(4) 122.4 Chapter 119. Hearings: Request for a Hearing
Any request for a hearing made as the result of notice issued pursuant to (V)(3)(122.3) of this rule must be made in writing and mailed or delivered to the state fire marshal in the manner indicated in the notice issued pursuant to (V)(3)(122.3) of this rule within thirty calendar days of the following, as applicable:
(i) The time of mailing the notice if notice is given pursuant to paragraph (V)(3)(a)(122.3.1) of this rule;
(iv) The date of personal service.
If a request for a hearing is properly mailed to the state fire marshal, the request is deemed to have been made as follows:
(i) If the request is mailed by certified mail, as of the date stamped by the U.S. postal service on its receipt (PS form 3800 or any future equivalent postal service form).
(ii) If the request is mailed by regular U.S. mail, as of the date of the postmark appearing upon the envelope containing the request.
(iii) If the request is mailed by regular U.S. mail and the postmark is illegible or fails to appear on the envelope, as of the date of its receipt by the state fire marshal as evidenced by the state fire marshal's time stamp.