49-31-45 Payment of investigation and hearing expenses--Procedure for payment--Accounting of compan...
Payment of investigation and hearing expenses--Procedure for payment--Accounting of company's deposit--Notice and order as to amount to be returned.
incurred in any investigation or hearing conducted in pursuance of § 49-31-44 shall be paid out of
the fund on warrants drawn by the state auditor upon itemized vouchers submitted by the
commission. The commission shall keep and maintain a detailed record of the amount expended
from each deposit by each company making a deposit. Upon the conclusion of the investigation or
hearing, the commission shall make an accounting of the deposit and shall give the company making
the deposit, within thirty days of the final decision, notice in writing of the itemization and the
amount that is proposed to be returned to the company. Any company protesting the itemization may
file objections with the commission within thirty days of receiving the itemization. The commission
shall resolve any objections by order consistent with chapter 1-26.
Source: SL 1951, ch 260, § 2; SL 1953, ch 280, § 1; SDC Supp 1960, § 52.0273; SDCL, § 49-10-29; SL 1987, ch 345, § 83; SL 1988, ch 375, § 31; SL 1991, ch 381, § 12.