4301-1-01 Definitions.

(A) As used in this chapter and Chapters 4301-2, 4301-3, 4301-5, and 4301-9 of the Administrative Code, all words and phrases defined in Chapter 4301. or 4303. of the Revised Code shall have the same meaning as defined therein.

(B) For purposes of this chapter and Chapters 4301-2, 4301-3, 4301-5, and 4301-9 of the Administrative Code:

(1) The word "broker" means a company that solicits sales of alcoholic beverages on behalf of a manufacturer or supplier but does not take possession of the alcoholic beverages in Ohio except as provided for either in Chapter 4301. or 4303. of the Revised Code, or in rules promulgated thereunder.

(2) The word "solicitor" means an individual who solicits Ohio liquor permit holders or the division of liquor control for sales of alcoholic beverages on behalf of a manufacturer, supplier, wholesale distributor, or broker but does not take possession of the alcoholic beverages in Ohio, except as provided for either in Chapter 4301. or 4303. of the Revised Code, or in rules promulgated thereunder.

(3) The word "supplier" means a company that sells alcoholic beverages in Ohio for resale at wholesale. A supplier does not manufacture or take possession of the alcoholic beverages in Ohio except as provided for either in Chapter 4301. or 4303. of the Revised Code, or in rules promulgated thereunder.

Effective: 6/1/2016
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 03/11/2016 and 06/01/2021
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4301.021, 4303.25
Rule Amplifies: 4301.021, 4301.10, 4303.25
Prior Effective Dates: 09/01/03