(1) A grant request
may be submitted prior to the Order, and up to 180 days after the Order. A grant
request is received when Board staff receive the grant request on a form approved by
the Board and all required supplemental information.
(2) Board staff will review and acknowledge grant
requests within 30 days of receipt of the initial grant request. The Board will
review grant requests at the first meeting following Board staff's acknowledgement
of the request. At this meeting the Board will approve, deny, or modify the grant,
or request further information prior to issuing a final order.
(3) If an ordered merger does not occur, any party
that received grant payments must reimburse the UDRF in full.
(4) Any grant amount that is not used for approved
purposes must be reimbursed to the UDRF.
Tenn. Comp. R. & Regs. 1715-02-.04
filed January 23, 2023; effective 4/23/2023.
Authority: T.C.A. §§
7-82-702(a)(1), 7-82-704(b), and 7-82-707(a)(2).