<html> <head> <title>Rule 02:01:04:11 Executive secretary may initiate contested case hearing on an application.</title> <META NAME="Keywords" Content="Administrative Rules 02:01:04:11"> <META NAME="Description" Content="Administrative Rules 02:01:04:11 Executive secretary may initiate contested case hearing on an application."> <meta name=Generator content="Microsoft Office HTML Filter 2.0"> <meta http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=windows-1252"> <meta name=Originator content="Microsoft Word 10"> <style> <!-- --> </style> </head> <body lang=EN-US> <div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>2:01:04:11.&nbsp;&nbsp;Executive secretary may initiate contested case hearing on an application.</b> The executive secretary may initiate a contested case hearing on an application without making an initial recommendation. The applicant shall, within 10 days, be notified of the executive secretary's decision to refer the application to a contested case hearing. The hearing may be conducted by a hearing examiner and shall be before the commission, and the notice required by &nbsp;2:01:04:14 shall be given in addition to, or in conjunction with, the notice required by this section.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Source:</b> 2 SDR 37, effective November 20, 1975; 14 SDR 81, effective December 6, 1987.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>General Authority:</b>SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=23-3-35">23-3-35(1).</A></p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Law Implemented:</b>SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=23-3-35">23-3-35(1).</A></p> </div> </body> </html>