KERACPD RULE 513 PRELIMINARY MATTERS          
LAST REVISED 05/00/89
          
          
          RULE 513 Preliminary Matters - Adopted 4/18/72, Renumbered 5/89

          I.  Preliminary matters such as setting a date for hearing,
              granting continuances, approving petitions for filing,
              allowing and other preliminary rulings not determinative of
              the merits of the petition may be made by the Chairman or any
              two Members of the Hearing Board without hearing or meeting
              of the Hearing Board and without notice.