South Carolina Code of Regulations
Chapter 89 - OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR--MINING COUNCIL OF SOUTH CAROLINA
89-310 - Petition for Promulgation, Amendment, or Repeal of Regulations.
89-310. Petition for Promulgation, Amendment, or Repeal of Regulations.
A. Any interested person may petition the South Carolina Mining Council requesting the promulgation, amendment, or repeal of any regulation.
B. This petition shall be in written form and addressed to the Chairman of the Council.
C. Within thirty days of receipt of the petition, the Council shall either deny the petition or initiate regulation-making proceedings.
D. In any case where the Council denies the petition, it shall do so in written form and it shall state the reasons for its denial.
E. A hearing may be initiated by any aggrieved person seeking to contest the authority of the South Carolina Mining Council to promulgate a regulation provided that a written request for such a hearing is submitted to the South Carolina Mining Council prior to final promulgation of the regulation.