Modification to Application
(1)An applicant may withdraw its certificate of need application from review at any time.
(2)An applicant may amend its application provided that such amendments are received not later than 45 days following submission of a complete application. This section applies only during the course of review of an application and does not apply to an application undergoing reconsideration or appeal:
(a)In accord with OAR 333-545-0020(3), any substantial change in a proposal shall be considered an amendment, whether or not such change is in response to concerns raised by the division. Amendments include, but are not limited to, modifications such as those described in 333-575-0000 (Monitoring of Implementation, Completion and Project Changes Subsequent to Approval)(4)(a) to (k). Clarifications or explanations of aspects of a proposal, which do not involve material changes in the project, will not be considered amendments;
(b)Amendments proposed after 45 days following submission of a compete application may be made only if the division agrees to accept the amendment;
(c)The division may condition the consideration of any amendments submitted after the deadline stated in this section on the applicant granting an extension of the review period sufficient, in the division’s judgment, to allow consideration of the new material.
Rule 333-570-0050 — Modification to Application,