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Section 17-3-54

Refusal of registration - Authorized; notice required.

Any person making application to the board of registrars for registration who fails to establish by evidence to the reasonable satisfaction of the board of registrars that he or she is qualified to register, may be refused registration. The board shall give written notice to each applicant deemed unqualified, within 10 days of its refusal to register, stating the specific reason for such refusal.

(Code 1907, §313; Acts 1920, No. 78, p. 124; Code 1923, §382; Code 1940, T. 17, §33; Code 1975, §17-4-10; Acts 1978, No. 584, p. 667, §18; §17-4-123; amended and renumbered by Act 2006-570, p. 1331, §13.)
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