(a) Upon receipt of
request for a hearing, the Agency shall promptly mail a notice of hearing that
sets the hearing for a reasonable time and place within 30 days from receipt of
the request for a hearing.
notice of hearing shall be in writing and include a:
(1) statement of the date, time, place, and
nature of the hearing;
statement of the legal authority under which the hearing is to be held;
(3) short and plain statement
of the issues to be considered during the hearing.
(c) The notice of hearing shall be issued at
least 10 days before the date of the hearing unless a shorter period is
permitted by statute.
hearing notice shall state whether the hearing shall be conducted by telephone
or in-person. The hearing notice shall also include the location of an
needing special accommodations, including a bilingual or sign language
interpreter, may request such before the setting of the hearing, if possible,
or as soon as practical.