10A NCAC 89B .0101       PURPOSE AND SCOPE

(a)  The purpose of Rules .0101 through .0108 of this Section is to set forth the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services' procedures for rule‑making hearings and declaratory rulings.

(b)  The procedures in these Rules shall be followed by persons wishing to submit comments, written or oral, at rule‑making hearings, by persons requesting additional information regarding proposed or adopted rules, and by persons requesting declaratory rulings.

(c)  As used in these rules, the term "rule" has the meaning specified in G.S. 150B‑2(8a) and includes the amendment or repeal of a prior rule as well as the adoption of a new rule.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143‑545; 143‑546; 143B‑10(j)(2); 150B‑11;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. April 1, 1988;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. March 1, 2016.