(A) Except as provided in division (B) of this section, no person shall practice or hold that person out as a dental x-ray machine operator without a valid certificate issued under section 4715.53 of the Revised Code.
(B) Division (A) of this section does not apply to any of the following:
(1) Dentists or dental hygienists licensed under this chapter;
(2) As specified in 42 C.F.R. 75, radiologic personnel employed by the federal government or serving in a branch of the armed forces of the United States;
(3) Students engaging in any of the activities performed by dental x-ray machine operators as an integral part of a program of study leading to receipt of a license or certificate issued under this chapter, a license issued under Chapter 4734. or Chapter 4773. of the Revised Code, or a certificate issued under Chapter 4731. of the Revised Code.
Effective Date: 10-20-1995; 05-12-2006 .