MARCIA J. PHELPS
LICKING COUNTY MUNICIPAL COURT CLERK
“Serving all of Licking County”
On the first Monday in January of each year, the clerk shall make a list of the titles of all cases in the court that were finally determined more than one year past in which there remains unclaimed in the possession of the clerk any funds, or any part of a deposit for security of costs not consumed by the costs in the case. The clerk shall give notice of the moneys to the parties who are entitled to the moneys or to their attorneys of record. All the moneys remaining unclaimed on the first day of April of each year shall be paid by the clerk to the city treasurer, except that, in a county-operated municipal court, the moneys shall be paid to the treasurer of the county in which the court is located. The treasurer shall pay any part of the moneys at any time to the person who has the right to the moneys upon proper certification of the clerk.
UNCLAIMED FUNDS OCCUR WHENEVER ANYONE DISBURSES MONEY TO A PAYEE AND THEY ARE NOT CLAIMED, THE CHECK IS NOT CASHED.
AS THE MUNICIPAL COURT CLERK IT IS MY RESPONSIBILITY TO ATTEMPT TO DISBURSE THOSE FUNDS PRIOR TO SUBMITTING THEM TO THE FUNDING AUTHORITY, THE CITY OF NEWARK TREASURER.
PLEASE REVIEW THE LIST OF UNCLAIMED FUNDS FROM 2013 TO SEE IF YOUR NAME IS LISTED. IF YOU HAVING DIFFICULTY VIEWING THE SITE YOU CAN STOP IN OUR OFFICE AND A LIST IS POSTED FOR YOUR VIEWING OR SOMEONE CAN ASSIST YOU WITH REVIEWING THE LIST.
IF YOU FIND YOU NAME ON THE LIST AND HAVE PROOF OF THE TRANSACTION WE WILL PROCESS THE CLAIM OF THE FUNDS TO BE PAID TO YOU UPON ADEQUATE IDENTIFICATION.
UNCLAIMED FUNDS REPORT 2015.pdf