Section 9-13-249

Refusal or recall of permits, etc.

(a) The commissioner shall have the power to refuse to issue a permit or certificate or to recall any permit or certificate already issued when he shall have reasonable cause to believe that the applicant for or holder of said permit or certificate may have or has violated this article or regulations promulgated hereto.

(b) Appeals from the action of the commissioner in refusal to issue or recall any certification or permit shall be heard by the board. Notice of an appeal to the board must be received by the commissioner in writing within 10 days of receiving notice of the commissioner's action. The board shall hear the appeal at its next scheduled meeting, but in no circumstances more than 30 days from the date the commissioner receives the notice of the appeal. The action of the commissioner shall not be stayed pending an appeal before the board.

(c) Appeals from action by the board shall be conducted as provided under the Alabama Administrative Procedure Act, Section 41-22-1, et seq.

(Acts 1987, No. 87-582, §10.)