204 CMR 7.00:
Whenever, in the opinion of the local licensing authorities, any applicant for a special license fails to establish to their satisfaction his compliance with the requirements of M.G.L. c. 138, duly promulgated state or local regulations, or any reasonable requirements which the local authorities may from time to time make with respect to such licenses or to the conduct of business by such licensees, said authorities may refuse to issue or reissue to any such applicant such license. Whenever in their opinion any special license holder fails to maintain compliance with the requirements of M.G.L. c. 138, regulations, and requirements, they may, after hearing or opportunity therefor, modify, suspend, cancel or revoke such license. The licensing authorities shall mail a notice of such action to the applicant or licensee, stating the reasons such action and shall at the same time mail a copy of such notice to the Commission.