Lawriter - OAC - 4729:1-2-07 Pharmacist licensure and renewal.

4729:1-2-07 Pharmacist licensure and renewal.

(A) Upon the effective date of this rule:

(1) A pharmacist license issued by the state board of pharmacy in accordance with Chapter 4729. of the Revised Code entitles the individual to whom it is issued to practice as a pharmacist until the next annual renewal date.

(2) A pharmacist license shall be renewed annually on the fifteenth day of September.

(3) An individual who fails to renew their license by the fifteenth day of September shall not engage in the practice of pharmacy until a valid license is issued by the board.

(4) In accordance with section 4729.15 of the Revised Code, the annual renewal fee shall be one hundred twenty-five dollars.

(B) Effective May 1, 2019:

(1) Except as provided in paragraph (B)(2) of this rule, a pharmacist license issued by the state board of pharmacy in accordance with Chapter 4729. of the Revised Code entitles the individual to whom it is issued to practice as a pharmacist until the next renewal date.

(2) An initial pharmacist license issued by the state board of pharmacy on or after the first of May of every odd-numbered year in accordance with Chapter 4729. of the Revised Code entitles the individual to whom it is issued to practice as a pharmacist until the renewal date immediately following the next required renewal date.

(3) A pharmacist license shall be renewed on the fifteenth day of September of every odd-numbered year.

(4) An individual who fails to renew their license by the fifteenth day of September of every odd-numbered year shall not engage in the practice of pharmacy until a valid license is issued by the board.

(5) In accordance with section 4729.15 of the Revised Code, the renewal fee shall be two hundred fifty dollars.

(C) Paragraph (A) of this rule is no longer applicable effective May 1, 2019.


Effective: 3/1/2018
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 03/01/2023
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4729.26, 4729.12
Rule Amplifies: 4729.08, 4729.09