|(a) An applicant must use the online portal and the
forms prescribed by HHSC to submit a license application and for all
licensure requirements and activities that can be met or conducted
using the online portal.
(b) An applicant must complete the application and
furnish all documents and information that HHSC requests in accordance
with the instructions provided with the application. An application
must be complete, accurate, and submitted with full payment of applicable
license fees described in §553.47 of this subchapter (relating
to License Fees). If an applicant provides incorrect or false information,
or withholds information, HHSC may deny the application as described
in §553.17(h) of this subchapter (relating to Criteria for Licensing).
(c) An application must include documentation from
the local fire authority that the facility and its operations meet
local fire ordinances.
(d) If an applicant decides not to continue the application
process for a license after submitting an application and license
fee, the applicant must submit to HHSC a request to withdraw the application.
HHSC does not refund the license fee for an application that is withdrawn,
except as provided in §553.21(d) of this subchapter (relating
to Time Periods for Processing All Types of License Applications).