21 NCAC 10 .0216             WAIVER

The Board may waive any rule in this Chapter that is not statutorily required if a licensee, or applicant for license or certification, submits a written request. Factors the Board shall use in determining whether to grant the waiver are:

(1)           degree of disruption to the Board;

(2)           cost to the Board;

(3)           degree of benefit to the public;

(4)           whether the requesting party had control over the circumstances that required the requested waiver;

(5)           notice to and opposition by the public;

(6)           need for the waiver; and

(7)           previous requests for waivers submitted from the requesting party.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 90-142; 150B-19(6);

Emergency Adoption Eff. April 28, 2020;

Temporary Adoption Eff. July 24, 2020;

Eff. July 1, 2021.