|(a) An applicant may send to the department a written
response to an application denial within 15 working days after the
date that the department sends notice of denial under §9.308
of this subchapter (relating to Certification Decision).
(b) If the applicant does not send a written response
within the 15-day period, the denial of certification is final.
(c) If an applicant responds within the period provided
under subsection (a) of this section, the department will:
(1) certify the applicant if the response resolves
the eligibility deficiencies; or
(2) deny the application if the response does not resolve
the eligibility deficiencies.