04 NCAC 24C .0201 appeaRANCE BY PARTY

An appearance by a party to an appeals hearing includes offering testimony, questioning witnesses, and presenting oral argument.

(1) A party shall appear by telephone when the party participates in the telephone conference call with the Appeals Referee on the date and time of the hearing and participates in the proceedings.

(2) A party shall appear in person at the location on the date and times scheduled for the in-person hearing, and participate in the proceedings.

Mere submission of written documents or observation of the proceedings does not constitute an appearance.


History Note: Authority G.S. 96-4; 96-15;

Eff. July 1, 2015.