There is hereby created in the state treasury the justice program services fund. The fund shall consist of the court costs designated for the fund pursuant to section 2949.094 of the Revised Code, twenty-five cents of each fee collected under sections 4501.34, 4503.26, 4506.08, and 4509.05 of the Revised Code as specified in those sections, plus on and after October 1, 2009, twenty-five cents of each fee collected under sections 4505.14 and 4519.63 of the Revised Code as specified in those sections, and all money collected by the division of criminal justice services for nonfederal purposes, including subscription fees for participating in the Ohio incident-based reporting system under division (C) of section 5502.62 of the Revised Code, unless otherwise designated by law. The justice program services fund shall be used to pay costs of administering the operations of the division of criminal justice services, except that the director of budget and management may transfer excess money from the justice program services fund to the state highway safety fund if the director of public safety determines that the amount of money in the justice program services fund exceeds the amount required to cover such costs incurred by the office of criminal justice services and requests the director of budget and management to make the transfer.
Amended by 128th General Assemblych.142,HB 2, §101.01, eff. 7/1/2009.
Effective Date: 2007 HB67 07-03-2007; 2009 HB2 07-01-2009