What types of hearings are permitted on appeals adjudicated by this office?:
Written (Document-Only) Hearing
How is the type of hearing selected for appeals heard by this office?:
Are appeal hearings recorded and/or transcribed?:
N/A (Document-Only Hearings)
Are appeal hearings open to the public?:
If "Varies by Case," please describe:
-In those appeals where the Assistant Administrator does not request oral argument, there is no hearing to open to the public. For those cases where such arguments are held, the regulations are silent as whether the public may view the proceedings. See 49 CFR 386.62.