4779-7-01 Original license documents.

(A) The board shall maintain accurate license indentification information available to the public for each successful applicant for licensure. Data shall include the person's name, license or permit number, license type, and date of first issuance as well as license expiration.

(B) Official license wall certificates shall bear the signatures of the board president and/or the executive director.

(C) Neither the holder nor anyone else shall make any alterations on a certificate or identification document issued by the board.

(D) Regardless of the original issue date, all licenses issued pursuant to sections 4779.10, 4779.11, 4779.12, 4779.13, 4779.16, and 4779.17 of the Revised Code shall expire on the thirty-first day of January following issuance of the license.

(E) A license issued pursuant to section 4779.18 of the Revised Code expires one year after issuance, and may only be renewed once.

(F) Data maintained and accessible through the license lookup or verification process available from the board's website at http://opp.ohio.gov is valid proof of current authorization and license status.

(G) The state board of orthotics, prosthetics, or pedorthics may replace a wall certificate due to loss, theft, or destruction. A wall certificate may also be reprinted due to name change, provided the original is returned to the board and documentation verifying the change and acceptable to the board is submitted by the individual. A replacement fee as provided for in rule 4779-12-01 of the Administrative Code may be required for a certificate issued in addition to those documents issued for initial issuance or renewal.

Effective: 7/1/2016
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 03/30/2016 and 01/15/2021
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4779.08
Rule Amplifies: 4779.10, 4779.11, 4779.12, 4779.13, 4779.16, 4779.17, 4779.18
Prior Effective Dates: 8/9/2002; 1/23/03; 11/01/2008, 11/01/2010