19.0126 Hearings.

Cite as [A.S.A.C. § 19.0126]

All hearings to revoke, suspend, or modify commercial driver's permits or certificates of convenience and necessity shall be conducted in accordance with 4.1025 through 4.1029 ASCA, which provide as follows:

(a) In a contested case, all parties shall be afforded an opportunity for hearing after reasonable notice.

(b) The notice shall include a statement of the time, place and nature of the hearing and a short and plain statement of the matters asserted.

(c) All parties shall be afforded the opportunity to respond and present evidence and argument on all issues involved, and to conduct such cross-examination as is necessary for a full and true disclosure of the facts.

(d) Strict rules of evidence need not be followed, but the receipt of evidence shall be guided by the rules of evidence applicable in the trial division of the High Court of American Samoa.

(e) Agencies shall give effect to the rules of privilege recognized by law.

(f) Official notice may be taken of judicially cognizable facts.

History: Comm. Commn. Regs. eff 1 Jan 73. Rep. 1.01.