1161.23 Receiving deposits.

(A)

(1) A savings bank may receive money on deposit or stock deposits from any persons, firms, corporations, and courts, or their agents, officers, and appointees, and may pay interest thereon. When the deposits are made to the joint account of two or more persons, whether adults or minors, with a joint order to the savings bank that the deposits or any part thereof are to be payable on the order of any of the joint depositors, and to continue to be so payable notwithstanding the death or incapacity of one or more of the persons making them, the account shall be payable to any of the survivors or order notwithstanding the death or incapacity. No recovery shall be had against the savings bank for amounts so paid and charged to the account. A savings bank may charge fees in connection with the administration of accounts and deposits established under this chapter.

(2) A savings bank may receive deposits of moneys of the state, or any county or subdivision of the state, pursuant to and in compliance with Chapter 135. of the Revised Code.

(3) Subject to regulation of the United States treasury department, a savings bank may act as a depository for federal taxes and as a treasury tax and loan depository. A savings bank may permit these accounts to be subject to immediate withdrawal.

(B) In addition to the custodian power authorized by division (A) of this section, a savings bank may specifically serve as custodian for any fund which qualifies, at the time the savings bank becomes custodian, for tax treatment under section 408 of the "Internal Revenue Code of 1986," 100 Stat. 2085, 26 U.S.C.A. 1 , as amended.

Effective Date: 10-23-1991