Chapter 109:1-2 Reduced Charitable Bingo License Fees

109:1-2-01 Charitable bingo license fees for bingo as defined in section 2915.01(S)(1) of the Revised Code.

Where a charitable organization submits an application for a license to conduct bingo as defined in Revised Code section 2915.01(S)(1) , the license fee for the conduct of bingo as defined in Revised Code section 2915.01(S)(1) shall be two hundred dollars.

Where a charitable organization submits an application for a license to conduct bingo as defined in Revised Code section 2915.01(S)(1) during fewer than twenty-six weeks in a calendar year, the license fee shall be as follows:

(A) One hundred fifty dollars where a charitable organization desires to conduct bingo, as defined in Revised Code section 2915.01(S)(1) , during fewer than twenty-six weeks but no less than four weeks during any calendar year;

(B) Fifty dollars where a charitable organization desires to conduct bingo, as defined in Revised Code section 2915.01(S)(1) , less than four weeks during any calendar year.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 05/01/2009 and 05/01/2014

Promulgated Under: 5703.14

Statutory Authority: 2915.08(G) , 2915.08(H)

Rule Amplifies: 2915.08(A)(1)

Prior Effective Dates: 1/1/1982, 4/2/2003

109:1-2-02 License fees for charitable instant bingo at a bingo session.

(A) Where a charitable organization submits an application for a license to conduct instant bingo as defined in Revised Code section 2915.01(FF) at a bingo session, the license fee for the conduct of instant bingo at a bingo session shall be a license fee that is based upon the total of all money and other assets received by any person or the charitable organization from the operation of instant bingo at a bingo session, during the one-year period ending on the thirty-first day of October of the year immediately preceding the year for which the license is sought, and that is one of the following:

(1) Five hundred dollars, if the total is fifty thousand dollars or less;

(2) One thousand two hundred fifty dollars, if the total is more than fifty thousand dollars but less than three hundred thousand one dollars;

(3) Two thousand two hundred fifty dollars, if the total is more than three hundred thousand dollars but less than six hundred thousand one dollars;

(4) Three thousand five hundred dollars, if the total is more than six hundred thousand dollars but less than one million one dollars;

(5) Five thousand dollars, if the total is one million one dollars or more.

(B) Where a charitable organization submits an application for a license to conduct instant bingo as defined in Revised Code section 2915.01(FF) at a bingo session for a licensing period beginning on or after January 1, 2004, the license fee for the conduct of instant bingo at a bingo session shall be a license fee that is based upon the gross profits received by the charitable organization from the operation of instant bingo at a bingo session, during the one-year period ending on the thirty-first day of October of the year immediately preceding the year for which the license is sought, and that is one of the following:

(1) Five hundred dollars, if the total is fifty thousand dollars or less;

(2) One thousand two hundred fifty dollars plus one-fourth per cent of the gross profit, if the total is more than fifty thousand dollars but less than two hundred fifty thousand one dollars;

(3) Two thousand two hundred fifty dollars plus one-half percent of the gross profit, if the total is more than two hundred fifty thousand dollars but less than five hundred thousand one dollars ;

(4) Three thousand five hundred dollars plus one per cent of the gross profit, if the total is more than five hundred thousand dollars but less than one million one dollars:

(5) Five thousand dollars plus one per cent of the gross profit, if the total is one million one dollars or more.

(C) Where a charitable organization submits an application to conduct instant bingo as defined in Revised Code section 2915.01(FF) at a bingo session during fewer than twenty-six weeks in a calendar year, the license fee shall be paid at ninety per cent of the appropriate schedule above.

(D) Where a charitable organization submits an application to conduct instant bingo as defined in Revised Code section 2915.01(FF) at a bingo session during four or fewer weeks in a calendar year, and the gross profits received by the charitable organization from the operation of instant bingo at a bingo session, during the one year period ending on the thirty-first day of October for the year immediately preceding the year for which the license is sought, is fifty thousand dollars or less, the license fee shall be two hundred dollars

Eff 4-2-03; 10-16-03; 11-25-03; 2-12-04
Rule promulgated under: 5703.14
Statutory Authority: 2915.08(G) , 2915.08(H)
Rule amplifies: 2915.08(A)(1)
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 05/01/2009 and 05/01/2014

109:1-2-03 License fees for charitable instant bingo other than at a bingo session.

(A) Where a charitable organization submits an application for a license to conduct instant bingo as defined in Revised Code section 2915.01(FF) other than at a bingo session, the license fee for the conduct of instant bingo other than at a bingo session shall be a license fee that is based upon the total of all money and other assets received by any person or the charitable organization from the operation of instant bingo other than at a bingo session, during the one-year period ending on the thirty-first day of October of the year immediately preceding the year for which the license is sought, and that is one of the following:

(1) Five hundred dollars, if the total is fifty thousand dollars or less;

(2) One thousand two hundred fifty dollars, if the total is more than fifty thousand dollars but less than three hundred thousand one dollars;

(3) Two thousand two hundred fifty dollars, if the total is more than three hundred thousand dollars but less than six hundred thousand one dollars;

(4) Three thousand five hundred dollars, if the total is more than six hundred thousand dollars but less than one million one dollars;

(5) Five thousand dollars, if the total is one million one dollars or more.

(B) Where a charitable organization submits an application for a license to conduct instant bingo as defined in Revised Code section 2915.01(FF) other than at a bingo session for a licensing period beginning on or after January 1, 2004, the license fee for the conduct of instant bingo other than at a bingo session shall be a license fee that is based upon the gross profits received by the charitable organization from the operation of instant bingo other than at a bingo session, during the one-year period ending on the thirty-first day of October of the year immediately preceding the year for which the license is sought, and that is one of the following:

(1) Five hundred dollars, if the total is fifty thousand dollars or less;

(2) One thousand two hundred fifty dollars plus one-fourth per cent of the gross profit, if the total is more than fifty thousand dollars but less than two hundred fifty thousand one dollars;

(3) Two thousand two hundred fifty dollars plus one-half percent of the gross profit, if the total is more than two hundred fifty thousand dollars but less than five hundred thousand one dollars;

(4) Three thousand five hundred dollars plus one per cent of the gross profit, if the total is more than five hundred thousand dollars but less than one million one dollars;

(5) Five thousand dollars plus one per cent of the gross profit, if the total is one million one dollars or more.

(C) Where a charitable organization submits an application to conduct instant bingo as defined in Revised Code section 2915.01(FF) other than at a bingo session during fewer than twenty-six weeks in a calendar year, the license fee shall be paid at ninety per cent of the appropriate schedule above.

(D) Where a charitable organization submits an application to conduct instant bingo as defined in Revised Code section 2915.01(FF) other than at a bingo session during four or fewer weeks in a calendar year, and the gross profits received by the charitable organization from the operation of instant bingo other than at a bingo session, during the one year period ending on the thirty-first day of October for the year immediately preceding the year for which the license is sought, is fifty thousand dollars or less, the license fee shall be two hundred dollars.

Eff 4-2-03; 10-16-03; 11-25-03; 2-12-04
Rule promulgated under: 5703.14
Statutory Authority: 2915.08(H)
Rule amplifies: 2915.08(A)(1)
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 05/01/2009 and 05/01/2014

109:1-2-04 Veterans or fraternal organization; license fees for charitable instant bingo at a bingo session. [Rescinded].

Rescinded eff 6-25-09

109:1-2-05 Veterans or fraternal organizations; license fees for charitable instant bingo other than at a bingo session. [Rescinded].

Rescinded eff 6-25-09