3746-5-26 Consolidation of proceedings.

(A) Where two or more persons filing an appeal have common interests such as to make joinder practicable, they may file a joint notice of appeal, or they may file a motion to consolidate the appeals after separate timely notices of appeal have been filed. Appeals may be consolidated by order of the commission upon its own motion, or on the motion of any party. If the commission orders consolidation of the appeals, the appeals will thereafter proceed as a single case.

(B) Where the director has consolidated verified complaints under section 3745.08 of the Revised Code, the commission, for good cause shown, may order the complaints separated for independent proceedings before the commission.

Effective: 05/30/2014
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/07/2014 and 03/07/2019
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 3745.03
Rule Amplifies: 3745.03 , 3745.04 , 3745.05
Prior Effective Dates: 1/2/73, 3/9/99, 5/27/04, 6/21/09