Hearings are held at 2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 600, Arlington, VA 22201-3078, or other locations designated by the presiding officer. Not later than 10 days prior to the date fixed for the hearing, a party may file a request that a hearing be held to receive evidence in his behalf at a place other than that designated for hearing in the notice. He shall support his request with a statement outlining:
The evidence to be offered in such place;
The names and addresses of the witnesses who will testify; and
The reasons why such evidence cannot be produced at Arlington, VA.
The presiding officer shall give consideration to the convenience and necessity of the parties and the relevance of the evidence to be offered
[52 FR 36763, Oct. 1, 1987, as amended at 63 FR 66053, Dec. 1, 1998]