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(A) No person shall give to another person any item described in division (1), (2), (3), or (4) of the definition for “merchandise prize” in § 134.01 in exchange for a noncash prize, toy, or novelty received as a reward for playing or operating a skill-based amusement machine or for a free or reduced-price game won on a skill-based amusement machine.
(B) Whoever violates division (A) above is guilty of skill-based amusement machine prohibited conduct. A violation of division (A) above is a misdemeanor of the first degree for each redemption of a prize that is involved in the violation. If the offender previously has been convicted of a violation of division (A) above, a violation of that division is a felony to be prosecuted under appropriate state law.
(R.C. § 2915.06) (Rev. 2008)
(C) Any regulation of skill-based amusement machines shall be governed by this chapter or R.C. Chapter 2915 and not by R.C. Chapter 1345.
(R.C. § 2915.061) (Rev. 2020)