(1) All rulings upon objections to the admissibility of evidence shall be made in accordance with the provisions of these rules.
(2) When only portions of a document are to be relied upon, the offering party shall identify the pertinent excerpts and state the purpose for which such materials will be offered. Only the excerpts, in the form of copies, shall be received in the record. However, the whole of the original documents, except any portions containing confidential material protected by law, shall be made available for examination and for use by all parties.
(3) The refusal of a witness to answer any question which has been ruled to be proper shall, in the discretion of the hearing officer, be ground for striking all testimony previously given by such witness on related matter.
(4) Evidence is admissible if received prior to, or during, the hearing.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 46.01.110, 46.20.308, 46.25.120. 06-15-081, § 308-103-100, filed 7/14/06, effective 8/14/06. Statutory Authority: RCW 46.01.110 and 46.20.308. 02-11-011, § 308-103-100, filed 5/3/02, effective 6/3/02.]