29 CFR 18.38 - Ex parte communications.

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§ 18.38 Ex parte communications.
(a) The administrative law judge shall not consult any person, or party, on any fact in issue unless upon notice and opportunity for all parties to participate. Communications by the Office of Administrative Law Judges, the assigned judge, or any party for the sole purpose of scheduling hearings or requesting extensions of time are not considered ex-parte communications, except that all other parties shall be notified of such request by the requesting party and be given an opportunity to respond thereto.
(b) Sanctions. A party or participant who makes a prohibited ex parte communication, or who encourages or solicits another to make any such communication, may be subject to any appropriate sanction or sanctions, including, but not limited to, exclusion from the proceedings and adverse ruling on the issue which is the subject of the prohibited communication.

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  • 2015-05-19; vol. 80 # 96 - Tuesday, May 19, 2015
    1. 80 FR 28768 - Rules of Practice and Procedure for Administrative Hearings Before the Office of Administrative Law Judges
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      DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, Office of the Secretary
      Final rule.
      Effective Date: This rule is effective June 18, 2015. Compliance Date: This rule is effective June 18, 2015.
      29 CFR Part 18

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Title 29 published on 2013-07-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 29 CFR Part 18 after this date.

  • 2015-05-19; vol. 80 # 96 - Tuesday, May 19, 2015
    1. 80 FR 28768 - Rules of Practice and Procedure for Administrative Hearings Before the Office of Administrative Law Judges
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, Office of the Secretary
      Final rule.
      Effective Date: This rule is effective June 18, 2015. Compliance Date: This rule is effective June 18, 2015.
      29 CFR Part 18