702.905 Referral to the Office of Administrative Law Judges.
(a) When the district director receives a request for hearing in response to a decision issued under §702.904, the district director will immediately notify the Chief Administrative Law Judge, who will assign an Administrative Law Judge to the case. The district director will also forward to the Office of Administrative Law Judges the following documentation, which will be considered the administrative record:
(1) The district director's notice and decision issued under § §702.903 and 702.904;
(2) The documentation upon which the district director relied in making his or her decision;
(3) All written responses and documentation filed by the respondent with the district director;
(4) A statement of the issues referred by the district director for hearing.
(b) Except as otherwise provided in this subpart, the Rules of Practice and Procedure for Administrative Hearings Before the Office of Administrative Law Judges at 29 CFR part 18 will apply to hearings under this subpart.
85 FR 80611, Dec. 14, 2020