1333.23 Disposition of cleaned articles left in storage without charges paid.

Any garment, clothing, wearing apparel, or household goods that are placed in storage and that remain in the possession of a person without the reasonable or agreed charges for the storage having been paid for twelve months, and any garment, clothing, wearing apparel, or household goods on which any of the services or labor described in section 1333.22 of the Revised Code have been performed, that subsequently have been placed in storage by agreement and that remain in the possession of a person without the reasonable or agreed charges for the services, labor, and storage having been paid for twelve months may be sold by that person to pay those charges and the costs of notifying the owner of the garment, clothing, wearing apparel, or household goods as described in this section and in section 1333.24 of the Revised Code or may be given away or otherwise disposed of by that person if the person cannot sell the garment, clothing, wearing apparel, or household goods. The person to whom the charges are owed shall notify the owner of the garment, clothing, wearing apparel, or household goods of the time and place of the proposed sale or other disposition of it in accordance with section 1333.24 of the Revised Code. This section does not apply to a person operating as a warehouse as defined in section 1307.102 of the Revised Code.

Amended by 129th General AssemblyFile No.9, HB 9, §1, eff. 6/29/2011.

Effective Date: 07-22-1994