(a) On all permit applications and administrative applications processed by the Alcoholic Beverage Control Division, in the event that any such application is denied, one-half (1/2) of the stated amount of fee will be retained by the State of Arkansas to cover the costs of investigation and administrative processing of applications.
(b) The remainder will be refunded to the applicant pursuant to established administrative procedures.
Acts 1983, No. 675, § 5; A.S.A. 1947, § 48-311.1.