901:2-2-03 Regulatory control action.

(A) A program employee may take regulatory control action without prior notification if any of the following are present or occur in an establishment:

(1) Insanitary conditions or practices;

(2) Product adulteration or misbranding;

(3) Conditions that preclude program employees from determining that product is not either adulterated or misbranded; or

(4) Inhumane handling or slaughtering of livestock.

(B) If regulatory control action is taken, the program employee shall immediately notify the establishment in writing of the action and the basis for the action.

(C) An establishment may appeal a regulatory control action in accordance with division

(D) of section 918.08 and division (C) section 918.28 of the Revised Code.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 02/23/2010 and 02/23/2015
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 918.04, 918.28
Rule Amplifies: 918.08, 918.28
Prior Effective Dates: 2/4/02