proceedings in the OAA docket:
initiates an administrative adjudication proceeding by filing a notice of charges.
adjudications are conducted by an administrative law judge, who holds formal hearings
and issues a recommended decision.
and consent order
and consent orders consist of proceedings where the parties agree to settlement
and file a stipulation and a consent order before the filing of a notice of charges.
all enforcement actions initiated by the Bureau are filed with the Office of Administrative Adjudication. The
Enforcement docket includes proceedings not filed with the Office of Administrative Adjudication, such
as federal district court cases.