A. General - Petitions for relief under any
statute or other authority designated to the Board shall be in writing, shall
state clearly and concisely the petitioner's grounds of interest in the subject
matter, the facts relied upon, and the relief sought, and shall cite by
appropriate reference the statutory provision or other authority relied upon
for relief. Seven (7) copies shall be filed with the original.
Petitions for Issuance, Amendment, or
Repeal of Rules
1. A petition for the
issuance, amendment or repeal of a rule by the Board shall, in addition to the
requirements of §
this Part above, set forth the specific rule, amendment or repeal requested,
and state in detail with citations to appropriate references, the reasons for
the requested action. Seven (7) copies shall be filed with the
2. Upon submission of
such a petition, the Board will within thirty (30) days, either deny the
petition in writing or initiate rule-making procedures in accordance with R.I.
Gen. Laws §
set forth the rule or statutory provision in question and shall state in
detail, with appropriate citations, whether the rule or provisions should or
should not apply.