.01 Scope.

A. Applicability. This chapter applies to all proceedings before the Office of Administrative Hearings.

B. This chapter shall be construed to ensure the fair and expeditious determination of every action.

C. Subject to §D of this regulation, this chapter supplements the procedures required by law.

D. Unless federal or State law requires that a federal or State procedure shall be observed, this chapter takes precedence in the event of conflict.