Below is correspondence from ODH/ODA regarding proposed mobile rules. We highly encourage all members to submit written comment to ODH. Additionally, there will be a RFSAC meeting on 9/18/2019 at ODA beginning at 9:30AM to discuss these proposed rules.
Attached are proposed amendments to Ohio Administrative Codes 3701-21 and 3717-1 regarding mobile food service operations and mobile retail food establishments. The Ohio Department of Health and Ohio Department of Agriculture held meetings with representatives from the Greater Ohio Showmen’s Association, Ohio Restaurant Association, Ohio Grocer’s Association, OEHA, Farmers Markets Management Network, and Ohio Festival and Events Association to draft these proposed rules.
These proposed rules will be presented to the Retail Food Safety Advisory Council at the council meeting on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 9:30AM at the Ohio Department of Agriculture, Bromfield Building Auditorium, 8995 East Main Street, Reynoldsburg, Ohio. The meetings are public.
If you wish to submit written comments regarding these rules, please send them to the Ohio Department of Health at firstname.lastname@example.org by September 30, 2019. There will also be a formal comment period once the draft rules are posted on the Ohio Department of Health website.
Below are the proposed rules: