GENERAL INDEX
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A-1 AGRICULTURAL DISTRICT
   height, lot area and yard
requirements    1161.03
   requirements    1133.05
   uses
      accessory
         conditional    1133.04
         permitted     1133.03
      principal
         conditional     1133.02
         permitted     1133.01
ABANDONMENT
   animal     505.04
   excavations     521.03
   refrigerator, airtight
container   521.01
ACCIDENT
   impounding vehicle          303.08
   injurious material on street    311.01
   off-highway motorcycle   375.07
   property other than
street, on    335.13, 335.14
   realty, damaging    335.14
   snowmobile or all purpose
vehicle     375.07
   street, on     335.12
   unattended vehicle    335.12, 335.13
ADOPTION BY REFERENCE
   Ohio Fire Code            1501.01
ADVERTISING
   license
      exceptions   705.03
      fees   705.02
      required   705.01
   massage, unlawful advertising   533.14
   penalty      705.99
   traffic control device, on   313.07
AIDING OR ABETTING             501.10
AIR POLLUTION
   noxious or offensive odors    521.09
   vehicle air cleaner required   337.25
AIRTIGHT CONTAINER
   abandoned     521.01
ALARM
   false alarm    509.07
ALCOHOL (see INTOXICANTS;
INTOXICATION)
ALLEY
   defined               301.03
   parking in      351.11
   right of way
      entering      331.17
      leaving     331.22, 331.23
   speed limit      333.03
   turning into     331.11
ALL PURPOSE VEHICLE
   accident report               375.07
   bicycle path use prohibited   373.11
   certificate of title   375.08
   definitions      375.01
   equipment     375.02
   operation
      permitted     375.04
      prohibited      375.03
   operator's license     375.05
   registration     375.06
   rules       375.09
   speed limits   375.08
   Traffic Code application      375.03
AMUSEMENT DEVICES
   definitions   709.01
   gambling prohibited   709.05
   inspections   709.06
   license
      application; fee   709.03
      duration; nontransferable   709.04
      required   709.02
      revocation   709.07
   penalty      709.99
AMUSEMENT, PLACE OF
   trespass on place of
         public amusement   541.10
ANNEXATIONS
   conditions   121.05
ANIMAL-DRAWN VEHICLES
   freeway, prohibited on     303.06(b)
   lights, emblem     337.10
ANIMALS
   abandoning     505.04
   assistance dog, assaulting   525.15
   barking or howling dogs      505.09
   bites     505.10
   coloring; poultry sale
         or display     505.12
     cruelty    
      companion animals, to    505.071
    generally    505.07
   dangerous wild animals   505.13
   definitions   505.001
   dog registration      505.03
   dogs, dangerous   505.14
   excrement, removal of   505.08(b), (c)
   freeway, on     303.06
   hunting prohibited     505.11
   impounding and disposition    505.02
   killing or injuring     505.05
   noxious odors from shelters        521.09
   nuisance        505.08
   poisoning     505.06
   police dog or horse   525.15
   running at large     505.01
   sidewalk, defacing     521.04
   snakes, restricted   505.13
   street, on     303.05
APPEAL
   fence permit denial     1169.09(b)
   Ohio Fire Code       1501.13
   peddlers and solicitors   721.05
   Zoning Code      1127.01 et seq.
AREA REQUIREMENTS
   modifications and
         exceptions   1181.01
ARREST
   resisting                  525.09
ARSON
   conditions governing        541.02
   determining property value    541.01
   posting laws     1511.04
ASSAULT
   domestic violence     537.14
   inciting to violence   509.011
   negligent     537.04
   physical harm     537.03
   temporary protection order    537.15
   vehicular assault in
         construction zone   
537.021
ASSEMBLY
   disturbing lawful     509.04
   public place, nonsmoking     521.10
   street, on; permit     311.02
ASSURED CLEAR
DISTANCE      331.09, 333.03
ATTEMPT      501.09
B-1 NEIGHBORHOOD BUSINESS
         DISTRICT
   height, lot area and yard
requirements        1161.03
   principal buildings      1161.01
   requirements      1141.05
   uses
      accessory
         conditional     1141.04
         permitted    1141.03
      principal
         conditional     1141.02
         permitted     1141.01
B-2 CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT
   height, lot area and yard
requirements      1161.03
   principal buildings     1161.01
   requirements    1143.05
   uses
      accessory
         conditional     1143.04
         permitted     1143.03
      principal
         conditional     1143.03
         permitted     1143.01
B-3 HIGHWAY-ORIENTED BUSINESS
DISTRICT
   height, lot area and yard
requirements      1161.03
   principal buildings     1161.01
   requirements     1145.05
   uses
      accessory
         conditional       1145.04
         permitted     1145.03
      principal
         conditional     1145.02
         permitted    1145.01
BAD CHECK     545.09
BARRICADES AND WARNING LIGHTS
   required     521.03
BEER (see INTOXICANTS;
INTOXICATION)
BETTING (see GAMBLING)
BICYCLE (see also MOTORCYCLE)
   bell, signal device     373.05
   brakes     373.06
   defined     301.04
   electric      373.12
   freeway, on     303.06
   handle bars   373.02
   lights                 373.06
   motorized       301.04(b), 373.10
   parking      373.09
   paths exclusively for bicycles   373.11
   reckless operation    373.02(d), 373.08
   reflector      373.06
   riding abreast      373.04
   right side of street      373.07
   seat, use      373.02
   Traffic Code application      373.01
   traffic rules, obedience     373.07
   vehicle, attaching to     373.03
BINGO
   definitions      517.01(r) et seq.
     exceptions    517.13
   instant bingo    
      charitable organizations    517.09
      conduct    517.07
      location    517.10
      veteran’s or fraternal
         organization    517.14
     methods of conducting     517.06
   operator prohibitions    517.12
   raffles       517.08
   records    517.11
BIRDS (see ANIMALS)
BLACKJACK (see WEAPONS)
BLIND PERSON
   right of way     371.02
BOND
   community antenna television
system   713.16
BONFIRES                       1511.04
BOOKMAKING (see GAMBLING)
BOUNDARIES, MINIMUM   Chtr. 1.02
BRAKES (see VEHICLE EQUIPMENT)
BRASS KNUCKLES (see WEAPONS)
BRIDGE
   dropping objects onto
      highway or waters   541.09
      railroad cars,
         tracks, engine, etc.    553.05
   parking on prohibited      351.03
   pedestrian on    371.10 
   speed on           333.05
BUDGET
   adjustments, limited   121.04
BUFFER ZONES
   construction   1170.06
   procedure   1170.04
   sites affected   1170.03
   standards   1170.07
BUILDING
   defined                  1121.01(a)(10)
   erection, reconstruction,
alteration        1131.02
   moving (see MOVING BUILDINGS)
   numbering (see BUILDING NUMBERING)
   permit (see BUILDING PERMIT)
   unsafe (see UNSAFE STRUCTURES)
BUILDING NUMBERING
   assignment and placement     1325.02
   penalty     1325.99
   required     1325.01
BUILDING PERMIT
   application     1125.01(b)
   fees     1315.02
   grant or refusal     1125.01(a)
   pending applications     1125.06
   required     1315.01
BUMPERS   337.29
BURNS (see WOUNDS and BURNS)
BUS (see also COMMERCIAL AND
HEAVY VEHICLE)
   defined                       301.05
   school bus
      defined        301.35
      discharging children     331.38
      driving regulations     331.38
      stopping for      331.38
   stops, parking in      351.10
BUSINESS DISTRICT
   defined      301.06
   speed      333.03
CABLE TELEVISION (see    COMMUNITY ANTENNA
         TELEVISION SYSTEM)
CANDY
   adulterated     537.13
CARRYING CONCEALED
WEAPONS       549.02
CAR SEAT, CHILDREN'S   337.26
CAT (see ANIMALS)
CATTLE (see ANIMALS)
CELL PHONE
    dissemination of private sexual
          image   533.15
   texting while driving prohibited   333.11
   use prohibited while driving   335.032
CELLULAR OR WIRELESS
      COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS
   approval standards   1173.04, 1173.05
   definitions   1173.02
   maintenance   1173.06
   purpose   1173.01
   removal   1173.06
   use regulations   1173.03
CERTIFICATE OF TITLE
   motor vehicle   335.08
   off-highway motorcycle, all
         purpose vehicle   375.08
CHARTER REVIEW
      COMMISSION   Chtr.12.02, 12.03
CHEATING                  517.05
CHECKS
   passing bad   545.09
CHILDREN (see JUVENILE; MINOR)
CHILD RESTRAINT SYSTEM    337.26
CIGARETTES, TOBACCO OR ALTERNATE NICOTINE PRODUCTS
   illegal distribution to minors     537.16
CIVIL RIGHTS
   interfering with     525.13
   ethnic intimidation   541.08
CIVIL SERVICE BOARD    CHTR. 9.01, 9.02
CLERK-TREASURER
   as Flood Damage Prevention
Administrator     1333.12
   interest charges on past due
      accounts   135.05
   merger of offices    135.01
   purchase of fuel   135.02
CODIFIED ORDINANCES (see also
ORDINANCES AND RESOLUTIONS)
   conflict provisions   101.06
   definitions   101.02
   designation; citation; heading   101.01
   determination of
legislative intent   101.07
   penalty      101.99
   revivor; effect of
amendment or repeal   101.04
      rules of construction   101.03
      section references   101.05
      severability   101.08
COERCION                 537.09
COIN MACHINE
   definition       545.01
   slug use      545.11
   tampering      545.12
COMMERCIAL AND HEAVY VEHICLE
   air cleaner required   337.25
   brakes       337.18
   chains, spikes or lugs      339.10
   definitions     341.01
   explosives, transporting     339.06
   height, maximum     339.03
   highway maintenance vehicle   301.161
   length, maximum     339.03
   lights (see VEHICLE LIGHTS)
   loads (see VEHICLE LOADS)
   local streets, use      339.02
   mud flaps     339.05
   mud, tracking       339.08
   parking prohibitions   351.15
   permit, special     339.01, 339.02
   road service vehicle   301.321, 333.031
   route information on request    339.04
   slower vehicles to use
right lane       331.01
   slow-moving, lights and
emblem       337.10
   State route, use     339.01, 339.02
   towing requirements       339.07
   truck defined      301.49
   truck routes      339.02
   wheel protectors      339.05
   width, maximum       339.03
COMMERCIAL DRIVERS
   criminal offenses   341.05
   definitions   341.01
   employment   341.06
   exemptions   341.02
   operation   341.03
   prohibitions   341.04
COMMUNITY ANTENNA TELEVISION SYSTEM
   annexation, effect   713.04
   definitions   713.02
   discriminatory practices
prohibited   713.06
   forfeiture    713.15
   franchise
      fee      713.12
      term   713.17
   grant of nonexclusive
franchise   713.03
   liability and
indemnification   713.11
   manner of giving notices   713.18
   noncompetition with related
services   713.10
   performance bond   713.16
   rates      713.07
   rules and regulations   713.08
   separability   713.19
   service standards and
requirements   713.05
   short title   713.01
   street occupancy conditions   713.09
   tampering with installation   713.14
   transfer approval   713.13
COMMUNITY REINVESTMENT AREA
   annual inspection   195.09
   annual re-evaluation   195.08
   commercial and industrial
         application fee   
195.05
   eligibility   195.03
   established   195.02
   Housing Council   195.07
   Housing Officer   195.06
   percentage of tax exemption   195.04
   purpose   195.01
   Tax Incentive Review Council   195.07
COMPANIES (see ORGANIZATIONS)
COMPENSATION
   improper     525.11
COMPLICITY          501.10
COMPOUNDING A CRIME    525.04
COMPUTER CRIMES 501.01, 545.01
CONDITIONAL USES
   application; requirements    1125.03
   procedure      1125.05
CONTRACT
   interest, unlawful      525.10
   procedures   CHTR. 4.14
CONTROL
   physical     333.01
   reasonable     331.34, 333.08
CORONER’S VEHICLE
   exemption   303.041
   right of way   331.21
CORPORATION (see ORGANIZATION)
COUNCIL
   authority   CHTR. 4.01
   districting plan amendment   147.07
   meetings
      executive sessions   121.03
      regular   121.01
      special, notice   121.02
   organization   CHTR. 4.07
   qualifications   CHTR. 4.03
   quorum   CHTR. 4.04
   traffic control powers   305.01
   vacancies   CHTR. 4.06
COUNTERFEIT CONTROLLED
SUBSTANCES          513.13
COURT
   definitions     1121.01(a)(15) et seq.
   modifications and
exceptions            1181.01
   projections, into     1185.01
CREDIT CARD
   defined         545.01
   misuse      545.10
CRIME (see OFFENSE)
CRIMINAL DAMAGING AND
ENDANGERING      541.03
CRIMINAL MISCHIEF      541.04
CRIMINAL TOOLS   545.19
CROSSWALK
   defined     301.09
   obstructing     331.33
   parking on prohibited      351.03
   pedestrian right of way     371.01
CRUELTY
   animals      505.07, 505.071
   children      537.07
CULPABILITY
   criminal liability            501.07
   knowingly     501.08(b)
   mental states     501.08
   negligently      501.08(d)
   purposely      501.08(a)
   recklessly      501.08(c)
CURB
   cuts      905.05
   driving over             331.37
   parking on prohibited      351.03
CURFEW
   definitions   531.06
   employer's responsibility   531.04
   enforcement   531.05
   exceptions   531.02
   hours      531.01
   parental responsibility   531.03
   penalty      531.99
   probationary license   335.031
   temporary instruction permit   335.03
DANCES AND DANCE HALLS
   closing or vacating   717.12
   definitions   717.02
   exceptions   717.02
   hall license
      duration   717.08
      forfeiture; issuance of
new license   717.10
      investigation; inspection   717.06
      issuance   717.07
      posting    717.09
      required; fee   717.05
   penalty      717.99
   permit
      application   717.04
      required; fee   717.03
   right of entry   717.13
   sanitary conditions; stairways   717.11
DANGEROUS ORDNANCE (see also
WEAPONS)
   defined      549.01
   exceptions     549.01(k)
   failure to secure     549.05
   possession   545.19
DAY CARE CENTER 1121.01(a)(57)
DEFINITIONS
   culpability             501.08
   curfew      531.06
   dangerous ordnance           549.01
   detention      525.01
   drug abuse    513.01
   drug paraphernalia      513.12
   explosives      549.01
   fences        1169.03
   fireworks       1519.01
   flood hazard       1333.04
   gambling        517.01
   intoxicants      529.01
   law enforcement officer      501.01
   liquor control      529.01
   material harmful to juveniles    533.01
   obscenity      533.01
   offense of violence      501.01
   open burning      1511.01
   peddlers and solicitors   721.01
   physical harm      501.01
   property      501.01
   public servant      525.01
   sexual offenses      533.01
   Subdivision Regulations     1101.01
   theft and fraud     545.01
   Traffic Code     Ch. 301
   weapons      549.01
   zoning      1121.01
DEFRAUDING
   creditors      545.17
DEMOLITION     1329.05
DERELICTION OF DUTY      525.12
DESECRATION     541.07
DETENTION
   defined      525.01
   shoplifters      545.04
DISCRIMINATION
   ethnic intimidation   541.08
DISORDERLY CONDUCT
   disturbing others             509.03
   inducing panic      509.06
   intoxicated persons     509.03
   riot (see RIOT)
DISTURBING THE PEACE
   muffler noise       337.20
   racing vehicle motor      331.36
   squealing tires, peeling     331.36
   vehicle exhaust noise     331.36
DOGS (see ANIMALS)
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE      537.14
DRAG RACING       333.07
DRAINAGE
   compliance required      521.05
DRIVER'S LICENSE
   application falsification           335.04(e)
   display       335.06
   fictitious, revoked, altered          335.04(a)
   lending     335.04(b)
   motorcycle, off-highway   375.05
   motorcycle operator       335.01(a)
   motorized bicycle      373.10
   nonresident driver      335.01(b)
   Ohio license required for
         in state residents   335.021
   permitting operation without   335.02
   possession
      more than one   335.02
      someone else's        335.04(c)
   probationary; curfew   335.031
   prohibited acts      335.04
   required      335.01
   restriction violation      335.07
   revoked or suspended
      driving with   335.07
      failure to surrender    335.04(d)
   snowmobile or all purpose
vehicle   375.05
   suspended, driving under      335.074
   temporary, licensed driver
required   335.03
DRIVEWAY
   parking in front of   351.03
   right of way
      entering   331.17
      leaving         331.22, 331.23
   turning into   331.11
DRIVING
   accident (see ACCIDENT)
   allowing another to drive
illegally   335.05
   approaching stationary public safety,
      emergency, road
         service vehicle   333.031
   assured clear
distance        331.09, 333.03
   backing vehicle   331.13
   bicycle path use prohibited   373.11
   cell phone use prohibited   335.032
   certificate of title required   335.08
   change of course     331.14, 331.34
   closed road, on    331.26, 331.44
   construction zone,
          vehicular assault in    
537.021
   control of vehicle    331.34, 333.08
   crosswalk, obstructing   331.33
   divided street      331.31
   driver's view, control    331.25, 337.21
   drunk or drugged     333.01
   earplugs prohibited   331.43
   electronic wireless communication
      device use prohibited
         while driving   335.032
   entering or crossing roadway from other
than roadway
      duty to yield   331.22
      stopping at sidewalk   331.23
   exhaust noises   331.36
   fire hose, over             331.28
   following
      emergency or safety
vehicle   331.27
      too closely   331.09
   golf cart   345.03
   grade crossing        331.39, 331.40
   hazardous zones        331.07
   intersection
      obstructing   331.33
      right of way   331.16
      shortcutting               331.41
      turning at      331.10
   lanes, within      331.08
   lane-use control
         signal indications   313.04
   left side of street      331.06
   one-way street    331.30
   operate defined    301.201
   OVI suspension, under   335.071
   passing
      left of center     331.05
      left side     331.03
      no passing zones     331.07
      right side      331.02, 331.04
   racing motor    331.36
   reckless
      failure to control       331.34, 333.08
      full time and attention   331.34
      prohibited   333.09
      willful, wanton disregard   333.02
   right of way
      funeral procession   331.24
      intersections   331.16
      public safety vehicle   331.21,
            331.211
      turning left   331.17
   right side of street         331.01
   rotary traffic island, around 331.30
   safety zone, through      331.29
   shortcutting     331.41
   sidewalk, street lawn,
curb; on     331.37
   signals for turning or
stopping      331.14, 331.15
   speed (see SPEED)
   squealing tires      331.36
   starting vehicle     331.13
   stopping vehicle   333.04
   stop signs
      emergency or public
safety vehicle   331.20
      operation at       331.14, 331.19
   street racing   333.07
   street under repair      331.26
   suspended license         335.074
   texting prohibited   333.11
   turning
      driveway, alley or building    331.11
      intersection, at      331.10
      left, right of way      331.17
      right on red     313.03(c)
      signals     331.14, 331.15
      U turn      331.12
   unsafe vehicle       337.01
   water covered street, on   331.44
   weaving      331.34
   willful, wanton disregard     333.02
   wrongful entrustment
         of a motor vehicle   335.05
   yellow line       331.07
   yield signs, operation at   331.18
DRUG ABUSE
   adulterated food       537.13
   controlled substance test;
       offender to pay   513.14
   counterfeit controlled
           substances      513.13
   definitions     513.01
   driving under influence     333.01
   drug paraphernalia   513.12, 513.121
   drug samples              513.08
   hypodermic, possession and
dispensing      513.04, 513.10
   instruments      513.04
   intoxicants, harmful
      nitrous oxide in vehicle   513.11
      possession or use   513.07
   labels, prescription        513.09
   marihuana
      gift               513.02
      illegal cultivation   513.06
      paraphernalia   513.121
      possession or use     513.03
   permitting     513.05
   possession or use   513.03
   steroids   513.03
   walking on street under
influence             371.09
   weapon using while
intoxicated      549.03
DRUNK DRIVING      333.01
DUI                  333.01
E CIGARETTES   537.16
ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY
      DEVELOPMENT    CHTR. 14.02
ELECTIONS   CHTR. 6.02
ELECTRIC BICYCLES   373.12
ELECTRIC PERSONAL ASSISTIVE
      MOBILITY DEVICE   371.12
ELECTRONIC WIRELESS
          COMMUNICATION DEVICE
   dissemination of private sexual
         image   533.15
   texting while driving prohibited   333.11
   use prohibited while driving   335.032
EMBLEM
   motor vehicle, illegal use    525.14
EMERGENCY
   false alarm   509.07
   misconduct at                509.05
   misuse of 911 system         537.12
   traffic direction     303.02
EMERGENCY VEHICLE (see also
PUBLIC SAFETY VEHICLE)
   approaching when stationary   333.031
   defined     301.11
   exceptions    303.041
   following, parking near      331.27
   siren, whistle, bell   337.19
   speed exceptions      333.06
   stop sign or signal, effect    331.20
EMPLOYMENT PROVISIONS
   bond      157.01
   education expenses   157.11
   equal employment opportunity   157.13
   holidays   157.07
   indemnification   157.14
   in-service training   157.12
   insurance   157.06
   overtime   157.08
   payroll period   157.02
   physical examinations   157.09
   salaries   157.16
   sick leave   157.04
   termination; retirement; death   157.05
   travel allowance   157.10
   vacations   157.03
ETHNIC INTIMIDATION   541.08
EXCAVATIONS
   abandoned, protection        521.03
   barriers and warning lights   905.04
   parking near prohibited           351.03
   permit required   905.02
EXPLOSIVES
   defined        301.12, 549.01
   transporting     339.06
FALSE INFORMATION
   to police   303.11
FALSE REPORTS
   fire alarms                  509.07
   inducing panic    509.06
FALSIFICATION
   driver's license application     335.04(e)
   license plate registration         335.09(f)
   prohibited   525.02
FAMILY               1121.01(a)(30)
FEES
   advertising license   705.02
   building permit           1315.02
   commercial and heavy vehicle
permit   339.02
   dance hall license   717.05
   dance permit   717.03
   mobile home park application     1165.15
   peddlers and solicitors license   721.04
   schedule   135.04
   solid waste collection license   941.03
   utilities laboratory service   925.15
   video service provider   727.01
FENCES
   appeal of permit denial    1169.09(b)
   barbed wire or electric   521.07
   corner or through lot     1169.07
   definitions      1169.03
   inspection      1169.10
   junk and junk vehicles   523.04
   maintenance     1169.08
   penalty      1169.99
   permit required     1169.09(a)
   permitted types      1169.04
   purpose       1169.01
   restrictions      1169.05
   scope     1169.02
   swimming pools      1169.06
FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY   335.07
FIRE
   arson (see ARSON)
   false alarm