109:4-1-12 Notice of public meetings.

(A) This rule is adopted by the office of the attorney general, consumer protection section, pursuant to section 119.03 of the Revised Code, and in compliance with section 121.22 of the Revised Code.

(B) Any person may obtain reasonable notification of the time and place of all regularly scheduled meetings and the time, place, and purpose of all special meetings which are held by the office of the attorney general, consumer protection section, for the purpose of conducting public hearings pursuant to division (B)(1) of section 1345.05 of the Revised Code by requesting such advance notification from the "Administrative Division of the Consumer Protection Section, Office of the Attorney General, Rhodes State Office Tower, Columbus, Ohio 43215." Such request shall be in writing and include self-addressed, stamped envelopes. Notice of the time, place and type of business to be discussed at the meeting will be mailed to such persons at least four calendar days before the meeting unless the meeting is an emergency meeting.

(C) Any representative of the news media may obtain twenty-four hours advance notification of a special meeting which is to be held for the purpose of conducting public hearings pursuant to division (B)(1) of section 1345.05 of the Revised Code by requesting such advance notification from the administrative division of the consumer protection section. Such request shall be in writing and include the proper name of the recipient of such notification, the mailing address and telephone number.

(D) Any representative of the news media may obtain immediate notification of the time, place and purpose of any emergency meeting of the office of the attorney general, consumer protection section, which is to be held for the purpose of conducting public hearings pursuant to division (B)(1) of section 1345.05 of the Revised Code by requesting such advance notification from the administrative division of the consumer protection section. Such request shall be in writing and include the proper name of the recipient of such notification, the mailing address and telephone number.

Effective: 06/09/2014
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/20/2014 and 05/29/2019
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 1345.05
Rule Amplifies: 1345.05
Prior Effective Dates: 12-11-77, 6-15-98