109:1-4-03 Bingo license types; who may obtain bingo license.

(A) The attorney general may issue three types of licenses as follows:

(1) A type I bingo license for the conduct of bingo as defined in division (S)(1) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code at a bingo session as defined in division (W)(1) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code;

(2) A type II bingo license for the conduct of instant bingo as defined in division (FF) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code and seal cards as defined in division (GG) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code at a bingo session as defined in division (W) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code; and

(3) A type III bingo license for the conduct of instant bingo as defined in division (FF) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code and seal cards as defined in division (GG) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code other than at a bingo session.

(B) A charitable organization as defined in division (H) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code that is, and has received from the internal revenue service a determination letter that is currently in effect stating that the organization is, exempt from federal income taxation under subsection 501(a), and described in subsection 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, may apply for the following types of bingo license:

(1) A type I bingo license;

(2) A type II bingo license for use in conjunction with that charitable organization's Type I bingo license; and

(3) A type III bingo license.

(C) A charitable organization as defined in division (H) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code that is, and has received from the internal revenue service a determination letter that is currently in effect stating that the organization is, exempt from federal income taxation under subsection 501(a) and described in subsection 501(c)(4), 501(c)(8), 501(c)(10), or 501(c)(19) of the Internal Revenue Code and is also a veteran's organization as defined in division (K) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code, a fraternal organization as defined in division (M) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code, a sporting organization as defined in division (EEE) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code, or a charitable organization as defined in division (H) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code that is, and has received from the internal revenue service a determination letter that is currently in effect stating that the organization is, exempt from federal income taxation under subsection 501(a) and described in subsection 501(c)(7) of the Internal Revenue Code and is also a sporting organization as defined in division (EEE) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code may apply for the following types of bingo license:

(1) A type I bingo license;

(2) A type II bingo license for use in conjunction with that organization's type I license;

(3) A type III bingo license.

(D) A charitable organization as defined in division (H) of section 2915.01 of the Revised Code other than a charitable organization described in paragraphs (B) and (C) of this rule may apply only for a type I bingo license.

Effective: 06/25/2009
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/16/2009 and 06/25/2014
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 2915.08(B)(1)
Rule Amplifies: 2915.08 , 2915.091(A) , 2915.13
Prior Effective Dates: 7/3/2003