2012 Rhode Island General Laws
Title 5 - Businesses and Professions
Chapter 5-5 - Private Detective Act
Chapter 5-5-7 - Procedure for approval or denial of application – Hearings.


RI Gen L § 5-5-7 (2012) What's This?

§ 5-5-7 Procedure for approval or denial of application – Hearings. – The local licensing authority, in approving or denying an application for a license or renewal of a license, shall proceed as follows:

(1) If the application is approved, the local licensing authority shall issue a license in the form provided in this chapter;

(2) If the application is denied, the local licensing authority shall notify the applicant or licensee, in writing, of the denial and state the reasons for his or her action;

(3) Within fifteen (15) days from the receipt of notice, the applicant or licensee may request a hearing in writing;

(4) If a request for a hearing is received in a timely manner, the local licensing authority shall set a date for a hearing and notify the parties of the time and place of the hearing;

(5) All hearings shall be held in accordance with the provisions of chapter 35 of title 42.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1987, ch. 479, § 2.)

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