4.1002 Duty to make rules.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. § 4.1002 ]

Each agency of the government shall:

(1) adopt rules of practice setting forth the nature and requirements of all formal and informal procedures available, including a description of all forms and instructions used by the agency;

(2) adopt rules stating the general course and method of its operations and the methods whereby the public may obtain information or make submissions or requests.

History: 1969, PL 11-55.

Case Notes:

An administrative rule adopted pusuant to the rulemaking process in the Administrative Procedure Act has the force and effect of law. A.S.C.A. §§ 1.0201(3), 4.1001-4.1010. Bryant v. Southwest Marine of Samoa, Inc., 23 A.S.R.2d 55 (1992).