7 CFR 1.643 - What are the requirements for written interrogatories?
(a)Motion; limitation. Except upon agreement of the parties:
(1) Grant the motion and approve the use of some or all of the proposed interrogatories; or
(2) Deny the motion.
(c)Answers to interrogatories. Except upon agreement of the parties, the party to whom the proposed interrogatories are directed must file its answers to any interrogatories approved by the ALJ within 15 days after issuance of the order under paragraph (b) of this section.
(1) Each approved interrogatory must be answered separately and fully in writing.
(d)Access to records. A party's answer to an interrogatory is sufficient when:
(1) The information may be obtained from an examination of records, or from a compilation, abstract, or summary based on such records;
(2) The burden of obtaining the information from the records is substantially the same for all parties;