Chapter 4725-1 Public Notice

4725-1-01 Public notice rule.

(A) Prior to the adoption of any rule subject to the requirements of Chapter 119. of the Revised Code, the state board of optometry, shall give public notice of its intention to consider adoption, amendment or rescission of a rule at least thirty days prior to the date set for the public hearing. Notice shall be given by advertising in register of Ohio. The notice shall include:

(1) A statement of the board's intention to consider adoption, amendment or rescission of a rule;

(2) A synopsis of the proposed rule, amendment, or rescission, or a general statement of the subject matter to which the proposed rule, amendment or rescission relates; and,

(3) The date, time and place set for the public hearing on the proposed action.

(B) Notice of the board's intention to consider adoption, amendment or rescission of a rule will be sent by mail to each holder of a certificate of licensure to practice optometry who requests such information at no cost to the licensee prior to the date set for the public hearing.

(C) Notice of the board's intention to consider adoption, amendment or rescission of a rule shall be given prior to the date set for the public hearing to any person or entity who requests it and who supplies the board with stamped, preaddressed envelopes.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 05/20/2008 and 05/19/2013

Promulgated Under: 119.03

Statutory Authority: 4725.09

Rule Amplifies: 119.03

Prior Effective Dates: 1/1/65, 6/27/83, 6/1/99, 10/20/03