1207 MEETINGS AND HEARINGS
1207.1 Hearings of the Board shall be scheduled as needed for the purpose of receiving evidence and testimony on specific matters.
1207.2 Meetings and hearings shall be held at the time and place the Presiding Member designates.
1207.3 The Presiding Member may conduct all or part of any prehearing conference or decision meeting by telephone, television, video conference, or other electronic means.
1207.4 An evidentiary hearing may be conducted by telephone, television, video conference, or other method only if:
(a) All parties consent; or
(b) The Presiding Member finds that this method will not impair reliable determination of the credibility of testimony, and each party must be given an opportunity to attend, hear, and be heard at the proceeding as it occurs.
1207.5 A Board member attending a decision meeting may vote even if the member did not attend any or all of the prior meetings or hearings on a matter before the Board; provided that the Board member has read the transcript or listened to or viewed any available electronic recording of the prior meetings or hearings he or she did not attend and the Board member has reviewed the complete record.
SOURCE: Final Rulemaking published at 62 DCR 11123 (August 14, 2015).