7 CFR 1.631 - What are the powers of the ALJ?

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§ 1.631 What are the powers of the ALJ?
The ALJ will have all powers necessary to conduct a fair, orderly, expeditious, and impartial hearing process, consistent with the requirements of § 1.660(a), including the powers to:
(a) Administer oaths and affirmations;
(b) Issue subpoenas to the extent authorized by law;
(c) Rule on motions;
(d) Authorize discovery as provided for in§§ 1.641 through 1.647;
(e) Hold hearings and conferences;
(f) Regulate the course of hearings;
(g) Call and question witnesses;
(h) Exclude any person from a hearing or conference for misconduct or other good cause;
(i) Issue a decision consistent with§ 1.660(b) regarding any disputed issues of material fact relating to the Forest Service's or other Department's condition or prescription that has been referred to the ALJ for hearing; and
(j) Take any other action authorized by law.

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  • 2015-03-31; vol. 80 # 61 - Tuesday, March 31, 2015
    1. 80 FR 17156 - Resource Agency Hearings and Alternatives Development Procedures in Hydropower Licenses
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      DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Office of the Secretary
      Revised interim rules with request for comment.
      Effective date: These rules are effective on April 30, 2015. Comment date: You should submit your comments by June 1, 2015.
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Title 7 published on 2015-01-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 7 CFR Part 1 after this date.

  • 2015-03-31; vol. 80 # 61 - Tuesday, March 31, 2015
    1. 80 FR 17156 - Resource Agency Hearings and Alternatives Development Procedures in Hydropower Licenses
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Office of the Secretary
      Revised interim rules with request for comment.
      Effective date: These rules are effective on April 30, 2015. Comment date: You should submit your comments by June 1, 2015.
      7 CFR Part 1