§ 8-506. Hearings
West's Annotated Code of MarylandLabor and EmploymentEffective: October 1, 2008
Effective: October 1, 2008
MD Code, Labor and Employment, § 8-506
§ 8-506. Hearings
(a)(1) A hearing examiner shall conduct a hearing or appeal in a manner that ascertains the substantial rights of the parties.
(b)(1)(i) A hearing examiner may not participate in any proceeding in which the hearing examiner has a direct or indirect interest.
(c)(1) A hearing examiner may consolidate claims by more than one individual or claims by a single individual for 2 or more weeks of unemployment if:
(d)(1) A record shall be kept, in accordance with § 10-218 of the State Government Article, of all testimony and proceedings before a hearing examiner.
(e)(1) A witness who is subpoenaed under this subtitle is entitled to compensation at a rate that the chief hearing examiner sets.
(f) The Lower Appeals Division may not charge a claimant a fee in any proceeding under this title.
(g)(1) A hearing examiner promptly shall give each party to a proceeding before it written notice of its decision by mailing the notice to each party at the last known address of the party or business address of a licensee in accordance with § 10-209(a) of the State Government Article, or otherwise delivering the notice.
Added by Acts 2008, c. 660, § 3, eff. Oct. 1, 2008.
HISTORICAL AND STATUTORY NOTES
Labor and Employment § 8-506, added by Acts 1991, c. 8, § 2, amended by Acts 1993, c. 59, § 1, related to hearings, renumbered as Labor and Employment § 8-5A-07 by Acts 2008, c. 660, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2008.
MD Code, Labor and Employment, § 8-506, MD LABOR & EMPLY § 8-506
Current through legislation effective July 1, 2020, from the 2020 Regular Session of the General Assembly.
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