Appeal to the Commission
In the event that an application is rejected, the borrower or the financial Institution shall have the right to appeal the decision to the commission. Notice of the appeal must be submitted in writing within twenty days of receiving notification of rejection to the Department. The notice of appeal must include the departmental rejection statement(s) together with a statement of why the decision should be reversed or modified. The Department shall inform the applicants of the time and location of the appeal hearing, and the financial institution and the borrower may be present to support the appeal through public comment.