1. Scope

Parties must follow the Civil Remedies Division Procedures (CRDP) in presenting cases in the Civil Remedies Division (CRD).  Except to the extent superseded by an order of the administrative law judge (ALJ) in an individual case, the CRDP have the same force and effect as if ordered by the ALJ.

The CRDP do not supersede the regulations promulgated by the Secretary of Health and Human Services (Secretary) and should be construed consistently with the regulations in a particular case.

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