901:5-52-06 Inspection and disposal.

(A) Any properly identified inspector is authorized to stop and inspect, without a warrant, any person or means of conveyance moving within the state of Ohio so long as there is probable cause to believe that such person or means of conveyance is carrying infested articles.

(B) Any properly identified inspector is authorized to seize, treat, destroy, or otherwise dispose of articles found to be moving in violation of this chapter. Items will be destroyed only if it is determined by any ODA inspector that destruction is the only feasible method to avoid transportation of the life stages of gypsy moth.

Effective: 6/30/2016
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 04/14/2016 and 06/30/2021
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 927.52
Rule Amplifies: 927.71
Prior Effective Dates: 12/24/1986