TEHAMA COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 5:15 - RULES OF EVIDENCE AND PROCEDURES
(Adopted 9/10/1985)

A. Oral evidence may be taken on oath or affirmation.
   
B. Each party shall have the right: To call and examine witnesses; to introduce exhibits; to cross-examine opposing witnesses on any manner relevant to the issues; and to rebut the evidence against them.
   
C. The formal rules of evidence or procedure which must be followed in a court proceeding shall not be applicable. Any relevant evidence shall be admitted if it is the sort of evidence on which responsible persons are accustomed to rely in the conduct of serious affairs. Hearsay evidence may be used for the purpose of supplementing or explaining any direct evidence, but shall not be sufficient over objection in civil actions. The rules of privilege shall be effective to the same extent that they are now or hereafter may be recognized in civil actions, and irrelevant and unduly repetitious evidence shall be excluded.