23.16.108 RECOURSE IN CASES OF DENIAL OR NONRENEWAL OF GAMBLING LICENSE - HEARING, JUDICIAL REVIEW
(1) Upon completion by the department of its investigation of an applicant's qualifications for licensure, the department shall notify the applicant in writing of its intended action. If the applicant desires a hearing, a written request for a hearing must be submitted to the department within 20 days.
(2) Upon receipt by the department of a written request for hearing, all proceedings involving the denial or nonrenewal of a gambling license shall be conducted in accordance with the Montana Administrative Procedure Act and the Attorney General's Model Rules of Procedure. The applicant shall notify the appointed hearing officer whether the applicant waives or invokes the confidentiality requirements of 23-5-115 , MCA.