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52 Pa. Code § 5.251. Recording of proceedings.


§ 5.251. Recording of proceedings.

 (a)  If required by law, hearings will be stenographically reported by the Commission’s official reporter.

 (b)  Notwithstanding the review provisions of §  5.252 (relating to review of testimony), the hearing transcript will be a part of the record and the sole official transcript of the proceeding.

 (c)  The transcripts will include a verbatim report of the hearings and nothing will be omitted therefrom except as is directed by the presiding officer. Changes in the transcript must be made as provided in §  5.253 (relating to transcript corrections).

 (d)  Subsections (a)—(c) supersede 1 Pa. Code §  35.131 (relating to recording of proceedings).


   The provisions of this §  5.251 amended under the Public Utility Code, 66 Pa.C.S. § §  331, 501, 504—506, 1301 and 1501.


   The provisions of this §  5.251 adopted October 12, 1984, effective January 1, 1985, 14 Pa.B. 3819; amended March 8, 1991, effective March 9, 1991, 21 Pa.B. 946; amended April 28, 2006, effective April 29, 2006, 36 Pa.B. 2097. Immediately preceding text appears at serial pages (286038) and (247399).

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