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Chapter 3.3. Occupational Safety and Health Appeals Board

Article 4. Hearing

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386. Post-Submission Amendments.

(a) The Appeals Board may amend the issues on appeal or the Division action after a proceeding is submitted for decision.

(b) Each party shall be given notice of the intended amendment and the opportunity to show that the party will be prejudiced thereby unless the case is continued to permit the introduction of additional evidence in the party's behalf. If such prejudice is shown, the proceeding shall be continued to permit the introduction of additional evidence.

Note: Authority cited: Section 148.7, Labor Code. Reference: Section 6603(a), Labor Code; and Section 11516, Government Code.


1. New section filed 10-30-92; operative 11-30-92 (Register 92, No. 44).

2. Amendment of subsection (a), repealer of subsections (a)(1)-(4) and amendment of subsection (b) filed 4-15-2013; operative 7-1-2013 (Register 2013, No. 16).

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