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R2-19-110. Continuing or Expediting a Hearing; Reconvening a Hearing.

A. Continuing or Expediting a Hearing. When ruling on a motion to continue or expedite, the administrative law judge shall consider such factors as:

1. The time remaining between the filing of the motion and the hearing date;
2. The position of other parties;
3. The reasons for expediting the hearing or for the unavailability of the party, representative, or counsel on the date of the scheduled hearing;
4. Whether testimony of an unavailable witness can be taken telephonically or by deposition; and
5. The status of settlement negotiations.

B. Reconvening a Hearing. The administrative law judge may recess a hearing and reconvene at a future date by a verbal ruling.