25-1725. Notice of hearing on application. Upon the filing of such application, the director shall fix a reasonable time for the hearing thereon in the city itself, or the nearest city, where the public livestock market is proposed to be located. The director forthwith shall cause notice of the time and place of hearing, to be served by mail not less than fifteen (15) days prior to such hearing upon the following:
(a) All duly organized statewide livestock associations in the state who have filed written notice with the director of a request to receive notice of such hearings and such other livestock associations as in the opinion of the director would be interested in such application.
(b) The operators of all public livestock markets in the state.
The director shall give further notice of such hearing by publication of the notice thereof once in a daily or weekly newspaper circulated in the city or town where such hearing is to be held, as in the opinion of the director will give public notice of such time and place of hearing to persons interested therein.
[25-1725, added 1961, ch. 201, sec. 7, p. 310; am. 1965, ch. 65, sec. 2, p. 100; am. 1974, ch. 18, sec. 151, p. 364; am. 1985, ch. 238, sec. 3, p. 565; am. 1994, ch. 314, sec. 3, p. 1000.]