2947.231 Pharmacy board investigative costs included in sentence.

If a business entity described in division (A)(2) or (3) of section 4729.541 of the Revised Code pleads guilty or no contest to or is found guilty of any criminal offense, the judge or magistrate shall include in the sentence any costs incurred by the state board of pharmacy in an investigation leading to the plea or conviction. Investigative costs include staff salaries, administrative costs, travel expenses, attorney's fees, and any other reasonable expense incurred by the board. The board shall set forth the costs the entity is required to pay in an itemized statement provided to the judge or magistrate.

Amended by 131st General Assembly File No. TBD, SB 319, §1, eff. 4/6/2017.

Effective Date: 2008 HB283 09-12-2008.