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Attendance at Conference

§ 61.60

Attendance at Conference

(a) The claimant and the claimant's attorney or authorized agent, if any, and the carrier's representative must attend all prehearing conferences pertaining to the claim under consideration.

(b) A request for a prehearing conference shall constitute an agreement by the requesting party to appear personally or arrange for substitute representation in the event of a scheduling conflict.

(c) Claimant's attendance may be waived for good cause.

The provisions of this § 61.60 adopted to be effective January 1, 1976; amended to be effective November 20, 1977, 2 TexReg 4323; amended to be effective December 13, 1989, 14 TexReg 6280.

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