CHAPTER 29A. STATE ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES ACT.
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ARTICLE 7. GENERAL PROVISIONS.
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§29A-7-1. Limitations on certain administrative powers.
No process, requirement of a report, inspection, or other
investigative act or demand shall be issued, made, or enforced in
any manner or for any purpose except as authorized by law.
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§29A-7-2. Notice generally.
Whenever an agency or person is authorized or required to
give any notice under this chapter, unless a different method of
giving such notice is otherwise expressly permitted or
prescribed, such notice shall be given either by personal
delivery thereof to the agency or person to be so notified, or by
depositing such notice in the United States mail, postage
prepaid, in an envelope addressed to such agency or person at the
last-known address of such agency or person. Proof of the giving
of notice in either such manner may be made by the affidavit of
any officer or assistant or employee of the agency, or by
affidavit of any person over eighteen years of age, naming the
agency or person to which or to whom such notice was given and
specifying the time, place and manner of the giving thereof.
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§29A-7-3. Repeals; subsequent legislation.
All acts or parts of acts which are inconsistent with the
provisions of this chapter are hereby repealed to the extent of
such inconsistency, but such repeal shall not affect pending
proceedings. No subsequent legislation shall be held to
supersede or modify the provisions of this chapter except to the
extent that such legislation shall do so specifically and
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§29A-7-4. Construction and effect; severability of provisions.
Nothing in this chapter shall be held to limit or repeal
additional requirements imposed by statute or otherwise
recognized by law. No procedural requirement shall be mandatory
as to any agency proceeding initiated prior to the effective date
of this chapter. If any provision of this chapter or the
application thereof to any person or circumstance is held
invalid, such invalidity shall not affect other provisions or
applications of the chapter which can be given effect without the
invalid provision or its application, and to this end the
provisions of this chapter are declared to be severable.
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