4757-1-01 Adoption of rules and methods of public notice.

(A) The procedure of the board for giving public notice for the adoption, amendment, or rescission of its rules shall be pursuant to section 119.03 of the Revised Code. The board shall provide a copy of a notice to any person who requests a copy in writing and who pays a reasonable fee, not to exceed the cost of copying and mailing.

(B) The board shall give public notice at least thirty days prior to the date set for the public hearing by filing its rules and public notices in the register of Ohio and on its web site. Such notice shall include:

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

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

(3) A statement of the reason or purpose for adoption, amendment or rescission of the rule;

(4) The date, time, and place of the hearing on the proposed action.

(C) Prior to the effective date of the rule, amendment, or rescission, the board will have available for distribution to those requesting it a copy of the full text of rule, as adopted, amended, or rescinded at a cost not to exceed copying and mailing and a free download on its web site.

(D) The board shall complete the common sense initiative process for proposed rules and rule changes as required by section 107.53 of the Revised Code and as promulgated by that office prior to filing rules with the legislative service commission.

Effective: 01/01/2013
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 10/12/2012 and 12/17/2017
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4757.10
Rule Amplifies: 4757.10
Prior Effective Dates: 6-11-85 (Emer.); 9-19-85 (Emer.); 12-19-85; 7-3-97; 9-20-02; 9-20-07