3701-9-03 [Effective until 9/1/2014] Fees.

(A) The approval application, and annual renewal fees for tattoo and body piercing businesses shall be established by the board of health administering and enforcing sections 3730.01 to 3730.11 of the Revised Code and all provisions of this chapter, within the folloing parameters:

(1) No fee shall exceed the total cost to the board of health to process the application, inspect the business, maintain appropriate records pertaining to the establishment, provide to the operator an approval document for display and provide other services deemed necessary by the board to maintain public health and safety.

(2) All fees collected by the board of health shall be deposited into the health fund of the district that the board serves. The fees shall be used solely for the purpose of implementing and enforcing sections 3730.01 to 3730.11 of the Revised Code and the rules of this chapter.

(3) Each fee established by the board of health pursuant to section 3709.09 of the Revised Code shall be specified in accordance with the following categories:

(a) Tattooing services;

(b) Body piercing services;

(c) Combined tattooing and body piercing services;

(d) Time-limited approval for a specific event.

(B) The city or general health district shall utilize the cost methodology specified in rule 3701-36-14 of the Administrative Code to calculate fees for providing services specified in sections 3701.344 , 3729.07 , 3730.03 , 3733.04 , 3733.25 , and 3749.04 of the Revised Code

Replaces: 3701-9-03

Effective: 10/12/2009
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 10/01/2014
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3730.03
Rule Amplifies: 3730.03
Prior Effective Dates: 4/30/1998