Conduct for the Hearing
The following guidelines are set to ensure all individuals
feel comfortable and secure while attending a hearing.
- No weapons are allowed in
the hearing facility.
- No smoking, eating, or
drinking (except water) during the hearing.
- No shorts, tank tops, or
T-shirts which show offensive slogans or pictures are allowed.
- Hats should be removed
before entering the hearing room.
- Do not bring children to the
- All cellular telephones and
electronic devices must be silenced prior to the hearing.
- The use of profanity is
- The parties should address
the Administrative Law Judge (“ALJ”) as “Your Honor” or “Judge” and treat the
ALJ with courtesy, respect and deference.
- Each hearing participant must
treat all other hearing participants with courtesy, respect and dignity.
Animosity, angry outbursts, threats of hostility, or any other disruptive or
disrespectful behavior will not be tolerated.
- Each participant must
follow the instructions of the ALJ and allow the ALJ to control the hearing.
- The hearing will be
recorded so take turns speaking and do not talk over one another.
- As space in some hearing
facilities is limited, please limit the number of individuals who will observe,
but not participate in, the hearing.
See NAC 360.060.