.04 Appeal Procedures.

When an appeal from COMAR 20.32 is received, the Commission may:

A. Determine whether relief should be granted based on the information submitted by the complainant/appellant, the public service company, and the investigation of the Office of External Relations;

B. Dismiss the appeal if it fails to state a claim upon which relief can be granted; or

C. Conduct further investigations, proceedings, or hearings as necessary.