1331.99 Violation; penalty.

(A)

(1) Whoever violates section 1331.04 of the Revised Code is guilty of conspiracy against trade. Except as provided in division (A)(2) of this section, a conspiracy against trade is a felony of the fifth degree.

(2) If any of the following conditions apply, the conspiracy against trade is a felony of the fourth degree:

(a) The amount of the contract or the amount of the sale of commodities or services involved is seven thousand five hundred dollars or more.

(b) The conspiracy against trade relates to a contract with or the sale of commodities or services to or from a local, state, or federal governmental entity.

(c) The contract or sale of commodities or services involves, in whole or in part, funding to or from a local, state, or federal governmental entity.

(B) Whoever violates section 1331.02 of the Revised Code is guilty of a felony of the fifth degree.

(C) Whoever violates division (L) of section 1331.16 of the Revised Code is guilty of a misdemeanor of the first degree.

(D) Whoever violates section 1331.15 of the Revised Code is guilty of a misdemeanor of the second degree.

Amended by 131st General Assembly File No. TBD, SB 227, §1, eff. 4/6/2017.

Effective Date: 07-01-1996 .