Subject: Workup of Case by Analyst
This transmittal amends section I-3-1-13 of the Hearings, Appeals and Litigation Law (HALLEX) manual to provide analysts in the Office of Appellate Operations instructions on how to refer possible policy or procedure issues.
HALLEX I-3-1-13 – We retitled the section, “Analyst Referrals of Possible Policy or Procedure Issues.”
HALLEX I-3-1-13 A – We removed outdated information previously in the section and added subsection A titled, “Referrals for Novel or Unusual Situations.” We provided instructions on when and how an analyst will handle a policy or procedure question.
HALLEX I-3-1-13 B – We added a new subsection B titled, “Referrals for Non-Compliance With Policy or Procedures.” In the subsection, we provide instructions for analysts on recommending feedback to the hearing operation.
Date: January 31, 2014