PISGS Mid-Week Minute - March 3, 2021

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March 3, 2021


Pursuant to Revised Code (R.C.) 119.04, Private Investigator Security Guard Services (PISGS) has completed its five-year rule review of Administrative Code (A.C.) Chapter 4501:7-1. The rules were final filed on January 20, 2021 and have gone into effect as of March 1, 2021. A summary of the changes is outlined within the pdf document attached below.

We have highlighted some of the rules changes here:

  • No longer require a new license in the case of a change of the form of business or legal name. (4501:7-1-03 Requirement of new license)
  • Remove the requirement for a Quarterly Report. (4501:7-1-09 Registration of employees)
  • Require registrant’s email address for improved communication. (4501:7-1-09 Registration of employees)
  • Require a termination report to be submitted ten days following the termination or expiration of a registrant. (4501:7-1-09 Registration of employees)
  • Require that licensees keep true and correct records of all business transactions for the current calendar year plus two previous calendar years (4501:7-1-11 Records)

To view a summary of the changes, click on the attached pdf document below.

If you have any questions regarding the changes or how it may affect your business, please email pisglr@dps.ohio.gov or call the PISGS customer service line at (614) 466-4130.

To download document as a PDF file, click HERE, or on the image below.

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Summary of Rules Changes - Letter to Industry 2021

Do you have a question? Or a tip you'd like to share with PISGS licensees? Please send to PISGStips@dps.ohio.gov