245A.05 DENIAL OF APPLICATION.
The commissioner may deny a license if an applicant fails to comply with applicable laws or
rules, or knowingly withholds relevant information from or gives false or misleading information
to the commissioner in connection with an application for a license or during an investigation.
An applicant whose application has been denied by the commissioner must be given notice of
the denial. Notice must be given by certified mail or personal service. The notice must state the
reasons the application was denied and must inform the applicant of the right to a contested case
hearing under chapter 14 and Minnesota Rules, parts 1400.8505
. The applicant may
appeal the denial by notifying the commissioner in writing by certified mail or personal service
within 20 calendar days after receiving notice that the application was denied. Section
applies to hearings held to appeal the commissioner's denial of an application.
History: 1987 c 333 s 5; 1Sp2001 c 9 art 14 s 19; 2002 c 379 art 1 s 113; 2004 c 288
art 1 s 15