24.29.215    TIME LIMITS

(1) A party seeking administrative review under ARM 24.29.206 must make a written request for administrative review to the department within 30 days of notice of adverse action.

(2) A party seeking a contested case hearing under ARM 24.29.207 must make a written request to the department for a contested case hearing within 10 days of notice of the results of an administrative review or within 30 days of notice of adverse action.

(3) A party seeking judicial review of a final order of the department after a contested case hearing must file a petition with the workers' compensation court within 30 days after notice of the final order.

(4) A party is considered to have been given notice on the date a written notice is personally delivered or 3 days after a written notice is mailed. A request for administrative review, contested case hearing or judicial review must be received in the department or court within the time limits set forth above. The time limits for request for administrative review or contested case hearing may be extended by the department for good cause.

History: 39-71-203 and 39-72-203 MCA; IMP, Title 2, chapter 6 and 2-4-702 MCA; NEW, 1987 MAR p. 1212, Eff. 7/31/87; AMD, 1996 MAR p. 1673, Eff. 7/1/96.