4781-8-03 Denial, revocation, suspension of licenses.

(A) The commission may deny, suspend, revoke or refuse to renew the license of any manufactured home installer for any of the following reasons:

(1) Failure to meet the requirements for a license or renewal of a license under section 4781.08 of the Revised Code;

(2) Failure to meet the continuing education requirements for renewal for a license under section 4781.10 of the Revised Code;

(3) Violation of Chapter 4781. of the Revised Code or the rules promulgated thereunder;

(4) Misrepresent the applicant's qualifications or makes any misrepresentation in an application for a license or renewal of license;

(5) Installing manufactured homes in Ohio without an active license or without being under the supervision of a licensed manufactured housing installer;

(6) Fail to cooperate in an investigation or fail to comply with any final adjudication order of the commission issued pursuant to this chapter;

(7) Conviction of a felony or a crime involving moral turpitude;

(8) Having had a license revoked, suspended, or denied by the commission during the preceding two years;

(9) Having a license revoked, suspended, or denied by another state or jurisdiction within the preceding two years;

(10) Engage in conduct in another state or jurisdiction that would violate Chapter 4781. of the Revised Code if committed in this state;

(11) Fail to provide written notification of installation to a county treasurer or auditor in violation of division (D) of section 4781.11 of the Revised Code;

(12) Violation of the code of ethics for manufactured home installers;

(13) Violations of OMHC rules; or

(14) Fail to supervise an installation of an unlicensed person who is performing work on behalf of the licensee.

(B) In addition to or in lieu of suspending, revoking, or refusing to renew a manufactured home installer's license for violation of Chapter 4781. of the Revised Code or any rule adopted pursuant thereto, the commission may impose a fine not exceeding one thousand dollars per violation per day.

(C) Any person whose license or license application has been revoked, suspended, denied or not renewed under this rule, may request an adjudication hearing. The request for an adjudication hearing must be received by the commission within thirty days from the date of the notice. The hearing shall be held in accordance with Chapter 119. of the Revised Code. A licensee or applicant adversely affected by an adjudication order issued pursuant to this rule shall have a right to appeal pursuant to section 119.12 of the Revised Code.

(D) Reapplication after revocation, denial, or suspension.

(1) Any person whose license has been revoked or denied may apply for a new license two years after the date on which the license was revoked or denied.

(2) Any person whose license has been suspended for a period determined by the commission may apply for renewal of the license within thirty days of the end of the suspension period.

(E) Upon revocation, or non-renewal, the person shall return the license certificate and identification card to the commission within three days after receipt of the notice of suspension, revocation or non-renewal.

Effective: 12/01/2012
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 10/01/2014
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4781.04
Rule Amplifies: 4781.08 , 4781.09 , 4781.11
Prior Effective Dates: 11/1/2006, 1/1/2010