20 NCAC 02A .0303         RECONSIDERATION OF DECLARATORY RULINGS

(a)  Whenever the director of the retirement systems has issued a declaratory ruling pursuant to this Section, the petitioner may, at his option, request that the ruling be reconsidered by the appropriate governing board in a letter mailed or delivered to the director of the retirement systems within 10 days of the receipt of such declaratory ruling.  In the event the petitioner requests reconsideration by the appropriate governing board, the petitioner shall be entitled to appear concerning the ruling before the appropriate governing board at a regularly scheduled meeting.  The governing board in question shall reconsider the ruling and may readopt the same ruling or adopt a different ruling.

(b)  In the event the petitioner does not request reconsideration by the appropriate governing board as provided in (a) of this Rule, the declaratory ruling issued by the director of the retirement systems shall be considered the final declaratory ruling of the said governing board.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 135‑6(f); 128‑28(g);

Eff. October 29, 1979.