4551.02 Requiring true written statement.

Whenever any trees or boughs described in section 4551.01 of the Revised Code are being transported within this state by any person other than a person required by said section to have a bill of sale or invoice, a true written statement shall accompany such shipment, which written statement shall set forth:

(A) The location of the lands from which such trees or boughs were removed. Such statement of location shall include, but not be limited to, the township, county, and state in which said lands are located.

(B) The name, address, and telephone number of the owner of the lands from which such trees or boughs were removed;

(C) The name, address, and telephone number of the custodian of such lands if different from that of the owner. If the same, the statement shall so state.

(D) The name, address, and telephone number of the driver of the vehicle transporting such trees or boughs.

Such statement shall be signed by the owner or custodian of the lands from which such trees or boughs are removed or by the agent of either. The same written statement may be used for any number of shipments.

Cite as R.C. § 4551.02

History. Effective Date: 02-21-1967