(A) A fee of twenty-five dollars shall accompany the first application for registration of a product within a market category as defined in rule 901:4-6-01 of the Administrative Code. Thereafter no fee shall be required for registration of additional products within a market category. If an application is rejected for any reason, the fee shall be returned.
All applications received after June first of any given calendar year, are subject to a pro-rated licensing fee. The pro-rated fee will only be granted to a company in their first year of participation in the Ohio proud program.
(B) All monies received from product registration fees and the sale of logotypes and promotional materials shall be credited to a dedicated rotary fund and used to finance the Ohio proud program.