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Notice of Public Hearing Mar. 20, 2017

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

 

Acting under the authority of the Ohio Revised Code Sections 119.03, the Ohio State Board of Cosmetology hereby announces a public hearing will be held on Monday, March, 20 2017 at 9:00 a.m. in the Board room, 1929 Gateway Circle, Grove City, Ohio. This is a statement of the agency's intention to promulgate the following rules:

 

Rescinded Rule

 

4713-3-10: Licenses shall be conspicuously displayed

 

The full text of the rules is available on The Board’s website, and can be accessed at: http://www.cos.ohio.gov/Laws-and-Rules/Rule-Review (You may access each rule under this section individually).

 

On the date and at the time and place designated in this notice, any person affected by the proposed action of the Ohio State Board of Cosmetology may appear and be heard in person, by his/her attorney, or both; may present his/her position, arguments, or contentions orally or in writing; offer witnesses; and, present evidence tending to show that any proposal, if adopted or effectuated, will be unreasonable or unlawful.

Cosmetology Phone Scam

Dear Licensee:

The Ohio State Board of Cosmetology (“Board”) has recently received information about telephone scams targeting our licensees.  According to the reported information, there have been two forms of scams, both directed toward salons.  In one, the caller says that they are calling from the Board about an unpaid fine, and they demand immediate payment over the phone.  While certain unpaid fines may be referred to the Ohio Attorney General for collections, and the collection efforts may involve calls, Employees of the Board will never call and demand fine payments over the phone.

In the second version, the caller claims to be an inspector from the Board and says that they are coming to complete an inspection at the salon.  The caller then informs the salon that they need to have money available to pay for the inspection.  The Ohio State Board of Cosmetology does not charge salons for inspections, and Board inspectors will never ask a salon for money.

If you receive a call like the ones noted above, or any other call from someone claiming to be from the Board and asking for money, please hang up and notify the Board.

Notice of Public Hearing Mar. 6, 2017

 Acting under the authority of the Ohio Revised Code Sections 119.03, the Ohio State Board of Cosmetology hereby announces a public hearing will be held on Monday, March 6, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. in the Board room, 1929 Gateway Circle, Grove City, Ohio. This is a statement of the agency’s intention to promulgate the following rules:

 

Amended Rules
•    4713-5-11: Final training records
•    4713-5-14: Discontinuance/closure of operation

New Rules
•    4713-1-07: Prohibited acts
•    4713-5-09: Enrollment procedure
•    4713-11-08: Residential salons
•    4713-11-14: Mobile salons

Rescinded Rules
•    4713-1-07: Prohibited acts
•    4713-5-09: Enrollment procedure
•    4713-11-08: Resident salons and mobile home salons

The full text of the rules is available on The Board’s website, and can be accessed at http://www.cos.ohio.gov/Laws-and-Rules/Rule-Review (You may access each rule under this section individually).

On the date and at the time and place designated in this notice, any person affected by the proposed action of the Ohio State Board of Cosmetology may appear and be heard in person, by his/her attorney, or both; may present his/her position, arguments, or contentions orally or in writing; offer witnesses; and, present evidence tending to show that any proposal, if adopted or effectuated, will be unreasonable or unlawful.

The Next Board Meeting of the Ohio State Board of Cosmetology will be held on

 Tuesday March 14, 2017 at 1:00p.m.

Rules Committee Meeting

1929 Gateway Circle -  Grove City, OH 43123

March 1, 2017 1:45 p.m.

 

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