March 28, 2016 Committee Meeting

March 28, 2016 Committee Meeting
  • March 28, 2016 - 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm EDT
Administrative Conference of the United States
1120 20th Street, NW Suite 706 South

Meeting of the Committee on Adjudication to discuss the Aggregate Agency Adjudication and Informal Agency Adjudication projects.

March 28, 2016 - 1:00 pm EDT


Committee Chair
Staff Counsel

Research Projects

Recommendation 2016-2 – Aggregation of Similar Claims in Agency Adjudication provides guidance to agencies on the use of aggregation techniques to resolve similar claims in adjudications. It sets forth procedures for determining whether aggregation is appropriate. It also considers what kinds of aggregation techniques should be used in certain cases and offers guidance on how to structure the aggregation proceedings...

Recommendation 2016-4 – Evidentiary Hearings Not Required by the Administrative Procedure Act offers best practices to agencies for structuring evidentiary hearings that are not required by the Administrative Procedure Act. It suggests ways to ensure the integrity of the decisionmaking process; sets forth recommended pre-hearing, hearing, and post-hearing practices; and urges agencies to describe their practices in a...