.20 Interest on Guaranty Fund Reimbursements.

A. Unless revoked by a final order of the Commission, a licensee is suspended by operation of law under Business Occupations and Professions Article, §17-412, Annotated Code of Maryland, upon payment from the Guaranty Fund due to the conduct of a licensee. The Commission may not consider any application for reinstatement until the amount paid from the Fund because of that conduct is repaid in full, plus 12 percent interest from the time payment is made, under Business and Professions Article, §17-411(a), Annotated Code of Maryland.

B. For purposes of this regulation only, the term "application for reinstatement" may include a written request for reissuance of a license at the discretion of the Commission.