WAC 182-526-0480 Burden of proof

WAC 182-526-0480 Burden of proof.

Effective February 1, 2013

  1. Burden of proof is a party's responsibility to:
    1. Provide evidence regarding disputed facts; and
    2. Persuade the administrative law judge (ALJ) that a position is correct.
  2. To persuade the ALJ, the party who has the burden of proof must provide the amount of evidence required by WAC 182-526-0485. The ALJ decides if a party has met the burden of proof.

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