173.99 Penalty.

(A) A long-term care provider, person employed by a long-term care provider, other entity, or employee of such other entity that violates division (C) of section 173.24 of the Revised Code is subject to a fine not to exceed one thousand dollars for each violation.

(B) Whoever violates division (C) of section 173.23 of the Revised Code is guilty of registering a false complaint, a misdemeanor of the first degree.

(C) A long-term care provider, other entity, or person employed by a long-term care provider or other entity that violates division (E) of section 173.19 of the Revised Code by denying a representative of the office of the state long-term care ombudsman program the access required by that division is subject to a fine not to exceed five hundred dollars for each violation.

(D) Whoever violates division (C) of section 173.44 of the Revised Code is subject to a fine of one hundred dollars.

Cite as R.C. § 173.99

History. Amended by 130th General Assembly File No. 25, HB 59, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2013.

Amended by 128th General AssemblyFile No.9, HB 1, §101.01, eff. 7/17/2009.

Effective Date: 06-12-1990; 09-29-2005; 07-01-2007