Public Rules Hearings


The Ohio State Chiropractic Board hereby announces that a public hearing will be held on August 3, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the Vern Riffe Center for Government and the Arts, 77 South High Street; 16th Floor, Chiropractic Board office, Columbus, Ohio for the purpose of adopting, amending and rescinding certain administrative rules. 


In accordance with Ohio Administrative Code Section 4734-2-01, any person affected by the rescinded rule may:

  • Appear and be heard in person, by the person's attorney, or both at the hearing on August 3, 2017;
  • Present their positions, arguments, or contentions, orally or in writing;
  • Offer and examine witnesses;
  • Present evidence tending to show that the proposed rule rescission, if adopted, would be unreasonable or unlawful.


The Board will also permit persons affected by the proposed rule adoption to present their positions, arguments, or contentions in writing.  Written testimony must be received in the Board office by August 3, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. to be included in the hearing record. You are not required to appear at the hearing if you choose to present your position, arguments or contentions in writing.

Upon closure of the hearing record, the Board will thoroughly review and consider all testimony. The Board may make changes to the rule based on testimony received.  If the Board refiles a rule, a second public hearing notice is not required unless the change in the rule makes the rule inconsistent with the public hearing notice provided with the original rule filing.

Rules To Be Rescinded

4734-1-02    Public notice of meetings.

4734-2-01    Public notice of rules.

4734-2-02    Five year rule review.

4734-2-03    Rules hearings

4734-4-01    Hearings; disciplinary procedures.

Proposed New Rules

4734-1-01    Rulemaking and review of existing rules.

4734-1-02    Public meetings.

4734-7-03    Continuing education credit for providing health care to indigent and uninsured persons as a volunteer.

Proposed Rule Amendments

4734-1-09    Organizational memberships.

4734-6-06    Jurisprudence examination.

4734-7-04    Restoration of inactive chiropractic license.

4734-7-05    Reinstatement of forfeited chiropractic license.

4734-10-02  Acupuncture course of study approval.


Kelly Caudill, Executive Director
77 South High Street, 16th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
614-644-7032 | 888-772-1384
Fax 614-752-2539