2329.90 Uniform foreign country money judgments recognition act definitions.

As used in sections 2329.90 to 2329.94 of the Revised Code:

(A) "Foreign country" means a governmental unit other than the United States and other than a state, district, commonwealth, territory, or insular possession of the United States.

(B) "Foreign country judgment" means any judgment of a foreign country that grants or denies the recovery of a sum of money, other than the following types of judgments:

(1) A judgment for taxes;

(2) A judgment imposing a fine or other monetary penalty;

(3) A judgment for support involving matrimonial or family matters.

Effective Date: 08-29-1985 .