26 NCAC 01 .0105             EMERGENCY WAIVER

The Director of the Office of Administrative Hearings shall waive any rule adopted by the Office of Administrative Hearings that is not statutorily required if the Director finds that the waiver is necessary to protect the public health and safety at any time:

(1)           the President of the United States, the Governor, the General Assembly, or a mayor or board of county commissioners, declares a state of emergency or state of disaster;

(2)           the State Health Director or a local health director issues an isolation or quarantine order; or

(3)           the business and disaster recovery plan required by G.S. 147-33.89 is implemented by the OAH Business Continuity Management Team.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 7A-751(a);

Eff. October 1, 2009;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. July 23, 2016.