Chapter 1501:17-11 Prohibitions Generally

1501:17-11-01 Disorderly conduct prohibited.

No person shall indulge in any noisy, boisterous, disorderly or indecent conduct; play games of chance, drink alcoholic beverages, or be intoxicated, or do any indecent, lascivious, lewd or improper acts within any state nature preserve or natural area.

Effective: 09/20/2010
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/25/2010 and 09/15/2015
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 1517.02
Rule Amplifies: 1517.021
Prior Effective Dates: 7/11/77, 7/25/95, 6/27/96, 10/1/07

1501:17-11-02 Transistor radios prohibited. [Rescinded].

Rescinded eff 10-1-07

1501:17-11-03 Model airplanes prohibited. [Rescinded].

Rescinded eff 10-1-07

1501:17-11-04 Alcoholic beverages prohibited.

No person shall bring into, possess, carry, serve, or drink alcoholic beverages within any nature preserve or natural area.

Effective: 09/20/2010
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/25/2010 and 09/15/2015
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 1517.02
Rule Amplifies: 1517.021
Prior Effective Dates: 7/11/77, 7/25/95, 10/1/07

1501:17-11-05 Special orders posted.

The division shall post in a conspicuous location within the access areas of any state nature preserve or natural area, special instructions, orders, and notices pertaining to the use of the area by the public. Such instructions, orders or notices shall pertain but are not limited to: Special hours of operation, emergency situations or other situations not otherwise covered in the rules. Declaration of posting shall originate with the chief of the division.

Effective: 09/20/2010
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/25/2010 and 09/15/2015
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 1517.02
Rule Amplifies: 1517.02
Prior Effective Dates: 7/11/77, 7/25/95

1501:17-11-06 Temporary closing of facilities.

(A) No person shall enter upon the confines of any state nature preserveor natural area or facility that has been temporarily closed or evacuated by the chief of the division or his appointed agent if it has been determined to be hazardous for public use due to weather, water, fire, construction or other situation involving public health, safety or welfare.

Effective: 09/20/2010
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/25/2010 and 09/15/2015
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 1517.02
Rule Amplifies: 1517.021
Prior Effective Dates: 7/11/77, 7/25/95, 10/1/07

1501:17-11-07 Failure to obey.

No person shall fail or refuse to comply with any reasonable order relating to the regulation, direction or control of traffic or to any other order lawfully given by any preserve officer or law enforcement officer acting under the authority of the department, or willfully resist, obstruct, or abuse any officer or other official in the execution of his office.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 06/08/2007 and 06/01/2012

Promulgated Under: 119.03

Statutory Authority: 1517.02

Rule Amplifies: 1517.02

Prior Effective Dates: 7-11-77