2020 Ohio Revised Code
Title 23 | Courts-Common Pleas
Chapter 2319 | Affidavits; Depositions
Section 2319.02 | Affidavit, Deposition, Oral Testimony Defined.

Effective: October 1, 1953

Latest Legislation: House Bill 1 - 100th General Assembly

An affidavit is a written declaration under oath, made without notice to the adverse party. A deposition is a written declaration under oath, made upon notice to the adverse party. Oral testimony is that delivered from the lips of the witness.

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