(a) Within 60 days of the decision to deny, suspend or revoke a license the applicant or license holder may petition for a determination of his/her legal rights, privileges or duties. All petitions must be in writing and contain a statement of the facts prompting the request sufficient to allow for appropriate processing by the licensing authority.

(b) The petition for a hearing shall be filed with the Office of Administrative Hearings in accordance with G.S. 150B-23 and 26 NCAC 03 .0103. In accordance with G.S. 1A-1, Rule 4(j)4 , the petition shall be served on a registered agent for service of process for the licensing authority. A list of registered agents may be obtained from the Office of Legal Affairs.

(c) Procedures for the processing of an appeal of an adverse licensing action and for the final decision are specified in G.S. 150B, Article 3 and 10A NCAC 1A.


History Note: Authority G.S. 131D-10.5; 131D-10.6; 131D-10.9; 143B‑153; 150B‑22; 150B‑23;

Eff. October 1, 2008;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. October 3, 2017.