Business Filing Statement - Note: 2019 is not a statement filing year.

Business filing statements are not due until March 1, 2020.  Business filing statements are only required to be submitted to the Board by March first of each even numbered year.  Information and forms will be posted to this page in January 2020.

Section 4753.12 (A) of the Ohio Revised Code states:

4753.12 Lawful practice.

Nothing in this chapter shall be construed to:

(A) Prohibit a person other than an individual from engaging in the business of speech-language pathology or audiology without licensure if it employs a licensed individual in the direct practice of speech-language pathology and audiology. Such entity shall file a statement with the state speech and hearing professionals board, on a form approved by the board for this purpose, swearing that it submits itself to the rules of the board and the provisions of this chapter which the board determines applicable.

Section 4753-1-03 of the Ohio Administrative Code states in part:

(A) Pursuant to division (A) of section 4753.12 of the Revised Code, an entity may provide speech-language pathology or audiology services without licensure if it employs or contracts individuals in the direct practice of speech-language pathology or audiology, in accordance with Chapter 4753. of the Revised Code and Administrative Code. Such entity, through its designated agent, no later than March first of each even numbered year, at the discretion of the board, shall submit a business filing with the board 

Page updated 01/22/2018