The rules in this chapter are set forth for the purpose of interpreting and implementing 13.0106(5) and 13.02 A.S.C.A., the principal provisions of which confer responsibility upon the territorial health planning and development agency for making determinations of need for health facilities and services in the territory.

History: Rule 8-79. eff 16 Jul 79, Det. of Need Rules and Proc. § 1.