Chapter 109:5-6 Arson Offender Registry
(A) "BCI&I" means the bureau of criminal identification and investigation.
(B) "Registry" means the registry created by BCI&I pursuant to division (E)(2) of section 2909.15 of the Revised Code.
(C) All terms that are defined in section 2909.13 of the Revised Code have the same meanings when used in this chapter.
(A) Notice of registration duties to sheriff of the county where the arson offender intends to reside - The judge, official or official's designee required to provide notice of the duty to register to an arson offender under division (A) of section 2909.14 of the Revised Code shall determine the county in which the arson offender intends to reside and mail a copy of the signed notice prescribed by the attorney general to the sheriff of that county, unless the person providing notice is the sheriff of the county in which the arson offender intends to reside. If the person providing the notice is the sheriff of the county in which the arson offender intends to reside, that sheriff shall retain a copy of the signed notice.
(B) Notice of confinement of registered arson offender or out-of-state arson offender - The official in charge of a jail, workhouse, state correctional institution, or other institution shall notify the attorney general if a registered arson offender or out-of-state arson offender is confined in the jail, workhouse, state correctional institution or other institution by entering the information into the registry using electronic means provided by the superintendent of BCI&I.