012.01 Every decision and order rendered by
the Department in an application case shall be in writing or stated in the
record and, if in writing, shall be accompanied by findings of fact and
conclusions of law.
decision and order should include:
The name of the Department and name of the proceeding;
012.02B The time and place of the
012.02C The names of all
parties and their attorneys who entered an appearance at the hearing;
012.02D The findings of fact consisting of a
concise statement of the conclusions upon each contested issue of
012.02E The conclusions of
law consisting of the applications of the controlling law to the facts found
and the legal results arising therefrom, including specific conclusions
regarding the requirements of the specific application as set forth in 49 NAC 3
(Proof Requirements for Granting of Applications); and
012.02F The order consisting of the action
taken by the Department as a result of the facts found and the legal
conclusions arising therefrom.
012.03 The Department may impose conditions
precedent in any order issued in an application case.
012.04 Parties to the proceeding shall be
notified of the decision and order by mailing a copy of the decision and order
and accompanying findings and conclusions to each party or its attorney of
012.05 For good cause, the
Director may, by order, delegate the final decision making authority in an
application case to an appropriate Department employee.