7 CFR § 1.424 - Motions and requests.

§ 1.424 Motions and requests.

(a)General. All motions and requests shall be filed with the Hearing Clerk, and served upon all the parties except motions and requests made on the record during the oral hearing.

(b)Motions entertained. No dispositive motions, including motions to dismiss on the pleadings and motions for summary judgment, shall be entertained unless specifically mentioned herein or allowed in the discretion of the Judge.

(c)Contents. All written motions and requests shall state the particular order, ruling, or action desired and the grounds therefore.

(d)Response to motions and requests. Within 5 days after service of any written motion or request, or within such shorter or longer period as may be fixed by the Judge, an opposing party may file a response to the motion or request. The other party shall have no right to reply to the response.