§ 4734.01 Practice of chiropractic defined
§ 4734.02 Organization of state chiropractic board
§ 4734.03 Compensation and expenses of members
§ 4734.04 Meetings – records
§ 4734.05 Officers of board
§ 4734.06 Committees, groups
§ 4734.07 Immunity
§ 4734.08 Membership in federation of chiropractic licensing boards
§ 4734.09 Contracts
§ 4734.10 Administrative rules
§ 4734.14 Prohibited acts
§ 4734.141 Certificate required to practice acupuncture
§ 4734.142 Prohibited acts by acupuncture licensee
§ 4734.15 Scope of practice of chiropractic – permissible titles
§ 4734.16 Establishing code of ethics
§ 4734.161 Enabling person to retain handicapped parking privileges
§ 4734.17 Offering services through authorized business entity
§ 4734.19 Current copy of statutes and rules
§ 4734.20 License application
§ 4734.201 Physiotherapy defined
§ 4734.202 License applicant to comply with RC Chapter 4776
§ 4734.21 Evaluation and approval of schools and colleges
§ 4734.211 Approved courses of study in acupuncture
§ 4734.22 Administering examination on jurisprudence
§ 4734.23 Reciprocity with other states
§ 4734.24 Certificate holders on 11-3-75
§ 4734.25 License renewal
§ 4734.26 Inactive license classification
§ 4734.27 Special limited license to practice chiropractic
§ 4734.28 Acupuncture and moxibustion defined
§ 4734.281 Practice of acupuncture by chiropractors
§ 4734.282 Application for certificate to practice acupuncture
§ 4734.283 Issuance of acupuncture certificate
§ 4734.284 Renewal of acupuncture certificate
§ 4734.285 Advertisement of certification to practice acupuncture
§ 4734.286 Cessation of acupuncture practice – inactive certificate
§ 4734.31 Disciplinary actions by board
§ 4734.311 Effect of child support default on license
§ 4734.32 Reports of disciplinary actions by health care facility
§ 4734.34 Applying for restoration of license
§ 4734.35 Prosecutor’s report of convictions
§ 4734.36 Automatic suspension upon guilty plea or conviction
§ 4734.37 Summary suspension of license
§ 4734.38 Suspension for mental illness or incompetency
§ 4734.39 Ability to practice impaired
§ 4734.40 Establishing standards for approving treatment providers for impaired chiropractors
§ 4734.41 Establishing chemical dependency and mental illness monitoring program
§ 4734.42 Development and implementation of quality intervention program
§ 4734.45 Investigations – confidential information
§ 4734.46 Hearing and investigation procedures
§ 4734.47 Enforcement officer
§ 4734.48 Service of process – procedure for discovery
§ 4734.49 Injunctions
§ 4734.50 Notice or warnings for minor violations
§ 4734.53 Fines
§ 4734.54 Depositing receipts
§ 4734.55 Providing information – duplicate license
§ 4734.56 Fees in excess of statutory amounts
§ 4734.57 Compliance with law regarding sanctions for human trafficking
§ 4734.99 Penalty

Terms Used In Ohio Code > Chapter 4734

  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Another: when used to designate the owner of property which is the subject of an offense, includes not only natural persons but also every other owner of property. See Ohio Code 1.02
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Bond: includes an undertaking. See Ohio Code 1.02
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • imprisonment: means being imprisoned under a sentence imposed for an offense or serving a term of imprisonment, prison term, jail term, term of local incarceration, or other term under a sentence imposed for an offense in an institution under the control of the department of rehabilitation and correction, a county, multicounty, municipal, municipal-county, or multicounty-municipal jail or workhouse, a minimum security jail, a community-based correctional facility, or another facility described or referred to in section 2929. See Ohio Code 1.05
  • in writing: includes any representation of words, letters, symbols, or figures; this provision does not affect any law relating to signatures. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Interrogatories: Written questions asked by one party of an opposing party, who must answer them in writing under oath; a discovery device in a lawsuit.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Jurisprudence: The study of law and the structure of the legal system.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Oath: includes affirmation, and "swear" includes affirm. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Person: includes an individual, corporation, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, and association. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • practice of chiropractic: means utilization of the relationship between the musculo-skeletal structures of the body, the spinal column, and the nervous system in the restoration and maintenance of health, in connection with which patient care is conducted with due regard for first aid, hygienic, nutritional, and rehabilitative procedures and the specific vertebral adjustment and manipulation of the articulations and adjacent tissues of the body. See Ohio Code 4734.01
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Rule: includes regulation. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • state: means the state of Ohio. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Subpoena duces tecum: A command to a witness to produce documents.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Undertaking: includes a bond. See Ohio Code 1.02
  • United States: includes all the states. See Ohio Code 1.59
  • Whoever: includes all persons, natural and artificial; partners; principals, agents, and employees; and all officials, public or private. See Ohio Code 1.02