(A) Money appropriated to the chancellor of the Ohio board of regents for the purposes of this division shall be paid at the times and in the amounts necessary to meet all payments required to be made by the chancellor to the Ohio public facilities commission pursuant to leases or agreements made under division (B) of section 154.21 of the Revised Code, as certified under division (C) of this section, including supplements to such certifications.
(B) The chancellor shall include in the estimate of proposed expenses submitted pursuant to section 126.02 of the Revised Code the estimated amounts of all such payments to be made by the chancellor. The chancellor shall include the estimated amounts of all such payments to be made by the chancellor in recommendations for appropriation required by division (J) of section 3333.04 of the Revised Code. The director of budget and management shall include in the state budget estimates provided for in section 126.02 of the Revised Code the estimated amount of all such payments to be made during the next biennium, and this amount shall be included in the state budget to be submitted by the governor to the general assembly pursuant to section 107.03 of the Revised Code.
(C) On the first day of July of each year, or as soon thereafter as is practicable, the chancellor or a vice-chancellor shall certify to the director the payments contracted to be made, during the period of the then current appropriations made for the purposes of division (A) of this section, to the commission by the chancellor pursuant to leases and agreements made under division (B) of section 154.21 of the Revised Code. The certification shall state the amounts and dates of payment required therefor and the amounts to be credited pursuant to such leases and agreements to the higher education bond service trust fund and other special funds established pursuant to Chapter 154. of the Revised Code. If the director finds such certification to be correct, the director shall promptly add the director's certification thereto and submit it to the treasurer of state. Such annual certification shall be supplemented in similar manner upon the execution of each new lease or agreement, any supplement to an existing lease or agreement, or any amendment thereof, affecting the amounts of those payments.
Effective Date: 09-05-2001; 2007 HB2 05-15-2007