3730.01 Tattooing or body piercing services definitions.

As used in this chapter:

(A) "Board of health" means the board of health of a city or general health district or the authority having the duties of a board of health under section 3709.05 of the Revised Code.

(B) "Body piercing" includes ear piercing except when the ear piercing procedure is performed with an ear piercing gun.

(C) "Business" means any entity that provides services for compensation.

(D) "Custodian" has the same meaning as in section 2151.011 of the Revised Code.

(E) "Ear piercing gun" means a mechanical device that pierces the ear by forcing a disposable single-use stud or solid needle through the ear.

(F) "Guardian" has the same meaning as in section 2111.01 of the Revised Code.

Effective Date: 01-12-1998.