(a) The administrative law judge is the sole judge of the relevance and materiality of the evidence offered and of the weight and credibility to be given to the evidence. Conformity to legal rules of evidence is not necessary.
(b) An administrative law judge may accept a written statement signed by a witness and shall accept all written reports signed by a health care provider.
Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 269, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1993.
Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 839 (H.B. 2111), § 9, eff. September 1, 2017.