9.498 Legislative intent.

The general assembly intends that any limitations on entering into a contingency fee contract, as provided by sections 9.491 to 9.495 of the Revised Code, are to be applied only to contracts with a private attorney retained on a contingency fee basis by the state. These limitations shall not apply to contingency fee contracts between private parties and contracts not involving the state.

Added by 131st General Assembly File No. TBD, SB 38, §1, eff. 8/12/2015.