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Public health activities in Ohio are governed by a range of public health laws and regulations found mainly in Title 37 - Health, Safety, Morals of the Ohio Revised Code and in related chapters and sections of the Ohio Administrative Code.  Links to some of the specific programs in these chapters are provided below.

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The Cuyahoga County Board of Heatlh acts as an agent of the Ohio Department of Health in regulating the following in accordance with updated rules in Ohio Administrative Code.

Public Records Request

Public records document the decisions, functions, operations, organization, policies and procedures of the agency, subject to certain exemptions allowed under state and federal law.

Copies of public records will be provided to individuals and organizations within a reasonable time frame which is dependent on the time it takes to research, retrieve, and assemble the material. The cost for copies varies based upon the format in which they are produced and delivered.

Onsite inspection of public records is available Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and is subject to the same waiting period.

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Contact Information

Please direct public record requests to:
Joan O'Brien
216-201-2000 Ext. 1110

Thomas P. O'Donnell, Esq.
Administrative Counsel
216-201-2000 Ext. 1109