SECTION .0700 ‑ ADMINISTRATIVE HEARINGS: DECISIONS: RELATED RIGHTS
21 NCAC 02 .0701 CONTINUANCES FAILURE TO APPEAR
(a) The presiding officer may grant continuances and adjournments only in compelling circumstances.
(b) Should a party fail to appear at a hearing or fail to appear following the granting of a continuance adjournment, the hearing shall be conducted in the party's absence.
History Note: Authority G.S. 83A-6; 150B-11; 150B-38; 150B-40;
Eff. February 1, 1976;
Readopted Eff. September 29, 1977;
Amended Eff. November 1, 2010; May 1, 1989;
Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. January 13, 2015.