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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

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§ 10832. Notices of Intention and Orders after Notices of Intention.

(a) The Workers' Compensation Appeals Board may issue a notice of intention for any proper purpose, including but not limited to:
(1) Allowing, disallowing or dismissing a lien;
(2) Granting, denying or dismissing a petition;
(3) Sanctioning a party;
(4) Submitting the matter on the record; or
(5) Dismissing an application.
(b) A Notice of Intention may be served by designated service in accordance with rule 10629.
(c) If an objection is filed within the time provided, the Workers' Compensation Appeals Board, in its discretion may:
(1) Sustain the objection;
(2) Issue an order consistent with the notice of intention together with an opinion on decision; or
(3) Set the matter for hearing.
(d) Any order issued after a notice of intention shall be served by the Workers' Compensation Appeals Board pursuant to rule 10628.
(e) An order with a clause rendering the order null and void if an objection is received is not a Notice of Intention and must be served by the Workers' Compensation Appeals Board.
Note: Authority cited: Sections 133 and 5307, Labor Code. Reference: Section 5307, Labor Code.
1. New article 15 heading and new section filed 12-17-2019; operative 1-1-2020. Submitted to OAL for printing only pursuant to Government Code section 11351 (Register 2019, No. 51). For prior history, see Register 96, No. 43.
2. Amendment of subsections (a)(1)-(2) and (a)(4) filed 12-15-2021; operative 1-1-2022 pursuant to Government Code section 11343.4(b)(3). Submitted to OAL for filing and printing only pursuant to Government Code section 11351 (Register 2021, No. 51).

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