4761:1-8-03 Inspection fees.

(A) The licensee shall be responsible for paying the fees associated with the inspection of their facility.

(B) The fee will be billed to the facility within thirty days after the inspection is completed. The fee will be established by the board based upon the cost of conducting the inspection, including the time needed to prepare a report on the findings of the inspection. The board must also make reasonable efforts to limit the costs associated with the inspection. Inspection fees will be approved by the board and publicly disclosed on the board's website. Payment of the inspection fee will be due within thirty days of the issuance date of the statement. If an inspection fee has not been paid at the time of renewal of a license, the board may deny renewal of the license for nonpayment of fees.

(C) For a facility that is located outside of Ohio, the fee will be billed to the facility within thirty days after the inspection is completed. The inspection fee will be calculated by the board based upon the cost of conducting the inspection, including the time needed to prepare a report on the findings of the inspection. In addition, the board may include the expenses for representatives from the board to travel to and from the facility, including the cost of transportation, food and lodging for a total of two days for each board representatives. Expenses may also include the cost of a rental vehicle, parking, toll fees, or other expenses reasonably related to the cost of the inspection. The board must also make reasonable efforts to limit the costs associated with the inspection, including limiting the cost of transportation. The board agrees to make travel arrangements for their representative at least seven days before the scheduled inspection to limit the cost of travel and related expenses.

Effective: 08/09/2010
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 05/06/2010 and 05/06/2015
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4752.17(A)(9)
Rule Amplifies: 4752.17(A)(9)
Prior Effective Dates: 05/23/2005, 07/15/2007