956.18 High volume breeder kennel control license fund.

(A) All money collected by the director of agriculture from license fees under section 956.07 and civil penalties assessed under section 956.13 of the Revised Code shall be deposited in the state treasury to the credit of the high volume breeder kennel control license fund, which is hereby created. The fund shall also consist of money appropriated to it.

(B) No money may be released from the fund without controlling board approval. The director shall request the controlling board to release money in an amount not to exceed two million five hundred thousand dollars per biennium.

(C) The director shall use the money in the fund for the purpose of administering this chapter and rules adopted under it.

Amended by 130th General Assembly File No. 25, HB 59, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2013.

Added by 129th General AssemblyFile No.150, SB 130, §1, eff. 3/13/2013.