administrative hearing
administrative hearing see hearing

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

administrative hearing
A hearing before a governmental agency or an administrative law judge. There is no jury, but the agency or the administrative law judge has the authority to make a decision and issue a ruling.
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Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

administrative hearing
n.
   a hearing before any governmental agency or before an administrative law judge. Such hearings can range from simple arguments to what amounts to a trial. There is no jury, but the agency or the administrative law judge will make a ruling.
   See also: administrative law, hearing

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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