Adjudication

The Committee on Adjudication examines procedural issues relating to how agencies handle cases that come before them, including issues arising in programs that handle very large caseloads.

Committee Contacts

Committee Chair
Retired (Former Chief Judge of the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Administrative Law Judges)
Staff Counsel
202.480.2097
awilliams@acus.gov
Media
202.480.2091
mkindelan@acus.gov

Committee Meetings & Events

October 28, 2014 Committee Meeting(Committee on Adjudication)

October 28, 2014 - 9:00 am EDT
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Administrative Conference of the United States
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October 28, 2014 Committee Meeting
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April 8, 2013 Committee Meeting(Committee on Adjudication)

April 8, 2013 - 2:00 pm EDT
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Administrative Conference of the United States

Committee Research Projects

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This project will develop best practices, as well as facility and technology guidelines for use of video teleconferencing in administrative hearings and related proceedings.  For agencies already...

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The Conference is studying procedures and best practices for issuing declaratory orders in administrative adjudications.  This study will address the following issues:

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Background Information: One of the biggest challenges in mass adjudication programs is the queue of pending deportation proceedings. A study issued in August...

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The Administrative Conference of the United States was asked by the Social Security Administration (SSA) to study adjudication relating to the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and...

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At its Plenary Session on June 16-17, 2011, the Administrative Conference of the United States adopted Recommendation 2011-4, regarding the use of video hearings by federal government agencies...

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Committee Members

Name Role Organization
John Vittone Committee Chair, Public Member
Eric S. Benderson Government Member Small Business Administration
Charles Center Liaison Representative Federal Labor Relations Authority
Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar Council Stanford University
D. Randall Frye Liaison Representative Association of Administrative Law Judges
Susan Tsui Grundmann Government Member Merit Systems Protection Board
Janice Hoffman Government Member Department of Health and Human Services
Jean King Liaison Representative Executive Office for Immigration Review
Richard J. Leighton Senior Fellow Keller and Heckman LLP
Robert Lesnick Government Member Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission
Jeffrey S. Lubbers Special Counsel American University Washington College of Law
Nadine Mancini Government Member Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission
Arti K. Rai Public Member Duke University School of Law
Bob Schiff Government Member National Labor Relations Board
Glenn E. Sklar Government Member Social Security Administration
Thomas W. Snook Liaison Representative ABA National Conference of the Administrative Law Judiciary
Daniel Solomon Liaison Representative Federal Administrative Law Judges Conference
Alan Swendiman Liaison Representative Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Tyler Wood Government Member Federal Maritime Commission