21 NCAC 21 .0508             NOTICE OF HEARING

(a)  In addition to the items specified in General Statutes 150B‑38(b) to be included in the notice, notices of administrative hearings of the Board:

(1)           shall give the name, position, address and telephone number of a person in the Board office to contact for further information or discussion;

(2)           may give notice of the date, time, and place for a prehearing conference, if any; and

(3)           may include any other information deemed relevant to informing the party or parties as to the procedure of the hearing.

(b)  If the Board determines that the public health, safety or welfare requires such action, it may issue an order summarily suspending a license. Upon service of the order, the licensee to whom the order is directed shall immediately cease the practice of geology in North Carolina.  The Board shall promptly give notice of hearing pursuant to G.S. 150B‑38 following service of the order.  The suspension shall remain in effect pending issuance by the Board of a final agency decision pursuant to G.S. 150B‑42.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 89E‑19; 89E‑20; 150B‑3; 150B‑11; 150B‑38;

Eff. February 1, 1986;

Amended Eff. April 1, 1989;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. December 16, 2014.