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58 Pa. Code § 495a.1. Form of documentary filings generally.

§ 495a.1. Form of documentary filings generally.

 (a)  Pleadings or other documents must be divided into numbered paragraphs.

 (b)  Copies of contracts, agreements, permits or other writings referred to in pleadings or other documents may be attached as exhibits. Copies of writings or orders already of record with the Board in the proceeding need not be attached.

 (c)  Pleadings or other documents filed with the Clerk in a proceeding must clearly designate the docket number if one has been assigned, and a short title identifying the pleading or document. The identity of the individual making the submission, including name, mailing address, status (for example, party or attorney for a party) and Board issued credential number of the person subject to the pleading, if applicable, must appear on the document.

 (d)  Pleadings or other documents must include an address, fax number or e-mail address where papers may be served in connection with the proceedings.

 (e)  Notation of counsel’s current Supreme Court identification number issued by the Court Administrator of Pennsylvania constitutes proof of the right to practice in this Commonwealth.

 (f)  Subsections (a)—(c) supersede 1 Pa. Code § §  31.5 and 33.3 (relating to communications and filings generally; and incorporation by reference).


   The provisions of this §  495a.1 amended under 4 Pa.C.S. § §  1202(b)(30), 1205 and 1207(2) and (9).


   The provisions of this §  495a.1 amended July 10, 2009, effective July 11, 2009, 39 Pa.B. 3446; amended February 1, 2013, effective February 2, 2013, 43 Pa.B. 660. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (344565).

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