(1) Pursuant to 75-10-1221, MCA, the department
may issue an order denying or revoking a license. The department shall serve written notice of an order of denial
or revocation, by certified mail, on the applicant or licensee or the agent of
the applicant or licensee. The notice
must contain the finding required in 75-10-1221, MCA. Service is complete on the date of mailing.
(2) An order denying or revoking a license becomes
final 30 days after service unless, within that time, the applicant or licensee
requests a contested case hearing before the board.