216.1. The board of revisors, on its own initiative or on an application, may review or revoke a decision to strike off or refuse to enter a person’s name
(1) where a new fact is discovered which, had it been known in time, could have warranted a different decision;
(2) where the person concerned, owing to reasons considered sufficient, could not present observations.
Upon the completion of the work of the board of revisors, its powers under this section may be exercised by the special board of revisors.