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CHAPTER 464-18   PETITIONS TO COUNCIL

464-18-.01 Petition for Reinstatement of Certification or Reconsideration of Application.

(a) After two (2) years (24 calendar months) in a revoked or denied status, a former officer or applicant may petition Council for reinstatement of certification or reconsideration of application. The written petition must contain the following information:

(1) Name, Social Security Number, present address and telephone number of petitioner, and

(2) A statement clearly outlining why the petitioner feels that a reinstatement or reconsideration is justified.

(b) The petitioner must personally appear before the Council. Even if represented by an attorney, the petitioner may be questioned by the Council.

(c) If a petition is denied, a new petition may not be presented to Council until two (2) years (24 calendar months) have passed from the date of the denial.

(d) If a petition is approved, the Council has the discretion to condition approval upon any of the disciplinary or corrective measures provided in the Georgia Peace Officer Standards and Training Act.

464-18-.02 Request for Waiver or Extension.

(a) Except as otherwise provided by law and for good cause shown, the Council may, in the exercise of its discretion, grant a waiver or waivers of an existing requirement or grant a reasonable period or periods of extension of any requirement imposed under these Rules. All requests for waivers or extensions must be submitted in writing.

(b) The written request must contain the following information:

(1) Name, Social Security Number, present address and telephone number of person requesting waiver or extension, and

(2) A statement clearly outlining why the requestor feels that a waiver of extension is justified.

464-18-.03 Administrative Fee. An administrative fee, as prescribed by the Council, must be submitted with the written request.

 

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