Notification of Proposed Rule Changes


Notification of Proposed Rule Changes

“This message is posted pursuant to the requirements of Executive Order 2011-01K and Senate Bill 2 (SB2) of the 129th General Assembly, which requires state agencies, including the Accountancy Board of Ohio, to draft rules in collaboration with stakeholders, assess and justify any adverse impact on the business community (as defined by SB2), and provide opportunity for the affected public to provide input on the rules.”

There will be a JCARR hearing regarding proposed rule revisions on June 15, 2020 at 10:00 a.m., in Room 1910, Vern Riffe Center as well as online:


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Rule Status Rule Number(s) Rule Name    Rule Status Rule Number(s) Rule Name   Rule Status Rule Number(s) Rule Name
ADM 4701-2-01 Definitions   ADM 4701-2-02 Personal Information Systems   NEW 4701-2-03 Confidential Personal Information
NEW 4701-2-04 Accessing Confidential Personal Information   NEW 4701-2-05 Valid Reasons For Accessing Confidential Personal Information   ADM 4701-2-06

Restricting And Logging Access To Confidential Personal Information In Computerized Information Systems

ADM 4701-3-06 Conditional Application To Sit For The CPA Examination   ADM 4701-5-01 CPA Examination Administration Definitions   ADM 4701-5-06 Passing Score; Conditional Credit
        NEW 4701-13-01 Definitions   NEW 4701-13-02 Public Accounting Firm Registration Requirements, Renewal Deadlines
NEW 4701-13-03 Public Accounting Firm Insurance Requirement   NEW 4701-13-04 Change Of Peer Review Firm Registration Status   NEW 4701-13-05 Change Of Firm Name Or Ownership
ADM 4701-13-06 Peer Review Program Standards   NEW 4701-13-07 Required Submission Of Peer Review Reports   ADM 4701-13-08 Retention Of Documents Relating To Peer Review
NEW 4701-13-09 Peer Review Deficiencies; Hearings   RES 4701-13-10 Peer Review Deficiencies; Hearings   RES 4701-13-11 Required Submission Of Peer Review Reports
ADM 4701-17-01 Education Assistance Program Definitions   ADM 4701-17-02 Scholarship Eligibility Criteria   ADM 4701-17-04 Scholarship Procedure; Fund Balance
ADM 4701-17-06 Education Assistance Fund Expenses   ADM 4701-17-08 Education Assistance Surcharge        

 If you have any comments, or questions, please send them to or, and copy (cc) or deletions, may be found on this web page at the links above. The rules are on the Register of Ohio. On the register of Ohio website, select “Browse Rules by”>”Filing Agency”>4701 - Accountancy Board” and Search.