3772-1-04 Waivers and variances.

(A) The commission may, in its sole and absolute discretion, waive or grant a variance from the provisions of rules adopted by the commission upon a licensee's or applicants written request, if the commission determines that the waiver or variance is in the best interests of the public.

(B) In granting any waiver or variance authorized by this rule, the commission may impose certain conditions and restrictions with which the requestor must comply . Failure to comply with the conditions or restrictions contained in the approved waiver or variance will immediately render the approval void, and the requestor may be subject to discipline or other formal action as if the waiver or variance had never been granted.

(C) An initial, new, or renewal applicant whose application for licensure has been denied or a licensee whose license has been revoked may not reapply for licensure under Chapter 3772. of the Revised Code for a period of three years from the date of denial or revocation. Upon written request the commission may grant a waiver for reapplication if the requestor can demonstrate that the reason the application was denied or the license was revoked no longer exists or bars suitability for licensure.

Effective: 10/1/2016
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 06/24/2016 and 10/01/2021
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3772.03
Rule Amplifies: 3772.03
Prior Effective Dates: 10/12/2011, 2/23/2013