Code of Federal Regulations

Title 14 - Aeronautics and Space
Volume: 1Date: 2021-01-01Original Date: 2021-01-01Title: Section § 13.37 - Hearing Officer's powers.Context: Title 14 - Aeronautics and Space. CHAPTER I - FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION. SUBCHAPTER B - PROCEDURAL RULES. PART 13 - INVESTIGATIVE AND ENFORCEMENT PROCEDURES. Subpart D - Rules of Practice for FAA Hearings.
§ 13.37 Hearing Officer's powers. Any Hearing Officer may— (a) Give notice concerning, and hold, prehearing conferences and hearings; (b) Administrator oaths and affirmations; (c) Examine witnesses; (d) Adopt procedures for the submission of evidence in written form; (e) Issue subpoenas and take depositions or cause them to be taken; (f) Rule on offers of proof; (g) Receive evidence; (h) Regulate the course of the hearing; (i) Hold conferences, before and during the hearing, to settle and simplify issues by consent of the parties; (j) Dispose of procedural requests and similar matters; and (k) Issue decisions, make findings of fact, make assessments, and issue orders, as appropriate.