Who typically drafts final decisions on appellate cases adjudicated by this office?:
If "Yes," please specify these time limit(s):
-49 CFR 604.48(b): "(b) If an appeal is filed [by a party], the Administrator reviews the entire record and issues a final agency decision based on the record that either accepts, rejects, or modifies the Chief Counsel's decision within 30 days of the due date of the reply. ..."
-49 CFR 604.49(a)(3): "(3) The Administrator issues a final agency decision and order within 30 days of the due date of the briefs on review [in appeals filed by the agency sua sponte]. ..."