U.S. Code of Federal Regulations

Regulations most recently checked for updates: Mar 23, 2023

§ 1.657 - Who has the burden of persuasion, and what standard of proof applies?

(a) Any party who has filed a request for a hearing has the burden of persuasion with respect to the issues of material fact raised by that party.

(b) The standard of proof is a preponderance of the evidence.