§ 153.01 Architect must submit accurate plans, estimates, bills of materials, and details to scale
§ 153.011 Using domestic steel products in state supported projects
§ 153.012 Preference to contractors having principal place of business in Ohio
§ 153.013 Capitol square review and advisory board – indefinite delivery indefinite quantity contract
§ 153.02 Debarment of contractor from contract awards
§ 153.03 Contracts to require drug-free workplace program
§ 153.031 RC 153.03 requirements limited to state improvements
§ 153.04 Forms for providing bidding information – life-cycle costs
§ 153.05 Actions to enforce bond
§ 153.06 Form of bids
§ 153.07 Publishing notice of bids
§ 153.08 Opening bids and awarding contract
§ 153.09 New proposals when necessary – change in work or materials
§ 153.10 No change in plans without approval of owner
§ 153.11 Change of plans becomes part of original contract
§ 153.12 Awarding and executing contract
§ 153.13 Estimates of labor and materials – funds in escrow account
§ 153.14 Estimates to be filed with executive director – payment on materials delivered – payment procedure
§ 153.15 Assessment of asbestos hazard
§ 153.16 Policy and procedure guidelines for contract documents in conjunction with administration of public works contracts
§ 153.17 Requisition upon contractor for additional specific force or materials
§ 153.18 Certification of additional force or materials
§ 153.19 Contract shall contain provision as to time of completion
§ 153.20 Duty of attorney general
§ 153.21 Building commission
§ 153.22 Compensation of commissioners
§ 153.23 Expenses of building commission
§ 153.24 Oath and bond
§ 153.25 Vacancies
§ 153.26 Contracts
§ 153.27 Architects – superintendents – employees
§ 153.28 Plans, drawings, and cost estimates filed with county auditor
§ 153.29 Proceedings of building commission
§ 153.30 Record of proceedings
§ 153.31 Plans and estimates for construction – construction project manager or consultants
§ 153.311 Construction of public building in stages
§ 153.32 Contracts for erection and repair of superstructures
§ 153.33 Bids on other plans may be considered
§ 153.34 Contents of advertisement
§ 153.35 Plans shall be kept on file in county auditor’s office
§ 153.36 Approval of plans for courthouse or jail
§ 153.37 Approval of plans for county home
§ 153.38 Approval of plans for bridge
§ 153.39 Approval of plans for children’s home
§ 153.44 Contracts submitted to prosecuting attorney
§ 153.45 Commissioners may annul old and make new contracts
§ 153.49 Duty of county treasurer
§ 153.50 Separate bids for work and materials
§ 153.501 Subcontracts awarded by construction manager at risk, design-build firm, or general contracting firm; utilization of design-assist firm; self-performed portions of work
§ 153.502 Construction management or design-build contracts; prequalification of bidders
§ 153.503 Adoption of rules
§ 153.51 Separate contracts – single, aggregate contract
§ 153.52 Awarding of contracts to separate bidders
§ 153.53 Adjusting threshold in section 153.01 for inflation
§ 153.54 Bid guaranty to be filed with bid
§ 153.55 Dividing project into parts to avoid threshold prohibited; costs included in threshold amount
§ 153.56 Creditor shall furnish statement of amount due – service of notice of furnishing
§ 153.57 Form of bond
§ 153.571 Form of bond
§ 153.58 Prohibition
§ 153.581 Contracts for construction definitions
§ 153.59 Discrimination and intimidation on account of race, religion, sex, disability, national origin or ancestry
§ 153.591 Hiring hall contract or agreement
§ 153.60 Forfeiture
§ 153.61 Agreement for joint construction and management
§ 153.62 Issuing change order for additional work
§ 153.63 Agreement for escrow account for contractor
§ 153.64 Protecting underground utility facilities during construction of public improvement
§ 153.65 Professional design services definitions
§ 153.66 Submitting statement of qualifications
§ 153.67 Announcing contracts available for professional design or design-build services
§ 153.68 Instituting prequalification requirements
§ 153.69 Evaluating and selecting firms
§ 153.691 No fee estimate on contract for professional design services
§ 153.692 Obtaining services of criteria architect or engineer
§ 153.693 Evaluation of design-build firms
§ 153.694 Conflicts of interest
§ 153.70 Requiring professional liability insurance
§ 153.71 Administrative rules
§ 153.72 Authority of design-build firm
§ 153.73 Construction of statutes
§ 153.80 Reducing bond
§ 153.83 Hearings related to contractor labor agreements
§ 153.99 Penalty

Terms Used In Ohio Code > Chapter 153 - Public Improvements

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Another: when used to designate the owner of property which is the subject of an offense, includes not only natural persons but also every other owner of property. See Ohio Code 1.02
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Bond: includes an undertaking. See Ohio Code 1.02
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Embezzlement: In most states, embezzlement is defined as theft/larceny of assets (money or property) by a person in a position of trust or responsibility over those assets. Embezzlement typically occurs in the employment and corporate settings. Source: OCC
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • Forgery: The fraudulent signing or alteration of another's name to an instrument such as a deed, mortgage, or check. The intent of the forgery is to deceive or defraud. Source: OCC
  • in writing: includes any representation of words, letters, symbols, or figures; this provision does not affect any law relating to signatures. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Person: includes an individual, corporation, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, and association. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Population: means that shown by the most recent regular federal census. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • Property: means real and personal property. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • state: means the state of Ohio. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Undertaking: includes a bond. See Ohio Code 1.02
  • United States: includes all the states. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Whoever: includes all persons, natural and artificial; partners; principals, agents, and employees; and all officials, public or private. See Ohio Code 1.02