4736.16 Sanitarians employed on or before 7-20-87.

(A)

(1) Any person employed as a sanitarian on or before July 20, 1987, may, within six months after July 20, 1987, apply to the state board of sanitarian registration for registration as a sanitarian, and the board shall register such applicants.

(2) Any person employed as a sanitarian on or before July 20, 1987, who has not previously been registered under this section and did not apply for registration between July 20, 1987, and January 20, 1988, may, within thirty days after the effective date of this amendment, apply to the state board of sanitarian registration for registration as a sanitarian, and the board shall register the person.

(3) At the request of the applicant, the board shall review an application for registration as a sanitarian submitted prior to the effective date of this amendment that is still pending on that date. If the board determines that the applicant's education and experience related to environmental health, other than the requirement of a baccalaureate degree, are equivalent to that required for registration, the board shall register the applicant.

(B) A registration granted under this section is the equivalent of a registration granted under section 4736.08 of the Revised Code.

Effective Date: 11-21-1995