Rules of Practice and Procedure

Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board
Changes to Rules of Practice and Procedure
TITLE 8, Section 10301 - 10999

Filed with Secretary of State - December 19, 2002
Effective - January 1, 2003

Time and place of public hearing

A public hearing has been scheduled to permit all interested persons the opportunity to present statements or arguments, oral or in writing, with respect to the above noted subject on the following date:

Date: August 21, 2002
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or Conclusion of Business

Hearing Room 9
Hiram Johnson Building
San Francisco Civic Center Complex
Conference Center - Basement Level
455 Golden Gate Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102

Members of the public are invited to present oral and/or written statements, arguments or evidence at the public hearing. In addition, any person may submit written comments on the proposed regulations, prior to the public hearing to:

Dennis J. Hannigan
Secretary and Deputy Commissioner
Workers' Compensation Appeals Board
Post Office Box 429459
San Francisco, CA 94142-9459

The address for submission of comments by electronic mail (e-mail) is

Unless submitted prior to or at the public hearing, all written comments must be received by the agency contact person, no later than 5:00 p.m. on August 21, 2002. The WCAB prefers written comments to oral testimony. If you have provided a written comment, it will not be necessary to present oral testimony at the public hearing.