.07 New Construction or Alteration.

A. Submission of Plans. Plans shall be submitted to the Secretary before construction or alterations begin affecting its functional structure or normal bed capacity. These plans shall have the prior approval of local zoning authorities and the appropriate fire authorities. The Secretary shall review promptly the plans and shall notify the applicant or licensee within 30 days that the building, alteration, additions, or changes, are approved or disapproved with the recommendations that the Secretary may make. If an application is disapproved, the applicant or licensee shall be informed of the reasons at the time of notification.

B. Application to Service Facilities. A system of water supply, plumbing, sewerage, electrical power, garbage or refuse disposal may not be installed or extended until complete plans and specifications have been submitted and approved in accordance with §A, of this regulation.