917.031 Authority of milk sanitation board.

The milk sanitation board may do all of the following:

(A) Advise and consult with the director of agriculture in the administration and enforcement of this chapter and rules adopted under it;

(B) Make recommendations to the director regarding proposed rules;

(C) Approve or disapprove agreements between the director and any public or private entity desiring to perform or performing any of the inspections or analyses required under this chapter and rules adopted under it.

The milk sanitation board, after reviewing the director's annual report required under division (A)(7) of section 917.02 of the Revised Code, shall prescribe inspection fees for milk processors, and may prescribe inspection fees for milk producers and milk haulers. The board may modify any fees it has prescribed. The fees prescribed or modified by the board together with the license fees collected pursuant to this chapter shall not exceed sixty-three per cent of the estimated cost of administering and enforcing this chapter, as determined by the board's review of the director's annual report.

Effective Date: 10-21-1997; 04-15-2005

Related Legislative Provision: See 129th General AssemblyFile No.39, SB 171, §4 .