4734.99 Penalty.

(A) Whoever violates section 4734.14 or 4734.141 of the Revised Code is guilty of a felony of the fifth degree on a first offense, unless the offender previously has been convicted of or has pleaded guilty to a violation of section 2911.01 , 2911.02 , 2911.11 , 2911.12 , 2911.13 , 2913.02 , 2913.40 , 2913.47 , 2913.48 , 2913.51 , 2921.13 , 4715.09 , 4723.03 , 4725.02 , 4725.41 , 4729.27 , 4729.28 , 4729.36 , 4729.51 , 4729.61 , 4730.02 , 4731.41 , 4731.43 , 4731.46 , 4731.47 , 4731.60 , 4732.21 , 4741.18 , 4741.19 , 4755.48 , 4757.02 , 4759.02 , 4761.10 , or 4773.02 of the Revised Code or an offense under an existing or former law of this state, another state, or the United States that is or was substantially equivalent to a violation of any of those sections, in which case the offender is guilty of a felony of the fourth degree. For each subsequent offense, the offender is guilty of a felony of the fourth degree.

(B) Whoever violates section 4734.161 of the Revised Code is guilty of a misdemeanor of the first degree.

(C) Whoever violates division (A), (B), (C), or (D) of section 4734.32 of the Revised Code is guilty of a minor misdemeanor on a first offense; on each subsequent offense, the person is guilty of a misdemeanor of the fourth degree, except that an individual guilty of a subsequent offense shall not be subject to imprisonment, but to a fine alone of up to one thousand dollars for each offense.

Cite as R.C. § 4734.99

History. Effective Date: 04-10-2001; 2007 SB33 08-22-2007