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Rule 4729:4-1-07 | Summary suspension of a licensee or registrant.

 

(A) An impaired licensee or registrant may be summarily suspended without a prior hearing pursuant to section 3719.121 of the Revised Code if, in the opinion of the board, the impaired licensee or registrant poses a danger of immediate and serious harm to others by:

(1) Refusing to seek evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation for a substance abuse/chemical dependency related impairment;

(2) Not signing and/or complying with the treatment and/or monitoring contract from an approved treatment provider or monitoring program;

(3) Resuming practice before the approved treatment provider or monitoring program has made an assessment and recommends that the licensee or registrant is capable of practicing;

(4) A relapse, as defined in rule 4729:4-1-01 of the Administrative Code, of substance abuse/chemical dependency at any time.

(B) An impaired licensee or registrant may be summarily suspended without a prior hearing pursuant to section 3719.121 of the Revised Code if a the licensee or registrant is guilty of a felony drug abuse offense as defined in section 2925.01 of the Revised Code.

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: 3719.28, 4729.26
Amplifies: 3719.121, 4729.18
Five Year Review Date: 2/4/2026
Prior Effective Dates: 7/1/1992, 9/15/2017