721.27 Transfer, lease or conveyance of hospital property by municipal corporation to county.

(A) The actions specified in division (B) of this section may be taken without competitive bidding as required by sections 721.03 and 721.15 of the Revised Code.

(B) A municipal corporation may, by ordinance, authorize the transfer, lease, or conveyance of any real property, upon which it has acquired, established, erected, or maintained a hospital, together with any personal property suitable for such hospital, to either of the following:

(1) A board of county commissioners, upon such lawful terms as are agreed upon between the municipal corporation and the board of county commissioners;

(2) Any person for purposes of providing medical services other than hospital services, if the municipal corporation determines that the transfer, lease, or conveyance is reasonably related to the proper operation of the hospital.

Effective Date: 10-12-1959; 04-27-2005 .