155.06   CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS OF COACHES, ASSISTANTS AND SUPERVISORS; DISQUALIFICATION.
   (a)   The Director of Recreation is hereby directed to perform or cause to be performed criminal background checks as lawfully permitted upon all individuals who are to be coaches, assistants or other supervisors for all recreational programs which involve minor children. This requirement shall apply regardless of whether the individuals involved are volunteers or paid personnel.
   (b)   The Director of Recreation shall utilize the Application Form as set forth in this section in the selection of any coach, assistant or other supervisor for any recreational programming which involves minor children, regardless of whether these individuals are volunteers or otherwise. Release of any information contained in the application form and information contained in any background check shall be governed by the provisions contained in Ohio R.C. 149.43, as the same may be amended from time to time.
   (c)   The Director of Recreation shall utilize the following guidelines to determine whether an individual is qualified to participate as a coach, assistant or supervisor for the activities described in this section:
   Ohio R.C. Chapter 2903: Homicide and Assault:
      Ohio R.C. 2903.01      Aggravated Murder
      Ohio R.C. 2903.02      Murder
      Ohio R.C. 2903.03      Voluntary Manslaughter
      Ohio R.C. 2903.04      Involuntary Manslaughter
      Ohio R.C. 2903.041      Reckless Homicide
      Ohio R.C. 2903 05      Negligent Assault
      Ohio R.C. 2903.06      Aggravated Vehicular Homicide
      Ohio R.C. 2903.08      Aggravated Vehicular Assault
      Ohio R.C. 2903.09      Unlawful Termination of Another's Pregnancy
      Ohio R.C. 2903.11      Felonious Assault
      Ohio R.C. 2903.12      Aggravated Assault
      Ohio R.C. 2903.13      Assault
      Ohio R.C. 2903.14      Negligent Assault
      Ohio R.C. 2903.15      Permitting Child Abuse
      Ohio R.C. 2903.16      Failing to Provide for functionally Impaired Person
      Ohio R.C. 2903.21      Aggravated Menacing
      Ohio R.C. 2903.211      Menacing by Stalking
      Ohio R.C. 2903.214      Protection Orders
      Ohio R.C. 2903.22      Menacing
      Ohio R.C. 2903.31      Hazing; Recklessly Participating or Permitting
      Ohio R.C. 2903.34      Patient Abuse Neglect; Spiritual Treatment
      Ohio R.C. 2903.35      False Statements
      Ohio R.C. 2903.36      Retaliation Against Person Reporting Patient Abuse or Neglect
   Ohio R.C. Chapter 2907:   Sex Offenses:
      Ohio R.C. 2907.02      Rape
      Ohio R.C. 2907.03      Sexual Battery
      Ohio R.C. 2907.04      Unlawful Sexual Conduct with a Minor
      Ohio R.C. 2907.05      Gross Sexual Imposition
      Ohio R.C. 2907.06      Sexual Imposition
      Ohio R.C. 2907.07      Importuning
      Ohio R.C. 2907.08      Voyeurism
      Ohio R.C. 2907.09      Public Indecency
      Ohio R.C. 2907.21      Compelling Prostitution
      Ohio R.C. 2907.22      Promoting Prostitution
      Ohio R.C. 2907.23      Procuring Prostitution
      Ohio R.C. 2907.24      Soliciting; Solicitation After Positive HIV Test
      Ohio R.C. 2907.241      Loitering to Engage in Solicitation; Loitering to Engage in Solicitation After Positive HIV Test
      Ohio R.C. 2907.25      Prostitution; Prostitution after Positive HIV Test
      Ohio R.C. 2907.31      Disseminating Matter Harmful to Juveniles
      Ohio R.C. 2907.311      Displaying Matter Harmful to Juveniles
      Ohio R.C. 2907.32      Pandering Obscenity
      Ohio R.C. 2907.321      Pandering Obscenity Involving a Minor
      Ohio R.C. 2907.322      Pandering Sexual Oriented Matter Involving a Minor
      Ohio R.C. 2907.323      Illegal Use of a Minor in Nudity-Oriented Material or Performance
      Ohio R.C. 2907.33      Deception to Obtain Matter Harmful to Juveniles
      Ohio R.C. 2907.34      Compelling Acceptance of Objectionable Materials
      (1)   An individual is automatically disqualified from coaching, assisting or supervising if he or she has been convicted of or found guilty of any felony level sex offense contained within Ohio R.C. Chapter 2907 if that conviction occurred within the past ten years.
      (2)   An individual is automatically disqualified from coaching, assisting or supervising if he or she has been convicted of or found guilty of any felony contained within Ohio R.C. Chapter 2903 if that conviction occurred within the past ten years.
      (3)   An individual is automatically disqualified from coaching, assisting or supervising if he or she has been convicted of or found guilty of domestic violence as defined in Ohio R.C. 2919.25(A) and (B) within the past ten years.
   (d)   Any crimes not listed above will be evaluated at the discretion of the Director of Recreation.
   (e)   The applicant will have the right to appeal the decision of the Recreation Director. All appeals will be decided upon by the Mayor. The Mayor's decision shall be final.
CITY OF PARMA HEIGHTS RECREATION DEPARTMENT
VOLUNTEER COACHES APPLICATION
   (Section 155.06 Codified Ordinances)
   Please return this application to the Recreation Department. We hope that you understand the City's commitment to doing all that can be done to help ensure the safety of our participants. Thank you for your patience and understanding in this matter.
   NAME:                                                                                                                  
   ALIAS IF ANY:                                                                                                    
   ADDRESSES (LAST 10 YEARS):
                                                                                                                                             
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   HOME PHONE NUMBERS:                                                                                            
   SOCIAL SECURITY NO:                                       DATE OF BIRTH:                            
 
   Have you ever been convicted of or found guilty of a felony, any sex offense as defined in Chapter 2907 of the Ohio Revised Code whether a felony or misdemeanor, or domestic violence as defined in Chapter 2929.25 Section A or B? If yes, provide the date of conviction, description of the offense and the name and location of the jurisdiction where the offense was committed:
                                                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                               
   AGREEMENT
   I agree to abide by all the laws and policies of the Recreation Department of the City of Parma Heights. I also expressly authorize and permit the City of Parma Heights to conduct or arrange to be conducted a criminal background investigation and understand that any information revealed by this investigation may result in my being ineligible to coach, manage, instruct or otherwise participate in any recreational sports or other programs or activities sponsored by the City of Parma Heights. I further understand and
   2006 Replacement
   44G   Department of Recreation   155.99
agree that any decision made by the City of Parma Heights to find me ineligible to participate as described above is final and binding upon me and I further agree to hold the City of Parma Heights, its employees and agents harmless from any and all liability which may arise as a result of this investigation and any decision made concerning my eligibility. I further understand that the release of any information on this application and/or investigation report shall be subject to the provision contained in Section 149.43 of the Ohio Revised Code.
                                                                                                               
   Signature                                       Date
   This Agreement shall remain in effect until terminated.
(Ord. 2005-36. Passed 11-28-05.)