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Chapter 3.3. Occupational Safety and Health Appeals Board

Article 1.5. Service of Documents and Duty to Notify Others of Appeal and Hearing

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§359.1. Appeal Form.

(a) A completed appeal form shall be filed for each contested Division action.

(b) If an appeal is initiated by other than an appeal form, a completed appeal form shall be filed with the Appeals Board within 10 days of the Appeals Board's written acknowledgement by the Appeals Board of the desire to appeal. Failure to file a completed appeal form with the Appeals Board within 10 days of written acknowledgement by the Board of the intent to appeal constitutes grounds for dismissal.

(c) The Appeals Board shall furnish appeal forms upon request and shall provide them to the district offices of the Division.

(d) Upon receipt of a timely completed appeal form, the Appeals Board shall assign a docket number and deliver or mail a copy of the docketed appeal to each party.

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

1. Amendment of subsection (a) filed 2-1-84; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 84, No. 5).

2. Amendment filed 10-30-92; operative 11-30-92 (Register 92, No. 44).

3. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 11-26-2007; operative 12-26-2007 (Register 2007, No. 48).

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