Legal Aspects – Table of Contents

0130.020.90.10 AHU Sends EU and FSD Notice of Scheduled Hearing

The AHU schedules a hearing upon receipt of the Application for State Hearing (IM-87). At least 10 days prior to the hearing, the AHU sends the EU and any representative a Notice of Scheduled Hearing to allow the EU time to prepare for the hearing.

The notice includes:

  • The name of the EU’s head of household,
  • The case number,
  • The hearing number,
  • The exact date, time and place of the hearing,
  • A statement that the hearings officer will dismiss the request if the EU or any representative fails to appear without good cause,
  • A statement describing the hearing procedures and other information explaining the hearing process to help the EU make a better case,
  • The name, address, and phone number to notify if the EU can’t attend, and
  • A statement that the EU and any representative may examine the case record prior to the hearing.