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. If the motion to consolidate is granted by the commission, the case will thereafter proceed as a single appeal. Appeals may be consolidated by order of the commission upon its own motion, or on the motion of any party.

(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 proceeding before the commission.

Effective: 06/21/2009
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/09/2009 and 03/09/2014
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 3745.03
Rule Amplifies: 3745.02 - 3745.06
Prior Effective Dates: 1/2/73, 3/9/99, 5/27/04