Section 173.95 | Best practices to prevent elder fraud and financial exploitation.
(A) The director of aging, the director of commerce, the director of job and family services, and the attorney general or the attorney general's designee, in consultation with county departments of job and family services, adult protective services agencies, the Ohio bankers league, the community bankers association of Ohio, the securities industry and financial markets association, and the Ohio credit union league, shall work together to do all of the following:
(1) Develop best practices and standards for preventing elder fraud and financial exploitation ;
(2) Provide education on elder fraud and financial exploitation;
(3) Ensure that victims of elder fraud and exploitation have access to available services and resources.
(B) The director of aging, the director of commerce, and the director of job and family services shall create a report of the best practices and standards developed under division (A)(1) of this section and shall provide a copy of that report to the governor, the president and minority leader of the senate, and the speaker and minority leader of the house of representatives not later than December 1, 2019.
Available Versions of this Section
- March 20, 2019 – Enacted by Senate Bill 158 - 132nd General Assembly [ View March 20, 2019 Version ]