PDFWAC 110-03-0300

Conduct of hearings.

(1) Hearings may be held in person or by telephone conference or other electronic means.
(2) Parties and their witnesses may appear in person or by telephone conference as determined by the ALJ. An ALJ may require parties or their witnesses to appear in person if the ALJ determines there is a compelling reason and the compelling reason is stated in a hearing notice or prehearing order.
(3) The parties have the right to see all documents, hear all testimony, and question all witnesses.
(4) When a hearing is held by telephone or other electronic means, all documentary evidence must be filed and served on the parties and their representatives in advance of the hearing.
(5) All hearings must be recorded.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 34.05.220, 43.216.020, and 43.216.065. WSR 20-02-031, § 110-03-0300, filed 12/19/19, effective 1/19/20.]