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Chapter 4.5. Division of Workers' Compensation
Subchapter 2. Workers' Compensation Appeals Board--Rules and Practice Procedure
Article 15. Findings, Awards and Orders
§10780. Dismissal Orders.
Except as provided in Rule 10562 and 10582 and unless good cause to the contrary
appears, orders of dismissal of claim forms for injuries on or after January 1,
1990 and before January 1, 1994, and orders of dismissal of applications for adjudication
for injuries before January 1, 1990 and on or after January 1, 1994, shall issue
forthwith when requested by the employee. All other orders of dismissal of claim
forms for injuries occurring on or after January 1, 1990 and before January 1,
1994, or orders of dismissal of applications for adjudication for injuries occurring
before January 1, 1990 and on or after January 1, 1994, shall issue only after
service of a notice of intention allowing at least fifteen (15) days for the adverse
parties to show good cause to the contrary, and not by an order with a clause
rendering the order null and void if an objection showing good cause is filed.
Authority cited: Sections 133 and 5307, Labor Code.
1. Repealer and new section filed 12-23-93; operative 1-1-94. Submitted to OAL
for printing only pursuant to Government Code section 11351 (Register 93, No.
2. Amendment of section and Note filed 12-19-2002; operative 1-1-2003. Submitted
to OAL for printing only pursuant to Government Code section 11351 (Register
2002, No. 51).
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