4713.66 Investigation and inspection of premises.

(A) The state cosmetology and barber board, on its own motion or on receipt of a written complaint, may investigate or inspect the activities or premises of an individual or entity who is alleged to have violated this chapter or rules adopted under it, regardless of whether the individual or entity holds a license or registration issued under this chapter.

(B) If, based on its investigation, the board determines that there is reasonable cause to believe that an individual or entity has violated this chapter or rules adopted under it, the board shall afford the individual or entity an opportunity for a hearing. Notice shall be given and any hearing conducted in accordance with Chapter 119. of the Revised Code.

(C) The board shall maintain a transcript of the hearing and issue a written opinion to all parties, citing its findings and ground for any action it takes. Any action shall be taken in accordance with section 4713.64 of the Revised Code.

Amended by 132nd General Assembly File No. TBD, HB 49, §101.01, eff. 1/21/2018.

Added by 131st General Assembly File No. TBD, SB 213, §1, eff. 9/13/2016.