4717.07 Fees.

(A) The board of embalmers and funeral directors shall charge and collect the following fees:

(1) For applying for an initial or biennial renewal of an embalmer's or funeral director's license, one hundred fifty dollars;

(2) For applying for an embalmer or funeral director registration, twenty-five dollars;

(3) For filing an embalmer or funeral director certificate of apprenticeship, ten dollars;

(4) For the application to take the examination for a license to practice as an embalmer or funeral director, or to retake a section of the examination, thirty-five dollars;

(5) For applying for an initial license to operate a funeral home, three hundred fifty dollars and biennial renewal of a license to operate a funeral home, three hundred fifty dollars;

(6) For the reinstatement of a lapsed embalmer's or funeral director's license, the renewal fee prescribed in division (A)(1) of this section plus fifty dollars for each month or portion of a month the license is lapsed, but not more than one thousand dollars;

(7) For the reinstatement of a lapsed license to operate a funeral home, the renewal fee prescribed in division (A)(5) of this section plus fifty dollars for each month or portion of a month the license is lapsed until reinstatement, but not more than one thousand dollars;

(8) For applying for a license to operate an embalming facility, three hundred fifty dollars and biennial renewal of a license to operate an embalming facility, three hundred fifty dollars;

(9) For the reinstatement of a lapsed license to operate an embalming facility, the renewal fee prescribed in division (A)(8) of this section plus fifty dollars for each month or portion of a month the license is lapsed until reinstatement, but not more than one thousand dollars;

(10) For applying for a license to operate a crematory facility, three hundred fifty dollars and biennial renewal of a license to operate a crematory facility, three hundred fifty dollars;

(11) For the reinstatement of a lapsed license to operate a crematory facility, the renewal fee prescribed in division (A)(10) of this section plus fifty dollars for each month or portion of a month the license is lapsed until reinstatement, but not more than five hundred dollars;

(12) For applying for the initial or biennial renewal of a crematory operator permit, one hundred dollars;

(13) For the reinstatement of a lapsed crematory operator permit, the renewal fee prescribed in division (A)(12) of this section plus fifty dollars for each month or portion of a month the permit is lapsed, but not more than five hundred dollars;

(14) For the issuance of a duplicate of a license issued under this chapter, ten dollars;

(15) For each preneed funeral contract sold in the state other than those funded by the assignment of an existing insurance policy, ten dollars.

(B) In addition to the fees set forth in division (A) of this section, an applicant shall pay the examination fee assessed by any examining agency the board uses for any section of an examination required under this chapter.

(C) Subject to the approval of the controlling board, the board of embalmers and funeral directors may establish fees in excess of the amounts set forth in this section, provided that these fees do not exceed the amounts set forth in this section by more than fifty per cent.

Amended by 132nd General Assembly File No. TBD, HB 49, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2017.

Amended by 130th General Assembly File No. 25, HB 59, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2013.

Effective Date: 09-29-2003; 2007 HB119 09-29-2007