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Rules of Procedure for Boards of Review

Version of section 6 from 2006-03-22 to 2011-01-10:

 The Board may direct the Minister and the parties to attend a conference for the purpose of

  • (a) clarifying and simplifying issues;

  • (b) admitting facts or verifying facts by affidavit;

  • (c) discussing the use of documents of a public nature;

  • (d) discussing the procedure to be followed at the inquiry;

  • (e) exchanging written submissions, exhibits and other material;

  • (f) identifying submissions, documents or testimony that contains or may contain confidential information;

  • (g) identifying who may be given access to any confidential information;

  • (h) determining the number of witnesses, or the time for presenting evidence, rebutting evidence or cross-examining;

  • (i) discussing the use of electronic communication, including teleconferences and videoconferences, for the hearing; or

  • (j) dealing with any other relevant matter.

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