Current through Register 2022 Notice Reg. No. 14, April 8, 2022
party who brings a Motion for consolidated proceedings or separate
Hearings pursuant to section 11507.3 shall comply with Regulation
(b) Before an ALJ
orders consolidated proceedings or separate Hearings pursuant to
section 11507.3, the ALJ shall provide notice to all parties and
allow a reasonable time for the parties to file with OAH and Serve on
all other parties any written opposition. Failure to file a timely
opposition shall constitute a waiver of objection to an order of
consolidation or severance.
(c) The parties may stipulate to
consolidated proceedings or separate Hearings. In the event a
stipulation is reached, the moving party shall file a written
stipulation with OAH, signed by all parties, and with a signature
line for the ALJ to order the consolidation. The ALJ has sole
discretion to decide whether proceedings shall be consolidated or
(d) If OAH
consolidates Cases for Hearing, the ALJ shall prepare a separate
proposed decision for each agency pleading that was consolidated,
unless the agency requests or agrees otherwise.
Cal. Code Regs. Tit. 1, § 1016
Note: Authority cited: Section
Government Code. Reference: Section
section filed 6-30-97 as an interim regulation pursuant to Government
operative 7-1-97 (Register 97, No. 27). Interim regulations expire on
12-31-98 unless earlier repealed or amended.
regulation filed 5-19-98 as a permanent regulation pursuant to
Government Code section
operative 5-30-98 pursuant to Government Code section
(Register 98, No. 21).
3. Amendment filed 10-13-2004;
operative 12-1-2004 (Register 2004, No.