There is hereby created in the state treasury the savings institutions fund.
The savings institutions fund shall be assessed a proportionate share of the administrative costs of the department of commerce and the division of financial institutions. The proportionate share of the administrative costs of the division of financial institutions shall be determined in accordance with procedures prescribed by the superintendent of financial institutions and approved by the director of budget and management. Such assessment shall be paid from the savings institutions fund to the division of administration fund or the financial institutions fund.
An amount equal to the appropriation from the savings institutions fund shall be transferred to the fund from the general revenue fund by the director of budget and management. All fees, assessments, charges, and forfeitures collected under Chapters 1151., 1155., 1161., and 1163. of the Revised Code shall be paid by the superintendent into the state treasury to the credit of the savings institutions fund. Such moneys shall be utilized to reimburse in full during the same fiscal year the general revenue fund for moneys transferred to the savings institutions fund. Any moneys paid to the superintendent pursuant to Chapters 1151., 1155., 1161., and 1163. of the Revised Code but not expended or encumbered by the superintendent either to reimburse the general revenue fund or to defray the costs of regulating savings and loan associations and savings banks shall remain in the savings institutions fund for expenditure by the superintendent in subsequent years.
Effective Date: 06-30-1999 .