Sections 121.71 to 121.74 of the Revised Code do not apply with regard to the incorporation by reference into a rule of any of the following so long as the incorporation by reference consists of a citation that will be intelligible to the persons who reasonably can be expected to be affected by the rule and that, if the incorporated text or other material was, is, or reasonably can be expected to be subject to change, identifies, and specifies the date of, the particular edition or other version that is incorporated:
(A) A section of the United States Code;
(B) An uncodified federal statute, if it has been appended as a legislative note to a section in the United States Code;
(C) An act of this state in the Laws of Ohio or a federal act in the Statutes at Large;
(D) A regulation in the Federal Register or Code of Federal Regulations; or
(E) A text or other material, including, without limitation, generally accepted industry standards, that is generally available to persons who reasonably can be expected to be affected by the rule.
Effective Date: 09-17-2002 .