4713-7-09 Out of state license holder applications for Ohio licenses.

Applications for Ohio licenses to practice any branch of cosmetology, or applications for a managing license from individuals holding valid licenses to practice any branch of cosmetology in other states, or from other countries shall be processed in accordance with the provisions of this rule. Persons from other countries must provide certified proof of holding an equivalent license issued by the jurisdiction of origin in their country.

(A) Upon application to the board to practice any branch of cosmetology as provided for in section 4713.34 of the Revised Code and submission of required application fee(s), a person who is licensed or registered as a cosmetologist or in any branch of cosmetology under the laws of any other state, territory of the United States, District of Columbia, or other country shall be granted licensure in the state of Ohio upon taking and passing Ohio's practical and theoretical examinations.

(B) Upon application for a managing license, a person who is licensed or registered as a cosmetologist or in any branch of cosmetology under the laws of any other state, territory of the United States, District of Columbia, or other country is eligible for the managing license upon providing proof of the following:

(1) Holding an Ohio license pursuant to paragraph (A) of this rule to practice any branch of cosmetology; and

(2) Passes the appropriate managing license examination for each branch of cosmetology pursuant to section 4713.30 of the Revised Code.

(C) After issuance of a license to practice any branch of cosmetology or a managing license in accordance with this rule, the board shall not provide certified verification of licensure to any other state, territory of the United States, District of Columbia, or other country until one year after the date of issuance. In addition, licenses to practice any branch of cosmetology or a managing license issued in accordance with this rule are not transferable to any other state, territory of the United States, District of Columbia, or other country until one year after the date of issuance. The restrictions on certification of licensure and transferability of licensure under this division do not apply to any of the following:

(1) A person who is an active duty military member or spouse of an active duty military member that provides proof of military orders transferring them or their spouse to another state, territory of the United States, or District of Columbia, or

(2) A person who presents valid proof of necessity to move to another state, territory of the United States, or District of Columbia due to acceptance of a spouse's employment or illness of an immediate family member.

Replaces: 4713-7-09

Effective: 3/26/2015
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 03/26/2020
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4713.08(A)(6), 4713.08(A)(20), 4713.34
Rule Amplifies: 4713.34
Prior Effective Dates: 1/26/97, 4/1/00, 1/10/04, 2/28/2014