164.20 Natural resource project definitions.

(A) Notwithstanding section 164.01 of the Revised Code, as used in sections 164.20 to 164.27 of the Revised Code, "local political subdivision" means a county, municipal corporation, township, conservancy district, soil and water conservation district, joint recreation district, park district, or other similar park authority.

(B) As used in sections 164.20 to 164.27 of the Revised Code, "nonprofit organization" means an organization that is exempt from federal income taxation pursuant to 26 U.S.C. 501(a) and described in 26 U.S.C. 501(c) and that has as one of its designated activities, as indicated on United States internal revenue service form 1023 "recognition of exemption," an activity that is directly related to the purposes for which grants may be issued under sections 164.20 to 164.27 of the Revised Code as described in divisions (A) and (B) of section 164.22 of the Revised Code.

(C) For the purposes of sections 164.20 to 164.27 of the Revised Code, the definition of "project" in section 164.01 of the Revised Code does not apply.

Effective Date: 07-26-2001