§ 2744.01 Political subdivision tort liability definitions
§ 2744.02 Governmental functions and proprietary functions of political subdivisions
§ 2744.03 Defenses – immunities
§ 2744.04 Statute of limitations – demand for judgment for damages
§ 2744.05 Damage limitations
§ 2744.06 Satisfying a judgment against political subdivision
§ 2744.08 Liability and self-insurance programs
§ 2744.081 Joint self-insurance pool – risk-management
§ 2744.082 Reimbursement of general fund for self-insurance payments
§ 2744.09 Exceptions
§ 2744.10 Immunity as to Year 2000 compliant claims
§ 2744.11 Assumption of liability in shared equipment service agreements

Terms Used In Ohio Code > Chapter 2744

  • 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
  • Child: includes child by adoption. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Emergency call: means a call to duty, including, but not limited to, communications from citizens, police dispatches, and personal observations by peace officers of inherently dangerous situations that demand an immediate response on the part of a peace officer. See Ohio Code 2744.01
  • Employee: includes any elected or appointed official of a political subdivision. See Ohio Code 2744.01
  • governmental function: includes , but is not limited to, the following:

    Ohio Code 2744.01

  • Law: means any provision of the constitution, statutes, or rules of the United States or of this state; provisions of charters, ordinances, resolutions, and rules of political subdivisions; and written policies adopted by boards of education. See Ohio Code 2744.01
  • Person: includes an individual, corporation, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, and association. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Political subdivision: includes , but is not limited to, a county hospital commission appointed under section Ohio Code 2744.01
  • Property: means real and personal property. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • proprietary function: includes , but is not limited to, the following:

    Ohio Code 2744.01

  • Public roads: means public roads, highways, streets, avenues, alleys, and bridges within a political subdivision. See Ohio Code 2744.01
  • state: means the state of Ohio. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • State: when applied to a part of the United States, includes any state, district, commonwealth, territory, insular possession thereof, and any area subject to the legislative authority of the United States of America. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • State: means the state of Ohio, including, but not limited to, the general assembly, the supreme court, the offices of all elected state officers, and all departments, boards, offices, commissions, agencies, colleges and universities, institutions, and other instrumentalities of the state of Ohio. See Ohio Code 2744.01
  • state agency: except as otherwise provided in the title, means every organized body, office, or agency established by the laws of the state for the exercise of any function of state government. See Ohio Code 1.60
  • subdivision: means a municipal corporation, township, county, school district, or other body corporate and politic responsible for governmental activities in a geographic area smaller than that of the state. See Ohio Code 2744.01
  • United States: includes all the states. See Ohio Code 1.59