20 CFR 498.213 - Motions.
(a) An application to the ALJ for an order or ruling will be by motion. Motions will:
(1) State the relief sought, the authority relied upon and the facts alleged; and
(2) Be filed with the ALJ and served on all other parties.
(b) Except for motions made during a prehearing conference or at a hearing, all motions will be in writing.
(c) Within 10 days after a written motion is served, or such other time as may be fixed by the ALJ, any party may file a response to such motion.
(d) The ALJ may not grant or deny a written motion before the time for filing responses has expired, except upon consent of the parties or following a hearing on the motion.
(e) The ALJ will make a reasonable effort to dispose of all outstanding motions prior to the beginning of the hearing.