(a)  General.  The procedure for the adoption, amendment or repeal of a rule is governed by G.S. 150B.

(b)  Notice of Rule-Making.  Any person who wishes to receive individual notice shall file a written request with the Board and shall be responsible for the cost of mailing said notice.

(c)  Public Hearing.  Any public rule-making hearing required by G.S. 150B shall be conducted by the Chairman of the Board or by any person he may designate.  The presiding officer shall have complete control of the hearing and shall conduct the hearing so as to provide a reasonable opportunity for any interested person to present views, data and comments.  Oral presentations shall not exceed 15 minutes.  Written presentations shall be acknowledged by the presiding officer and shall be given the same consideration as oral presentations.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 150B-21.2;

Eff. May 1, 1989;

Amended Eff. July, 1, 2007;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. July 23, 2016.