(A) Public notice of the proposed adoption, amendment or rescission of any rule by the director of development, when such notice is required by statute to be given, shall be published in the register of Ohio. at least five newspapers of general circulation in the state no less than thirty days prior to the hearing on the proposed action, and shall include the following:
(1) A statement of the director's intention to consider adopting, amending or rescinding a rule;
(2) A brief synopsis or a general statement of the proposed rule, regulation, amendment or rescission thereof, or a general statement of the subject matter to which the proposed rule relates;
(3) A statement of the reason or purpose for adopting, amending or rescinding the rule; and
(4) The date, time and place of a hearing on the proposed action.
(B) The director shall furnish the public notice required under section 119.03 of the Revised Code and as detailed by paragraph (A) of this rule to any person who requests notice in writing and who supplies an addressed, stamped envelope. Such requests shall be responded to promptly, but the director cannot in all cases guarantee notice thirty days prior to the hearing date.
(C) This rule is adopted in accordance with the express provisions of division (A) of section 119.03 of the Revised Code.