.05 Responsibilities of the OHCQ.

The OHCQ, acting as the Secretary's designee, shall:

A. Inspect or have an inspection conducted for each tissue bank:

(1) When an initial Maryland permit to operate is sought; and

(2) Annually after a Maryland permit has been issued;

B. Issue a permit to an applicant who meets the requirements of this chapter to:

(1) Operate a tissue bank in this State; or

(2) Represent or service in this State a tissue bank that is:

(a) In this State; or

(b) Outside this State;

C. Collect fees, as set forth in Regulation .06D of this chapter, to issue and renew a permit to operate a tissue bank.