(A) An applicant who has an application for a certificate of need pending with the director may revise the application to change the site of the proposed project unless either of the following applies:
(1) The director has mailed the applicant a notice of completeness under section 3702.52 of the Revised Code; or
(2) The application is subject to comparative review under section 3702.593 of the Revised Code.
(B) The only revision that may be made in the revised application is the site of the proposed project. The revised site of the proposed project must be located in the same county as the site of the proposed project specified in the original application. The director may not accept a revised application if it includes revisions other than the site of the proposed project or if the revised site is located in a different county than the county in which the site specified in the original application is located.
(C) Minor changes in the project are not considered to be revisions of the application.
(D) A revised application shall be accompanied by an additional, non-refundable fee equal to twenty-five per cent of the fee charged for the initial application. The additional fee shall be deposited into the certificate of need fund created under section 3702.52 of the Revised Code.