4501-47-13 Authority of Ohio highway patrol and the department of public safety to investigate, evaluate and conduct inspections.

(A) Upon the request of the director, the Ohio highway patrol or the department shall conduct investigations into any acts by the third-party tester or examiner alleged to be in violation of this chapter, of the testing instructions, or the third-party tester agreement.

(B) The department shall conduct ongoing evaluations of the operation of third-party testing programs and shall regulate the third-party testing programs .

(C) The department shall conduct on-site inspections, scheduled and random retesting of commercial driver license applicants, and audits of records and procedures.

(D) The third-party testers and examiners shall provide assistance to the Ohio highway patrol, and other representatives of the department in the performance of these matters.

Effective: 11/19/2015
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 09/03/2015 and 09/03/2020
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4506.09
Rule Amplifies: 4506.09
Prior Effective Dates: 10/2/89 (Emer.), 12/18/89