There is hereby established the Ohio council for interstate adult offender supervision pursuant to Article IV of the interstate compact for adult offender supervision. The council shall be comprised of at least twelve members. One member shall be the compact administrator for this state for the interstate compact for adult offender supervision or the administrator's designee. The speaker of the house of representatives shall appoint one member, shall be of the house of representatives. The president of the senate shall appoint one member, who shall be a member of the senate. The chief justice of the supreme court shall appoint three members, two of whom shall be members of the judiciary. The governor shall appoint five members, including a representative of a crime victim's organization, a member of the executive branch, a prosecuting attorney, a member of the state public defender's office, and a chief probation officer. The attorney general shall appoint one member, who shall be from the bureau of criminal identification and investigation. The director of rehabilitation and correction shall appoint as many additional members as the director considers necessary to fulfill the mission of the compact. The Ohio council for interstate adult offender supervision is not subject to section 101.84 of the Revised Code.
Each appointee to the state council shall be appointed in consultation with the department of rehabilitation and correction and shall serve at the pleasure of the appointing authority. The members of the council shall serve without compensation, but each member shall be reimbursed for the member's actual and necessary expenses incurred in the performance of the member's official duties on the council.
The compact administrator for this state for the interstate compact for adult offender supervision, or the administrator's designee, shall serve as commissioner of the state council and as this state's representative to the interstate commission established under Article III of that compact.
Amended by 130th General Assembly File No. 25, HB 59, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2013.
Effective Date: 07-24-2002
Related Legislative Provision: See 129th General AssemblyFile No.39, SB 171, §4