Section 2921.14 | Making or causing false report of child abuse or neglect.
(A) No person shall knowingly make or cause another person to make a false report under division (B) of section 2151.421 of the Revised Code alleging that any person has committed an act or omission that resulted in a child being an abused child as defined in section 2151.031 of the Revised Code or a neglected child as defined in section 2151.03 of the Revised Code.
(B) Whoever violates this section is guilty of making or causing a false report of child abuse or child neglect, a misdemeanor of the first degree.
Available Versions of this Section
- April 11, 1991 – Senate Bill 3 - 118th General Assembly [ View April 11, 1991 Version ]