Chapter 7: Preservation Commission Processes
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Commissions should apply due process standards to all their proceedings and decisions to ensure fair and equitable treatment for all parties.
If a commission uses a reasonable and fair due process and follows legal policies and procedures, its decision-making record should be defensible in the case of an appeal or court battle.
Each commission should establish procedures for appeals to its decisions and for enforcing its decisions, including the consequences of not complying with a commission's ruling.