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Directives in Similar Cases
by Gene Doyle, LMSW In a May 1, 1991 memorandum to ALJs, Acting Deputy Counsel for Fair Hearings, Russell J. Hanks, set forth the Office of Administrative Hearings (OAH) policy with respect to social services districts' failures to comply with 18 NYCRR Part 358. Under the heading, "Other...
24 Jan, 2016
Documents Offered into Evidence
by Gene Doyle, LMSW In a December 11, 1996 memorandum to ALJs, Deputy General Counsel for Administrative Hearings Russell J. Hanks set forth OAH policy with respect to the development of an adequate Fair Hearing record and related matters. Under the heading, "Introduction of Documents" (at p. 2),...
25 Jan, 2016
Evidence Not Provided to Local Agency Prior to Fair Hearing
by Gene Doyle, LMSW In a May 1, 1991 memorandum to ALJs, Acting Deputy Counsel for Fair Hearings, Russell J. Hanks, set forth the Office of Administrative Hearings (OAH) policy with respect to social services districts' failures to comply with 18 NYCRR Part 358. Under the heading, "Other...
25 Jan, 2016
Executive Order No. 131 (9 NYCRR § 4.131)
by Gene Doyle, LMSW In a February 1, 1990 memorandum, New York State Department of Social Services (NYSDSS) General Counsel Susan V. Demers informed ALJs of Governor Mario M. Cuomo's December 4, 1989 Executive Order No. 131 [codified at 9 NYCRR § 4.131] "to ensure that the state's administrative...
25 Jan, 2016
Inadequate Notice: Threshold Issue at Fair Hearing
by Gene Doyle, LMSW In a May 1, 1991 memorandum to ALJs, Acting Deputy Counsel for Fair Hearings, Russell J. Hanks, set forth the Office of Administrative Hearings (OAH) policy with respect to social services districts' failures to comply with 18 NYCRR Part 358. Under the heading, "Inadequate...
20 Mar, 2016
Independent Medical Assessment/Professional Evaluation
by Gene Doyle, LMSW A January 26, 1995 memorandum was issued to ALJs by Deputy General Counsel for Administrative Hearings Russell J. Hanks as part of the Order of Partial Settlement in Ewing v Dowling, 92-CV-6521T (W.D.N.Y. November 7, 1994). This memo provided instructions for ALJs concerning...
23 Mar, 2016
Issues for Review at Fair Hearing
by Gene Doyle, LMSW As part of the Stipulation and Order of Settlement in Meachem v Wing, 99 Civ. 4630 (S.D.N.Y. April 20, 2005), Deputy General Counsel for Administrative Hearings Russell J. Hanks issued an April 13, 2005 memorandum on "Fair Hearing Training; Meachem v Wing." Under the heading,...
24 Jan, 2016
Mailing Affidavits
by Gene Doyle, LMSW As part of the Stipulation and Order of Settlement in Meachem v Wing, 99 Civ. 4630 (S.D.N.Y. April 20, 2005), Deputy General Counsel for Administrative Hearings, Russell J. Hanks, issued an April 13, 2005 memorandum on "Fair Hearing Training; Meachem v Wing." Under the...
24 Jan, 2016
Off-the-Record Conversations with ALJs
by Gene Doyle, LMSW In a March 17, 1995 memorandum from Office of Administrative Hearings (OAH) attorney, Robert D. McDougall, ALJs were reminded that "all conversations occurring between hearing officers and appellants and/or their representatives and/or the agency's representatives must take...
24 Jan, 2016
Pre-Hearing Disclosure of Requested Case Record Documents
by Gene Doyle, LMSW On November 29, 1989, Local Commissioners Memorandum 89 LCM-215 was issued to address "concern about compliance by social services districts with the requirement of 18 NYCRR Part 358 relating to the obligation to provide the appellant and the appellant's authorized...
23 Jan, 2016

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