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OSHRC RULES OF PROCEDURE

GENERAL PROVISIONS

§2200.1 Definitions

§2200.2 Scope of rules; applicability of Federal Rules of Civil Procedure; construction

§2200.3 Use of gender and number

§2200.4 Computation of time

§2200.5 Extension of time

§2200.6 Record address

§2200.7 Service and notice

§2200.8 Filing

§2200.9 Consolidation

§2200.10 Severance

§2200.11 [Reserved]

§2200.12 References to cases

 

PARTIES AND REPRESENTATIVES

§2200.20 Party status

§2200.21 Intervention; Appearance by non-parties

§2200.22 Representation of parties and intervenors

§2200.23 Appearances and withdrawals

§2200.24 Brief of an amicus curiae

 

PLEADINGS AND MOTIONS

§2200.30 General rules

§2200.31 Caption; Titles of cases

§2200.32 Signing of pleadings and motions

§2200.33 Notices of contest

§2200.34 Employer contests

§2200.35 Disclosure of corporate parents, subsidiaries, and affiliates

§2200.36 [Reserved]

§2200.37 Petitions for modification of the abatement period

§2200.38 Employee contests

§2200.39 Statement of position

§2200.40 Motions and requests

§2200.41 [Reserved]

 

PREHEARING PROCEDURES AND DISCOVERY

§2200.50 [Reserved]

§2200.51 Prehearing conferences and orders

§ 2200.52   General provisions governing discovery

§2200.53 Production of documents and things

§ 2200.54   Request for admissions

§2200.55 Interrogatories

§2200.56 Depositions

§2200.57 Issuance of subpoenas; Petitions to revoke or modify subpoenas; Right to inspect or copy data

 

HEARINGS

2200.60 Notice of hearing; Location

§2200.61 Submission without hearing

§2200.62 Postponement of hearing

§2200.63 Stay of proceedings

§2200.64 Failure to appear

§2200.65 Payment of witness fees and mileage; Fees of persons taking depositions

§2200.66 Transcript of testimony

§2200.67 Duties and powers of Judges

§2200.68 Disqualification of the Judge

§2200.69 Examination of witnesses

§2200.70 Exhibits

§2200.71 Rules of evidence

§2200.72 Objections

§2200.73 Interlocutory review

§2200.74 Filing of briefs and proposed findings with the Judge; Oral argument at the hearing

 

POSTHEARING PROCEDURES

§2200.90 Decisions of Judges

§2200.91 Discretionary review; Petitions for discretionary review; Statements in opposition to petitions

§2200.92 Review by the Commission

§2200.93 Briefs before the Commission

§2200.94 Stay of final order

§2200.95 Oral argument before the Commission

§2200.96 Commission receipt pursuant to 28 U.S.C. 2112(a)(1) of copies of petitions for judicial review of Commission orders when petitions for review are filed in two or more courts of appeals with respect to the same order

 

MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS

§ 2200.100 Settlement

§ 2200.101   Failure to obey rules

§2200.102 Withdrawal

§2200.103 Expedited proceeding

§2200.104 Standards of conduct

§2200.105 Ex parte communication

§2200.106 Amendment to rules

§2200.107 Special circumstances; waiver of rules

§2200.108 Official Seal of the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission

 

SETTLEMENT PART

2200.120 Settlement procedure

 

SIMPLIFIED PROCEEDINGS

§2200.200 Purpose

§2200.201 Application

§2200.203 Commencing Simplified Proceedings

§2200.204 Discontinuance of Simplified Proceedings

§2200.205 Filing of pleadings

§2200.206 Disclosure of Information

§2200.207 Pre-hearing conference

§2200.208 Discovery

§2200.209 Hearing

§2200.210 Review of Judge’s decision

§2200.211 Applicability of Subparts A through G

 

RULES IMPLEMENTING THE EQUAL ACCESS TO JUSTICE ACT

GENERAL PROVISIONS

§2204.101 Purpose of these rules

§2204.102 Definitions

§2204.103 When the EAJA applies

§2204.104 Proceedings covered

§2204.105 Eligibility of applicants

§2204.106 Standards for awards

§2204.107 Allowable fees and expenses

§2204.108 Delegation of authority

 

INFORMATION REQUIRED FROM APPLICANTS

§2204.201 Contents of application

§2204.202 Net worth exhibit

§2204.203 Documentation of fees and expenses

 

PROCEDURES FOR CONSIDERING APPLICATIONS

§2204.301 Filing and service of documents

§2204.302 When an application may be filed

§2204.303 Answer to application

§2204.304 Reply

§2204.305 Comments by other parties

§2204.306 Settlement

§2204.307 Further proceedings

§2204.308 Decision

§2204.309 Commission review

§2204.310 Waiver

§2204.311 Payment of award