(A) An independent integrity monitor must request to be certified by the commission to monitor sports gaming activity for compliance with Chapter 3775. of the Revised Code and the rules adopted thereunder.
(B) An independent integrity monitor requesting certification or renewal certification must pay a nonrefundable certification fee of five thousand dollars.
(C) The certification fee may be increased to the extent that the cost of the compliance investigation exceeds the certification fee set forth in paragraph (B) of this rule. The executive director must advise the independent integrity monitor in writing that an additional certification fee is required and the amount and purpose of the additional fee. The commission will not certify an independent integrity monitor until the entirety of the certification fee is paid.
(D) Unless otherwise approved by the executive director, all fees must be submitted by electronic funds transfer payable to the treasurer of the state of Ohio.
(E) An independent integrity monitor requesting certification or requesting renewal certification must undergo a compliance investigation. Results from a compliance investigation completed within the year prior to a renewal certification request may be applied to the renewal certification request at the executive director's discretion.
(F) Independent integrity monitor certification expires five years after the date of certification.
(G) A certified independent integrity monitor may request renewal of the certification by submitting an intent to renew not less than ninety days before the expiration of the certification.
(H) The request to be certified as an independent integrity monitor and the granting of the certification by the commission, and subject to any other requirements imposed by Chapter 3775. of the Revised Code and the rules adopted thereunder, constitutes the contract required by section 3775.02 of the Revised Code.
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