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Rule 109:5-5-01 | Definitions.


When used in Chapter 109:5-5 of the Administrative Code:

(A) "DNA analysis," "DNA database," "DNA record" and "DNA specimen" have the same meanings as in section 109.573 of the Revised Code.

(B) "Computerized criminal history" means bureau of criminal identification and investigation's fingerprint-based criminal history database records collected, maintained and disseminated pursuant to sections 109.57, 109.571 and 109.60 of the Revised Code, including records maintained or received through the Ohio law enforcement gateway database, the Ohio law enforcement automated data system and livescan data system.

(C) "Agency" and "agencies" means law enforcement agencies and criminal justice agencies that are authorized to collect arrestee and convicted offender DNA samples under section 2901.07 of the Revised Code.

Last updated September 27, 2021 at 12:19 PM

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: R.C. 109.573(H), R.C. 2901.07(C)
Amplifies: R.C. 109.573, R.C. 2901.07
Five Year Review Date: 9/27/2026