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Chapter 3.3. Occupational Safety and Health Appeals Board

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§354.1. Intervention.

(a) A person may move to participate as an intervenor in any proceeding by filing a motion in accordance with Section 371. Such participation shall be limited to the terms prescribed in the order of the Appeals Board.

(b) The motion to intervene shall set forth the interest of the moving party in the proceeding and how that interest is similar to that of a party, how the participation of the moving party will assist in the determination of the issues before the Appeals Board, and that intervention will not unnecessarily delay the proceeding.

(c) A person whose motion for intervention has been granted by the Appeals Board is entitled to service of all documents and notices to which parties are entitled and to participate in hearings and prehearing conferences to the extent consistent with the terms prescribed in the order of the Appeals Board granting intervention. An intervenor shall bear the costs of copying documents previously filed with the Appeals Board.

NOTE: Authority cited: Section 148.7, Labor Code. Reference: Section 148.7, Labor Code.


1. Change without regulatory effect of subsection (c) filed 6-23-86; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 86, No. 26).

2. Amendment of subsection (a) and Note filed 10-30-92; operative 11-30-92 (Register 92, No. 44).

3. Amendment of subsections (b) and (c) filed 8-16-99; operative 9-15-99 (Register 99, No. 34).

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