(A) The grain marketing program operating committee (committee) shall conduct activities that will create and return value to the producers and program while optimizing check-off contributions.
(B) The committee may charge interest on delinquent accounts.
(C) Elected or appointed members must be each of the following:
(1) Producers of wheat, barley, rye or oats;
(2) Subject to the assessment;
(3) An Ohio resident of legal voting age; and
(4) A resident within the district to which they are nominated, elected, or appointed.
(D) The qualifications set forth above shall continue during the term of the office. Except for redistricting, failure to maintain the qualifications set forth above shall result in a vacated committee membership.