3599.22 Prohibitions concerning printing of ballots.

(A) No person employed to print or engage in printing the official ballots shall knowingly do any of the following:

(1) Print or cause or permit to be printed an official ballot other than the official ballot furnished by the board of elections;

(2) Print or permit to be printed more ballots than are delivered to the board;

(3) Appropriate, give, deliver, or knowingly permit to be taken away any of such ballots by a person other than the person authorized by law to do so;

(4) Print such ballots on paper other than that provided in the contract with the board;

(5) Package or deliver to the board fewer ballots than the number the board directed to be printed.

(B) Whoever violates division (A) of this section is guilty of a misdemeanor of the first degree.

Effective Date: 12-09-1997 .