02.01.02.03

.03 Petition for Hearing.

A. Filing a Petition.

(1) Any person may file a petition with the Agency.

(2) The petition shall:

(a) Be accompanied by a statement of charges; and

(b) Show cause why a hearing on the matters raised should be granted.

B. Review by the Agency. The Agency shall:

(1) Review each petition; and

(2) Determine whether to hold a hearing under Commercial Law Article, §13-403, Annotated Code of Maryland.

C. Unless notice issued under Regulation .06 of this chapter states otherwise, the Division is the party proponent.