(A) At any time prior to a record hearing, the board may, on its own motion or upon motion of any party, direct the parties or their representatives to participate in a prehearing.
(B) Prehearings may be held for the following purposes:
(1) To simplify or clarify issues;
(2) To obtain stipulations and admissions;
(3) To exchange documents and witness lists;
(4) To discuss matters intended to expedite the proceedings.
(C) Final board orders, procedural orders and reports and recommendations may be issued based upon information obtained at a prehearing.
(D) All prehearings shall be summarized on the record and may, at the discretion of the board, be recorded.
119.032 review dates:
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 124.03
Rule Amplifies: 124.03 , 124.14 , 124.328 , 124.33 , 124.34 , 124.40 , 124.56
Prior Effective Dates: 7/1/79, 3/1/93