The Hearing Officer may serve all parties with an Order for Prehearing Statements.  The parties thus served shall file the requested statements within 15 days of service, setting forth the following:

(1)           a list of facts, conclusions, and exhibits to which the party will stipulate;

(2)           a list of proposed witnesses with a brief description of each witnesses' proposed testimony;

(3)           a description of what discovery, if any, the party will seek to conduct prior to the hearing and an estimate of the time needed to complete discovery;

(4)           any other matters the Hearing Officer deems necessary.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143B‑10; 143B‑138; 143B‑181.1; 42 U.S.C., Sec. 3027(a)(5);

45 C.F.R., Part 1321; 45 C.F.R., Part 74, Appendix G;

Eff. October 1, 1988;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. May 23, 2015.