Compilation of Rules and Regulations of the State of Georgia
Department 360 - RULES OF GEORGIA COMPOSITE MEDICAL BOARD.
Chapter 360-17 - GENERAL INFORMATION
Rule 360-17-.06 - Ex-parte Communications
RULE 360-17-.06. Ex-parte Communications
No person not employed by the Georgia Composite Medical Board shall communicate ex-parte with the presiding officer, any member of the Board or any employee of the Board involved in the decisional process with respect to the merits of a contested case. If any ex-parte communication is directed to any person in violation of these rules, the presiding officer and all other parties shall be immediately informed of the substance of the communication and the circumstances of its receipt; provided, that a request for information with respect to the status of a proceeding shall not be prohibited by this section.
O.C.G.A. Secs. 43-1-3, 43-34-1, 43-34-5, 43-34-6, 43-34-8, 43-34-24, 50-13-3, 50-13-13.(Original Rule entitled "Ex-parte Communications" adopted. F. Oct. 26, 1999; eff. Nov. 15, 1999. Repealed: New Rule of same title adopted. F. Jan. 13, 2010; eff. Feb. 2, 2010.)