Goto Section: 1.254 | 1.258 | Table of Contents
Revised as of September 1, 2021
Goto Year:2020 |
§ 1.255 Order of procedure.
(a) At hearings on a formal complaint or petition or in a proceeding
for any instrument of authorization which the Commission is empowered
to issue, the complainant, petitioner, or applicant, as the case may
be, shall, unless the Commission otherwise orders, open and close. At
hearings on protests, the protestant opens and closes the proceedings
in case the issues are not specifically adopted by the Commission;
otherwise the grantee does so. At hearings on orders to show cause, to
cease and desist, to revoke or modify a station license under sections
312 and 316 of the Communications Act, or other like proceedings
instituted by the Commission, the Commission shall open and close.
(b) At all hearings under Title II of the Communications Act, other
than hearings on formal complaints, petitions, or applications, the
respondent shall open and close unless otherwise specified by the
(c) In all other cases, the Commission or presiding officer shall
designate the order of presentation. Intervenors shall follow the party
in whose behalf intervention is made, and in all cases where the
intervention is not in support of an original party, the Commission or
presiding officer shall designate at what stage such intervenors shall
[ 28 FR 12425 , Nov. 22, 1963, as amended at 33 FR 463 , Jan. 12, 1968]
Goto Section: 1.254 | 1.258
Goto Year: 2020 |
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