Last Update: 10/29/16

Chapter 491-04 WAC

FILING APPEALS

WAC Sections

Purpose.
Who is allowed to file a request for an appeal of a decision?
What is the time limitation for filing a request for an appeal?
Am I required to have a legal counsel?
Where are requests for an appeal filed?
What methods of filing are acceptable?
What should my request for an appeal include?
How much information should I provide in my request for an appeal?
Who pays for the cost of obtaining additional medical data if my case relates to an injury or illness?
What will the agency do after receiving my request for an appeal?
What are the requirements for a notice of hearing?
Can cases be consolidated?
What methods of serving papers is acceptable?
What is adequate proof of service?
Can I bring someone with me to the hearing?
Can witnesses be subpoenaed?
Can I submit medical reports instead of having to pay a doctor to testify?
What are the timing requirements for the filing of prehearing briefs and supporting evidence?
How is evidence presented?
How does the board handle testimony under oath?
Can witnesses appear by phone?
Will the hearing be recorded?
What is the role of the state board in an appeal?
Do I have to file any paperwork after the hearing?
After the hearing, how long will it be before a decision is made and issued?
How am I informed of the final decision?
What happens once the decision is issued?
Are the parties allowed to reach a settlement?
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