§16-5D-4. Administrative and inspection staff.
The secretary may, as he or she determines necessary, employ
administrative employees, inspectors or other persons as may be
necessary to properly carry out the provisions of this article.
All employees of the division shall be members of the state civil
service system. Inspectors and other employees as may be duly
designated by the secretary shall act as the secretary's
representatives and, under the direction of the secretary, shall
enforce the provisions of this article and all duly promulgated
rules of the secretary and, in the discharge of official duties,
shall have the right of entry into any place maintained as an
assisted living residence at any time.