4501:1-13-02 Certificate of title issued on power of attorney from a licensed motor vehicle dealer.

(A) A clerk may issue a certificate of title applied for by an agent of a licensed motor vehicle dealer when the agent has a valid, current, and properly executed power of attorney from the dealer.

(B) The agent for the licensed motor vehicle dealer shall present proof of the agent's identity in the form of a state driver's license, state issued identification card, or other form of identification deemed acceptable by the registrar.

(C) In accordance with section 2921.13 of the Revised Code, licensed motor vehicle dealers and agents who make false statements on the power of attorney may be found guilty of falsification, or falsification in a theft offense.

Replaces: 4501:1-13-02

Effective: 3/23/2015
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 09/01/2019
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: R.C. 4501.02
Rule Amplifies: R.C. 4505.08
Prior Effective Dates: 12/31/2011