(A) The Ohio commission on service and volunteerism shall establish and maintain an educational program that does all of the following:
(1) Makes available to parents and guardians of children notice about the provisions of sections 109.574 to 109.577 , section 121.401 , and section 121.402 of the Revised Code and information about how to keep children safe when they are under the care, custody, or control of a person other than the parent or guardian;
(2) Makes available to organizations and entities information regarding the best methods of screening and supervising volunteers, how to obtain a criminal records check of a volunteer, confidentiality issues relating to reports of criminal records checks, and record keeping regarding the reports;
(3) Makes available to volunteers information regarding the possibility of being subjected to a criminal records check and displaying appropriate behavior to minors;
(4) Makes available to children advice on personal safety and information on what action to take if someone takes inappropriate action towards a child.
(B) The program shall begin making the materials described in this section available not later than March 22, 2002.
Amended by 129th General AssemblyFile No.28, HB 153, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2011.
Amended by 128th General AssemblyFile No.9, HB 1, §101.01, eff. 7/17/2009.
Effective Date: 03-22-2001
Related Legislative Provision: See 129th General AssemblyFile No.39, SB 171, §4