(a) The secretary may require the council to correct or cease any existing activity
or function that is determined by the secretary not to be in the public interest or
that is in violation of this chapter.
(b) If the council refuses or fails to cease those activities or functions or to make
the corrections as required by the secretary, the secretary may, upon written notice,
suspend all or a portion of the activities or functions of the council until the time
that the cessation or correction of activities or functions as required by the secretary
has been accomplished by the council.
(c) Actions of the council in violation of the written notice are without legal force
or effect. The secretary, to the extent feasible, shall issue the written notice before the
council entering into any contractual relationship affecting the existing or proposed
activities or functions that are the subject of the written notice.
(d) Upon service of the written notice, the secretary shall notify the council in
writing of the specific acts that the secretary determines are not in the public interest
or are in violation of this chapter, the secretary's reasons for requiring a cessation
or correction of specific existing or proposed activities or functions, and recommendations
that will make the activities or functions acceptable.
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