Title 24: Housing and Urban Development
Subtitle A: Office of the Secretary, Department of Housing and Urban Development
PART 10: RULEMAKING: POLICY AND PROCEDURES
Subpart B: Procedures
10.14 - Hearings.(a) The provisions of 5 U.S.C. 556 and 557, which govern formal hearings in adjudicatory proceedings, do not apply to informal rule making proceedings described in this part. When opportunity is afforded for oral presentation, such informal hearing is a nonadversary, fact-finding proceeding. Any rule issued in a proceeding under this part in which a hearing is held is not based exclusively on the record of such hearing.
(b) When a hearing is provided, the Secretary will designate a representative to conduct the hearing, and if the presence of a legal officer is desirable, the General Counsel will designate a staff attorney to serve as the officer.
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- U.S. Code - Title 5: Government Organization and Employees - 5 USC 556 - Sec. 556. Hearings; presiding employees; powers and duties; burden of proof; evidence; record as basis of decision
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