A. Denial of License. Any person aggrieved by the action of the clerk in refusing to issue or renew any license issued under this chapter shall have the right to appeal such action to the hearing examiner, or to such other hearing body as may hereafter be established by the city council for the hearing of license appeals, by filing a notice of appeal with the clerk within 10 calendar days of the date of the notice of the refusal to issue or renew. The hearing examiner or other hearing body shall set a date for hearing such appeal to take place within 45 calendar days of the date of receipt of the notice of appeal. At such hearing the appellant and other interested persons may appear and be heard, subject to rules and regulations of the hearing examiner or other hearing body. The hearing examiner or other body shall render its decision on the appeal within 15 calendar days following the close of the appeal hearing.
B. Appeal to Superior Court. Any person aggrieved by the decision of the hearing examiner or hearing body may seek judicial review under Chapter 7.16 RCW. (Ord. 4887 § 8, 1996.)