Article 2. Controversies Submitted Under Section 1700.44, Labor Code
The hearing may be reported or phonographically recorded. The parties to the controversy are entitled to be heard, to present evidence and to cross-examine witnesses appearing at the hearing, but the Labor Commissioner is not bound by the rules of evidence or judicial procedure.
NOTE: Authority cited: Section 1700.29, Labor Code. Reference: Section 1700.44, Labor Code.
1. New NOTE filed 7-20-89; operative 8-19-89 (Register 89, No. 30). For prior history, see Register 84, No. 11.