The decision or order of the commission in cases to revoke, suspend, or modify a commercial driver's permit or certificate of convenience and necessity shall be in accordance with 4.1030 and 4.1031 ASCA, as follows:
(a) A final decision or order adverse to a party in a contested case shall be in writing and stated in the record. A final decision shall include findings of fact and conclusions of law. If findings of fact are set forth in a statutory language, they shall be accompanied by a concise and explicit statement of the underlying facts supporting the findings.
(b) Findings of fact shall be based exclusively on the evidence and on matters officially noticed. An agency's experience, technical competence, and specialized knowledge may be used in the evaluation and interpretation of the evidence.
(c) All parties shall be notified either personally or by mail of any decision or order and shall, upon request, be furnished with a copy of the same.History: Comm. Commn. Regs. eff 1 Jan 73. Rep. 1.01.