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Chapter 04.04
Section 04.04.090
 

Title 04 Administrative Agencies and Procedures

Chapter 04.04 Special Administrative Procedures – Licensing

Section 04.04.090 Hearing

  1. If the licensee or other interested person makes written request to the license officer within ten days of the issuance of a provisional order to comply, the license officer schedules a hearing.
     
  2. Unless the licensee within seven days of the issuance of a summary order files with the license officer a written waiver, the license officer schedules a hearing.
     
  3. The license officer gives notice of a hearing in the same manner as orders to comply are served.
     
  4. The license officer’s order upon a hearing is final, subject to appeal as provided in SMC 4.04.100.
     
  5. Unless otherwise provided by an ordinance dealing specifically with the subject of a license or by rule, the hearings conducted by the license officer under this section are informal administrative hearings. They are conducted to determine the factual basis for entitlement to a regulatory license required in the exercise of the police power. They are not governed by the rules of procedure and evidence of courts.
     
  6. The license officer causes minutes of the hearing to be made and includes in the written order a summary of the salient facts found from the files and hearing.
     
  7. The order may revoke or suspend or reinstate the license upon such conditions as are warranted.
     
  8. The license officer promulgates the order from a hearing in the same manner as orders to comply are served.

Date Passed: Monday, March 26, 2007

Effective Date: Sunday, May 6, 2007

Recodification ORD C33995 Section 1