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The Mission of the Office of Administrative Hearings   

To provide a neutral forum for fair and independent resolution of administrative matters, ensuring due process and respecting the dignity of all.



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  • Office of Administrative Hearings Programs and Services

    The Office of Administrative Hearings (OAH) is a quasi-judicial tribunal that hears administrative disputes. OAH is divided into two, statewide divisions: General Jurisdiction Division and the Special Education Division.

    Programs and Services

    Pen. Code, § 71

    It is a criminal offense to threaten a public official which includes administrative law judges and the staff at the Office of Administrative Hearings (Pen. Code, § 71.) Violators will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law.