3701-21-02.7 Procedures for providing enforcement support.

(A) For the purpose of this rule "enforcement support" means the provision of any of the following by the Ohio department of health:

(1) Assistance to the licensor to address an immediate danger to public health;

(2) Expert testimony;

(3) Review and comment on enforcement documentation concerning immediate danger to public health; or

(4) Assistance in the prosecution of a person who is not in compliance with Chapter 3717. of the Revised Code or the rules adopted under it; provided the legal representative of the licensor requests the assistance, in writing, and has the consent of the board of health or the authority having the duties of a board of health.

(B) To request enforcement support a board of health or the authority having the duties of a board of health must request assistance in writing to the director of health. The director of health shall provide all feasible enforcement support as soon as possible.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 10/21/2009 and 10/15/2014

Promulgated Under: 119.03

Statutory Authority: 3717.52

Rule Amplifies: 3717.50 , 3717.52

Prior Effective Dates: 3/1/2001