(a) The final
decision or order in a contested case shall be rendered by an agency after due
consideration of the entire record. If no written request was filed for the
preparation of a transcript, a final decision may be rendered at any time
following the close of the hearing. If a transcript was requested in writing,
the final decision may be rendered within a reasonable time following
preparation of the transcript.
A final decision or order adverse to a party in a contested case shall be in
writing or stated in the record.
(c) Parties shall be notified either
personally or by mail of any decision or order. Upon request, a copy of the
text of the final decision or order shall be sent by mail to each of the
respondents and respondent's counsel, and to any other party of
(d) The agency shall
proceed with reasonable dispatch to conclude any matter pending before it and
shall render a final decision in all contested cases within ninety days
following the close of evidence and filing of briefs in such
Conn. Agencies Regs.
Effective February 22,