Chapter 4146-19 Representation

4146-19-01 Representation before hearing officer or review commission.

At any proceeding before a hearing officer or review commission, any interested party may appear in person, by counsel, or an authorized representative.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 08/14/2008 and 07/03/2013

Promulgated Under: 119.03

Statutory Authority: R.C. 4141.06, R.C. 4141.14

Rule Amplifies: R.C. 4141.281

Prior Effective Dates: 10/01/98

4146-19-02 Representative of interested party may be barred.

A hearing officer or the review commission may bar, for cause, the representative of any interested party from appearing in any proceedings in a case. Such cause shall be set out in the record of the case. In the event a representative is barred, if the aggrieved party so desires, proceedings in the case shall be adjourned or continued to afford an opportunity to such party to secure other representation.

Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 03/18/2015 and 03/18/2020
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4141.06, 4141.14
Rule Amplifies: 4141.17, 4141.281
Prior Effective Dates: 10/01/1998, 12/31/1966

4146-19-03 Fees of representative.

Unless approved by the review commission in writing, no person representing an interested party in a case before the hearing officer and the review commission shall charge fees in excess of twenty five percent of the amount of benefits involved in the case.

Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 03/18/2015 and 03/18/2020
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4141.06, 4141.14
Rule Amplifies: 4141.17, 4141.281
Prior Effective Dates: 10/01/1998, 12/31/1966

4146-19-04 No fees chargeable to interested parties.

Except as provided in rule 4146-17-02 of the Administrative Code, no interested party shall be charged fees of any kind by the review commission or hearing officers.

Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 03/18/2015 and 03/18/2020
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4141.06, 4141.14
Rule Amplifies: 4141.17, 4141.281
Prior Effective Dates: 10/01/1998, 12/31/1966