2:05:03:04.  Investigation and dismissal of complaint. Upon the filing of a complaint requesting the revocation or suspension of the certification of a 911 telecommunicator, the executive secretary shall conduct an investigation of the allegations in the complaint, in accordance with the commission's internal operating procedures for complaints against certified 911 telecommunicators. The chair of the commission may dismiss the complaint if it appears that the grounds alleged in the complaint are frivolous, clearly unfounded in fact, or, in the opinion of the commission, the appointing authority has adequately responded to allegations alleged in the complaint. If the complaint is not resolved or otherwise disposed of during the investigation, the commission shall give notice of and conduct a contested case hearing.

          Source: 25 SDR 124, effective April 8, 1999.

          General Authority:SDCL 34-45-26, 34-45-29.

          Law Implemented:SDCL 34-45-24, 34-45-29.