Administrative Policy Writing
The law requires that state agencies follow set
many of their decisions that affect individual rights.
These are called “contested cases.”
They require a
in which the affected person
has the opportunity to appear and present their side.
And the decision-maker has to
his or her conclusions.
Important: we are not talking about enforcement of
handled by the criminal justice system. We are talking
that mainly regulate industries and
The state also enforces the criminal law in our criminal courts
where due process is also required. But this is not a class on