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administrative hearing

n. a hearing before any governmental agency or before an administrative law judge. Such hearings can range from simple arguments to what amounts to a trial. There is no jury, but the agency or the administrative law judge will make a ruling. (See: administrative law, hearing)

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The first and most important word of caution to one who either receives or is substantially affected by an administrative complaint is do not miss the deadline to file a petition for administrative hearing. When a respondent fails to timely request an administrative hearing, an administrative complaint becomes a final order by operation of law.
The OAH has published its own rules of practice and procedure, which run 37 pages and include rules addressing motions procedure, rights of the parties in evidentiary hearings, evidence, and subpoena requests for witnesses and evidence (see generally, District of Columbia Office of Administrative Hearings, Rules 2821, 2824, and 2825).
These two pieces of evidence proved sufficient at the DMV hearing to sway the administrative hearing officer into returning the client's license.
October 2008: Florida OIR grants request for hearing with Division of Administrative Hearings.
Article 15 proceedings, and specifically the hearing, contain many of the procedures required in a civilian administrative hearing, but lack the ability to add crucial procedural safeguards.
and Theron Mills, faced an administrative hearing and possible fines of $7,500 each or more in connection with their trip.
At the administrative hearing, the IRS representative rejected the taxpayer's evidence of timely mailing of his return on the grounds the only acceptable proof was a certified or registered mail receipt.
The court found that the prisoner had no due process protected liberty interest implicated by his confinement in a punitive cell for eight hours without an administrative hearing. (Caddo Correctional Center, Louisiana)
Three shippers--FedEx, UPS and DHL--will also face an administrative hearing for allegedly delivering the alcohol to minors.
Standards for Prohibition--Under the FDI Act and the Board's regulations, the ALJ is responsible for conducting an administrative hearing on a notice of intent to prohibit participation.
Magistrates told Paul that he would not have to appear at this administrative hearing.
Second, it gave parents and schools the right to go to an administrative hearing (and then on appeal to courts) on any issue related to the child's right to a free, appropriate education in the least restrictive setting.

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