Prior to the conclusion of a brief adjudicative proceeding, the conduct officer shall make any inquiries necessary to ascertain whether the proceeding should be converted to a full adjudicative proceeding under RCW 34.05.413
of the Administrative Procedure Act. If converted, the conduct officer will take steps necessary to initiate a full hearing and a hearing officer will be assigned.
To the extent feasible, the conduct officer's record will be included in the record for the full hearing. The time of commencement of the full hearing shall be considered to be the time of commencement of the original conduct proceeding.
If not converted by the conduct officer, the parties will be given an opportunity to request a full hearing per WAC 478-121-320
[Statutory Authority: RCW 28B.20.130
. WSR 17-15-068, § 478-121-205, filed 7/14/17, effective 8/18/17.]