The opportunities for Ohioans with disabilities commission shall hold its first meeting at the call of the governor, and at that meeting, shall elect one of its members as chairperson and adopt rules governing the time and place of regular meetings, which shall be held not less than once every four months. Special meetings shall be held at the call of the chairperson or any three members of the commission. The chairperson shall serve for four years, unless removed earlier by a majority vote of the commission, and shall be ineligible to serve as chairperson during the succeeding four years. Each member of the commission, before entering upon the duties of office, shall take and subscribe an oath to uphold the constitution and laws of the United States and this state and to perform the duties of office honestly, faithfully, and impartially. Each member shall give a bond of five thousand dollars, with a sufficient surety approved by the treasurer of state. After approval, the bond shall be filed with the secretary of state. If the bond is executed by a surety company, the premiums on it shall be paid from the funds appropriated for the expenses of the opportunities for Ohioans with disabilities agency.
Amended by 130th General Assembly File No. 25, HB 59, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2013.
Effective Date: 09-09-1970