4741-3-02 Definitions.

For purposes of this chapter, the following definitions apply:

(A) "Board" means the Ohio veterinary medical licensing board.

(B) "Large animal veterinary services" means veterinary service provided to any cattle, sheep, goat, swine, poultry, or draft horse used for food or in the production of food, fiber, feed, or other agricultural-based consumer product.

(C) "Livestock" means cattle, swine, sheep goats, poultry, and draft horses.

(D) "Veterinary services necessary to implement or enforce the law" means services provided by a veterinarian employed by local, state, or federal agencies or by a licensed, accredited veterinary practitioner that implements or enforces regulations that ensure the health of the nation's livestock and animal populations and to protect the public health and well-being.

(E) "Veterinary services necessary to protect public health" means the availability of a licensed, accredited veterinarian to provide routine and emergency services to livestock on a full time basis.

Effective: 11/15/2007
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 09/30/2009 and 09/30/2014
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4741.03(C)(9) , 4741.45
Rule Amplifies: 4741.45