revised Code - 926.99. Penalties.

§ 926.99. Penalties.
 

(A) (1)  Except as provided in division (A)(2) of this section, whoever violates section 926.04 of the Revised Code is guilty of a misdemeanor of the first degree on a first offense and a felony of the fifth degree on each subsequent offense. 

(2) A person who violates section 926.04 of the Revised Code and who is insolvent and financially unable to satisfy a claimant as defined in section 926.021 [926.02.1] of the Revised Code is guilty of a felony of the fifth degree if the financial obligation owed by the offender to the claimant is five hundred dollars or more and is less than five thousand dollars. If the financial obligation is five thousand dollars or more and is less than one hundred thousand dollars, the offender is guilty of a felony of the fourth degree. If the financial obligation is one hundred thousand dollars or more, the offender is guilty of a felony of the third degree. 

(B)  Whoever violates division (E) or (F) of section 926.20 or division (A) of section 926.22 of the Revised Code is guilty of a minor misdemeanor on a first offense and a misdemeanor of the second degree on each subsequent offense. 

(C)  Whoever violates division (G) of section 926.20 or section 926.34 or 926.35 of the Revised Code is guilty of a felony of the fourth degree. 

(D)  Whoever violates division (A) of section 926.28 or division (B) of section 926.29 of the Revised Code is guilty of a felony of the fifth degree. 

(E)  Whoever violates section 926.31 of the Revised Code is guilty of a misdemeanor of the fourth degree. 
 

HISTORY: 132 v S 186 (Eff 7-1-68); 137 v H 524 (Eff 9-1-78); 139 v H 770 (Eff 7-1-83); 142 v H 557 (Eff 10-10-88); 146 v S 2 (Eff 7-1-96); 147 v H 425. Eff 7-29-98.

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