3349.28 Further provisions in agreements.

Agreements under section 3349.27 of the Revised Code may make further provisions for any one or more of the following as, and in the manner that, the parties thereto may determine:

(A) The continued existence of any schools, colleges, departments, and degree or training programs and courses, whether undergraduate, graduate, professional, adult, community, technical, evening, or otherwise;

(B) The continuation of the use of a name or other designation of any building, property, scholarship, fund, college, professorship, and other matters;

(C) The interim support or assistance of the state university by the municipal corporation by taxes or otherwise to the extent of the benefits to the municipal corporation from said agreement as determined by the legislative authority thereof, including, without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the interim levy and collection of any tax theretofore authorized by the electors of the municipal corporation to be levied for the benefit of the municipal university and for the application of the proceeds of such tax to such purposes of the state university as will best fulfill the purpose of such tax. Such continued support or assistance for a period ending not later than the last day of the calendar year next succeeding that in which the transfer takes place is hereby authorized, and any taxes therefor may be levied pursuant to Chapter 5705. of the Revised Code, or the charter of such municipal corporation.

(D) The assumption, funding, or refunding by the state university of outstanding bonds and other evidences of indebtedness issued by the board of directors of the municipal university and the making of provisions for payment thereof, provided that the same shall not be general obligations of the state and the faith and credit of the state shall not be pledged to the payment thereof, but the same shall continue to be payable only from the revenues pledged thereto pursuant to sections 3349.04 to 3349.08 , inclusive, of the Revised Code;

(E) The assumption by the board of trustees of the state university of any contractual obligations, trusts, commitments, and duties incurred or assumed by or on behalf of the board of directors of the municipal university, provided that no contract not specifically assumed by the board of trustees in said agreement or in a separate agreement with a contracting party, shall be binding on the board of trustees of the state university, or the state;

(F) The continuation and the assignment and assumption, of obligations under contracts or other agreements with counties, municipal corporations, townships, and boards of education, provided that the assignment of any such obligation is not binding upon any such county, municipal corporation, township, or board of education unless duly approved on its behalf; and the authority, under the Revised Code, of any such county, municipal corporation, township, and board of education to levy any tax which may be found necessary to meet its obligations under any such contract or agreement with the municipal university is hereby extended to apply to the obligations under any such continued contract or agreement with the state university, or any renewal, modification, or extension thereof or new contract or agreement entered into for the development, maintenance, or operation of the state university by any such county, municipal corporation, township, or board of education, which new contract or agreement is hereby authorized;

(G) The continuation of, including modification or expansion of the scope of, any contracts or other agreements with the municipal corporation with which the municipal university is identified, or with any other political subdivision or taxing district, calling for the rendering of professional and technical services, including, without limiting the generality of the foregoing, chemical analyses, engineering reports, special library services, and refresher courses for educational personnel;

(H) The transfer to the state university of any appropriations theretofore made by the general assembly for the benefit of the municipal university, subject to the provisions of the appropriation measure;

(I) The retention by the state university, and the status and salaries of, officers, administrators, faculty, and employees of the municipal university;

(J) The pension and retirement rights of officers, administrators, faculty, and employees of the municipal university, as well as other contractual arrangements of the municipal university with such persons;

(K) The time such agreement, or parts thereof, shall take effect;

(L) Procedures for the amendment of the agreement, including designation of the parties to execute or approve such amendments;

(M) Such other provisions as may be deemed necessary or appropriate, including provisions under section 3349.29 of the Revised Code.

Cite as R.C. § 3349.28

History. Effective Date: 11-11-1965