135.96 Implementing program.

(A) The treasurer of state shall take all steps, including the development of guidelines, necessary to implement the assistive technology device linked deposit program established under sections 135.91 to 135.97 of the Revised Code and monitor compliance of eligible lending institutions and eligible individuals with disabilities.

(B)

(1) Annually, by the first day of February, the treasurer of state shall report on the assistive technology device linked deposit program established under sections 135.91 to 135.97 of the Revised Code for the preceding calendar year to the governor, the speaker of the house of representatives, and the president of the senate.

(2) The report required by division (B)(1) of this section shall set forth the assistive technology device linked deposits made by the treasurer of state under the program during the year and shall include information regarding both of the following:

(a) The nature, terms, and amounts of the loans upon which the assistive technology device linked deposits were based;

(b) The eligible individuals with disabilities to whom the loans were made.

(3) The speaker of the house of representatives shall transmit copies of the report required by division (B)(1) of this section to the chairperson of the standing house of representatives committee that customarily considers legislation regarding family services, and the president of the senate shall transmit copies of the report to the chairperson of the standing senate committee that customarily considers legislation regarding family services.

Effective Date: 07-01-2000