4729-14-03 Qualifications for licensure as an animal shelter.

(A) No license shall be issued to an applicant for licensure as a limited terminal distributor of dangerous drugs unless the applicant has furnished satisfactory proof to the board of pharmacy that:

(1) The applicant is equipped as to land, buildings, and equipment to properly carry on the business of a terminal distributor of dangerous drugs within the category of license requested.

(2) A responsible person shall maintain supervision and control over the possession and custody of such dangerous drugs that may be acquired by or on behalf of the applicant.

(3) Adequate safeguards are assured to prevent the illegal acquisition, distribution, or utilization of dangerous drugs or their diversion into illicit channels.

(4) If the applicant, or any agent or employee of the applicant, has been found guilty of violating section 4729.51 of the Revised Code, the "Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act," 52 Stat. 1040 (1938), 21 U.S.C. 301 , the Federal Narcotic Law, sections 3715.01 to 3715.72 of the Revised Code, Chapter 2925., 3719., or 4729. of the Revised Code, or any rule of the board, adequate safeguards are assured to prevent the recurrence of such violation.

(B) The applicant shall submit a current copy of the renewal certificate for each registered veterinary technician.

(C) The applicant shall submit a copy of each euthanasia technician's certificate. This certificate shall document that that individual successfully completed a certification course as described in section 4729.532 of the Revised Code.

(D) The notarized drug list required by section 4729.54 shall include the statement: "The drug(s) listed on this document will be purchased and stored at this location for the sole purpose of the performance of euthanasia on animals by registered veterinary technicians or euthanasia technicians pursuant to section 4729.531 and 4729.532 of the Revised Code." This statement shall be signed by the responsible person and at least one registered veterinary technician or euthanasia technician.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 09/26/2008 and 09/26/2013

Promulgated Under: 119.03

Statutory Authority: 4729.26

Rule Amplifies: 4729.51 , 4729.531 , 4729.532 , 4729.54 , 4729.55

Prior Effective Dates: 8/16/1994 (Emer.), 11/25/1994