PDFWAC 388-02-0500

What may an ALJ do before the record is closed?

Before the record is closed, the ALJ may:
(1) Set another hearing date;
(2) Enter orders to address limited issues if needed before writing and mailing a hearing decision to resolve all issues in the proceeding; or
(3) Give the parties more time to send in exhibits or written argument.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 34.05.020. WSR 00-18-059, § 388-02-0500, filed 9/1/00, effective 10/2/00.]