(a)  Any person may file a written submission containing data, comments, or arguments after distribution or publication of a rulemaking notice until the day of the hearing, unless a longer period has been prescribed in the notice or granted upon request.  These written comments should be sent to the director at the address of the commission.

(b)  The first page of any written submission shall clearly identify the rulemaking proceeding or proposed rule to which the comments are addressed and include a statement of the position of the person making the submission (for example, "In support of adopting proposed Rule .0000," "In opposition to adopting proposed Rule .0000").

(c)  Upon receipt of written comments, acknowledgment will be made with an assurance that the comments therein will be considered fully by the commission.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 113A‑54; 150B‑12(e);

Eff. March 14, 1980;

Amended Eff. June 5, 1981;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. February 2, 2016.