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Pennsylvania Code

Subchapter B. TIME


702.11.    Date of filing.
702.12.    Computation of time.

§ 702.11. Date of filing.

 (a)  Whenever a party’s submission is required or permitted to be filed, it will be deemed to be filed on the earliest of the following dates:

   (1)  On the date actually received by the Board.

   (2)  On the date deposited with an IRS-designated private delivery service, as shown on the delivery receipt attached to or included within the envelope containing the submission.

   (3)  On the date deposited in the United States mail as shown by the United States Postal Service stamp on the envelope or noted on a United States Postal Service Form 3817 certificate of mailing. A mailing envelope stamped by an in-house postage meter is insufficient proof of the date of mailing.

   (4)  When a submission is submitted by means of electronic delivery on a day other than a business day, the submission will be deemed to be filed on the next business day.

 (b)  Subsection (a) supersedes 1 Pa. Code §  31.11 (relating to timely filing required).

§ 702.12. Computation of time.

 (a)  Except as otherwise provided by statute, in computing a period of time prescribed by law, the day of the act, event or default after which the designated period of time begins to run is not included. The last day of the period is included, unless it is not a business day, in which event the period runs until the end of the next business day.

 (b)  Subsection (a) supersedes 1 Pa. Code §  31.12 (relating to computation of time).

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