§ 28-32-01 Definitions
§ 28-32-02 Rulemaking power of agency – Organizational rule
§ 28-32-03 Emergency rules
§ 28-32-04 Repeal or waiver of rules from federal guidelines
§ 28-32-05 Adoption by reference of certain rules
§ 28-32-06 Force and effect of rules
§ 28-32-07 Deadline for rules to implement statutory change
§ 28-32-08 Regulatory analysis
§ 28-32-08.1 Rules affecting small entities – Analysis – Economic impact statements – Judicial review
§ 28-32-08.2 Fiscal notes for rules
§ 28-32-09 Takings assessment
§ 28-32-10 Notice of rulemaking – Hearing date
§ 28-32-11 Conduct of hearings – Notice of administrative rules committee consideration – Consideration and written record of comments
§ 28-32-12 Comment period
§ 28-32-13 Substantial compliance with rulemaking procedure
§ 28-32-14 Attorney general review of rules
§ 28-32-15 Filing of rules for publication – Effective date of rules
§ 28-32-16 Petition for reconsideration of rule – Hearing
§ 28-32-17 Administrative rules committee objection
§ 28-32-18 Administrative rules committee may void rule – Grounds – Amendment by agreement of agency and committee
§ 28-32-18.1 Administrative rules committee review of existing rules
§ 28-32-19 Publication of administrative code and code supplement
§ 28-32-20 Notification of code and code supplement
§ 28-32-21 Adjudicative proceedings – Procedures
§ 28-32-22 Informal disposition
§ 28-32-23 Adjudicative proceedings – Exceptions – Rules of procedure
§ 28-32-24 Evidence to be considered by agency – Official notice
§ 28-32-25 Adjudicative proceedings – Consideration of information not presented at a hearing
§ 28-32-26 Costs of investigation
§ 28-32-27 Hearing officer – Disqualification – Substitution
§ 28-32-28 Intervention
§ 28-32-29 Prehearing conference
§ 28-32-30 Default
§ 28-32-31 Duties of hearing officers
§ 28-32-32 Emergency adjudicative proceedings
§ 28-32-33 Adjudicative proceedings – Subpoenas – Discovery – Protective orders
§ 28-32-34 Administration of oaths – Parties to be advised of perjury provisions
§ 28-32-35 Procedure at hearing
§ 28-32-36 Agency to make record
§ 28-32-37 Ex parte communications
§ 28-32-38 Separation of functions
§ 28-32-39 Adjudicative proceedings – Findings of fact, conclusions of law, and order of agency – Notice
§ 28-32-40 Petition for reconsideration
§ 28-32-41 Effectiveness of orders
§ 28-32-42 Appeal from determination of agency – Time to appeal – How appeal taken
§ 28-32-43 Docketing of appeals
§ 28-32-44 Agency to maintain and certify record on appeal
§ 28-32-45 Consideration of additional or excluded evidence
§ 28-32-46 Scope of and procedure on appeal from determination of administrative agency
§ 28-32-47 Scope of and procedure on appeal from agency rulemaking
§ 28-32-48 Appeal – Stay of proceedings
§ 28-32-49 Review in supreme court
§ 28-32-50 Actions against administrative agencies – Attorney’s fees and costs
§ 28-32-51 Witnesses – Immunity
§ 28-32-52 Elected official authority

Terms Used In North Dakota Code > Chapter 28-32 - Administrative Agencies Practice Act

  • Adjourn: A motion to adjourn a legislative chamber or a committee, if passed, ends that day's session.
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • following: when used by way of reference to a chapter or other part of a statute means the next preceding or next following chapter or other part. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Individual: means a human being. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Oral argument: An opportunity for lawyers to summarize their position before the court and also to answer the judges' questions.
  • Organization: includes a foreign or domestic association, business trust, corporation, enterprise, estate, joint venture, limited liability company, limited liability partnership, limited partnership, partnership, trust, or any legal or commercial entity. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Person: means an individual, organization, government, political subdivision, or government agency or instrumentality. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • population: means the number of inhabitants as determined by the last preceding state or federal census. See North Dakota Code 1-01-47
  • Process: means a writ or summons issued in the course of judicial proceedings. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Property: includes property, real and personal. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals).
  • Rule: includes regulation. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Trust account: A general term that covers all types of accounts in a trust department, such as estates, guardianships, and agencies. Source: OCC
  • United States: includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • written: include "typewriting" and "typewritten" and "printing" and "printed" except in the case of signatures and when the words are used by way of contrast to typewriting and printing. See North Dakota Code 1-01-37
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See North Dakota Code 1-01-33