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631 IAC 1-1-5 Pleadings and papers to be printed or typewritten; filing; service

Authority: IC 22-3-1-3

Affected: IC 22-3-4-2; IC 22-3-7-24

Sec. 5. (a) All applications must be:

printed or typewritten in the manner prescribed by the board; and
filed in triplicate with an adequate number of addressed stamped envelopes to effect service of the filing.
After filing the original application with the board, all subsequent petitions, motions, complaints, answers, special answers, appearances, briefs, or other pleadings filed with the board shall contain the street and e-mail address and telephone number of the party or counsel filing the document and a certification that on or before the day of filing a copy of the document was served upon the opposing party or counsel. The board incorporates the provisions of Trial Rule 5, as amended, Indiana Rules of Trial Procedure, by reference into this rule for the purposes of the calculation of time limitations with regard to service and filing of documents with the board.
Parties desiring to file briefs must do so on or before the date of hearing or at such time as the board may determine. Applications and other documents should be filed on eight and one-half (8 1/2) inch by eleven (11) inch paper.

(Worker's Compensation Board of Indiana; Rule 6; filed Aug 2, 1949, 3:50 p.m.: Rules and Regs. 1950, p. 72; filed Aug 31, 1966, 2:15 p.m.: Rules and Regs. 1967, p. 83; filed May 12, 1983, 10:15 a.m.: 6 IR 1240, eff Sep 1, 1983; readopted filed Nov 13, 2001, 12:20 p.m.: 25 IR 1305; readopted filed Oct 12, 2007, 1:09 p.m.: 20071031-IR-631070472RFA; filed May 4, 2012, 10:15 a.m.: 20120530-IR631110357FRA; readopted filed Sep 10, 2013, 12:41 p.m.: 20131009-IR-631130349RFA) NOTE: Transferred from the Industrial Board of Indiana (630 IAC 1-1-6) to the Worker's Compensation Board of Indiana (631 IAC 1-1-5) by P.L.28-1988, SECTION 121, effective July 1, 1988.

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