1109.01 Bank powers, rights and privileges generally.

(A) A bank may use, exercise, and enjoy all of the powers, rights, and privileges of a corporation as set forth in section 1701.13 of the Revised Code, unless otherwise provided in its articles of incorporation and except as otherwise expressly limited by Chapters 1101. to 1127. of the Revised Code. The powers authorized under this division include the power to receive any property of any description, or any interest in property, by gift, devise, or bequest, and to make donations for the public welfare or for charitable, scientific, or educational purposes.

(B) A bank may perform all acts necessary to carry into effect the powers authorized by Title XI [11] of the Revised Code and the purposes for which the bank was created.

Effective Date: 01-01-1997