(A) Every person requesting an application for a license or trainee permit shall be furnished the necessary forms, a copy of the Revised Code pertaining to licensing of hearing aid dealers and fitters, and such other information or questionnaires as the board may deem desirable.
(B) The application forms shall be designed to provide the board with the information necessary to satisfy itself that all requirements pertaining to sections 4747.05 and 4747.10 of the Revised Code are being fulfilled.
(C) Failure to complete all forms and provide all information may be just cause for denial of the application by the board.
(D) The application shall be accompanied by a money order or check made payable to the treasurer, state of Ohio. Fees, once deposited, shall not normally be subject to refund.
(E) Each application shall be signed by the applicant and sworn to before a notary public. In the case of a trainee permit, the supervisor's name, address, license number, and signature shall appear. The supervisor's signature must be signed and sworn to before a notary public. Every trainee shall be assigned a supervisor. The supervisor's name shall appear on the trainee permit and card and may not be changed without the trainee first requesting in writing a revised duplicate permit from the board, which request shall include the name of the new supervisor and the effective date of the change. Fees as set forth in section 4747.07 of the Revised Code shall accompany this request.
(F) Any person knowingly furnishing false information on an application for license shall be denied the right to the examination, or if the applicant has already been licensed before the falsification of such information has been made known to the board, such licensee or permit holder shall be subject to suspension or revocation and the board may forward all pertinent documents to the appropriate prosecuting attorney for possible prosecution for fraud and/or perjury.
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 02/08/2008 and 06/01/2013
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4747.04
Rule Amplifies: 4747.05 , 4747.10
Prior Effective Dates: 2/1/1977, 4/15/84, 2/15/97, 10/1/00