The county auditor shall, on or before ninety days after the close of the fiscal year, prepare a financial report of the county for the preceding fiscal year in such form as prescribed by the auditor of state. Upon completing the report, the county auditor shall publish notice that the report has been completed and is available for public inspection at the office of the county auditor. The notice shall be published once in a newspaper of general circulation in the county . If there is no newspaper of general circulation in the county, then publication is required in the newspaper of general circulation in an adjoining county that has the largest circulation in that adjoining county. The report shall contain at least the information required by section 117.38 of the Revised Code, and a copy shall be filed with the auditor of state.
No county auditor shall fail or neglect to prepare the report or publish notice of completion of the report as required by this section.
Amended by 129th General AssemblyFile No.28, HB 153, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2011.
Effective Date: 05-08-1996 .