The board of speech-language pathology and audiology shall hold at least one regular meeting a year, at which it shall elect a chairperson and vice-chairperson from among its members. Additional meetings may be held upon call of the chairperson or at the written request of two or more members of the board. Five members of the board constitute a quorum to conduct business, if one member who is a speech-language pathologist and one member who is an audiologist are present. The board may employ an executive director, who shall serve at the board's pleasure, and shall designate the duties and fix the executive director's compensation. The board may hire such other employees and consultants as it finds necessary. Members of the board shall receive compensation pursuant to division (J) of section 124.15 of the Revised Code for each day employed in the discharge of their official duties. The members shall be reimbursed for actual and necessary expenses incurred in the performance of their official duties. All vouchers of the board shall be approved by the chairperson or the executive director of the board.
Effective Date: 09-29-1997 .
Note: The amendment to this section by 129th General AssemblyFile No.10, SB 5, §1 was rejected by voters in the November, 2011 election.