Statutory Right to a Hearing
Continue studying the circumstances under which agencies must provide individuals with a right to a hearing as a matter of statutory law.
Many statutes provide individuals with the right to be heard by administrative agencies. While a full hearing is not always necessary, agencies may be required to conduct a hearing under one of these statutes in certain situations. Today, we’ll be discussing the statutory right to a hearing.
An individual has a statutory right to a hearing before an administrative agency when Congress requires the opportunity to be heard. Based on the evidence presented at the hearing, the agency issues...