Who typically drafts final decisions on appellate cases adjudicated by this office?:
If "Yes," please specify these time limit(s):
An order by the Chief Administrative Hearing Officer modifying, vacating, or remanding the Administrative Law Judge's order must be entered on or before 30 days subsequent to the date of entry of the ALJ's final order.
If "Yes (Some Types of Cases)," please describe types of decisions/cases that are judicially reviewable:
If the Chief Administrative Hearing Officer (CAHO) enters a final order that modifies or vacates the Administrative Law Judge's final order, and the CAHO's order is not referred to the Attorney General pursuant to 28 CFR 68.55, then the CAHO's order becomes the final agency order 30 days after the date of the order and may be appealed to the appropriate federal circuit court of appeals.