Effective Date- July 1, 2009
This new law (ORC 317.114) creates standardization guidelines for documents that are recorded in the Recorder's Office.
Effective Date- April 6, 2009
SB 248 - Military Discharge Public Record Exemption Bill
This bill creates a public records exemption for Military Discharges (DDT214) for a period of 75 years. Only authorized parties can view and receive complete copies.
All unauthorized parties will only be permitted to view and receive a redacted copy.
Authorization forms can be obtained here.
Effective Date- September 23, 2008
to the recent passage of HB 562, (which was added to the Capital
Appropriations Bill), the recording fee for Zoning Resolutions has been
reduced from $100.00 to $50.00. Also,
the recording fee for Zoning Amendments has been reduced to $20.00
regardless of the size or length of the amendments.
Ohio Recorders’ Association supported the Township Association with this
Cathy Recker, Putnam County Recorder
5302.221 became effective September 29, 2007.
This new statute requires a transfer on death deed beneficiary or
their representative to file a form with the Recorder’s Office in order
to notify the administrator of the Medicaid Estate Recovery Program
whether the property was part of the decedent’s estate subject to the
Medicaid Estate Recovery Program.
form was not released until February 20th, 2008. Therefore, effective immediately we will require this form
before we can accept the affidavit for recording.
This form can be obtained here.