The secretary of state shall report by December 31 in each even-numbered year to the general assembly on the operation of the filing office. The report shall contain a statement of the extent to which:
(A) The filing-office rules are not in harmony with the rules of filing offices in other jurisdictions that enact substantially sections 1309.501 to 1309.527 of the Revised Code and the reasons for these variations; and
(B) The filing-office rules are not in harmony with the most recent version of the model rules promulgated by the international association of corporate administrators, or any successor organization, and the reasons for these variations.
Effective Date: 07-01-2001 .