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For 502(c)(6) civil penalty proceedings, this section shall apply in lieu of §18.41 of this title.
(a) No genuine issue of material fact.
(a)(1) Where no issue of a material fact is found to have been raised, the administrative law judge may issue a decision which, in the absence of an appeal pursuant to §§2570.119 through 2570.121 of this subpart, shall become a final order.
(a)(2) A decision made under this paragraph (a) shall include a statement of:
(a)(2)(i) Findings of fact and conclusions of law, and the reasons therefor, on all issues presented; and
(a)(2)(ii) Any terms and conditions of the rule or order.
(a)(3) A copy of any decision under this paragraph shall be served on each party.
(b) Hearings on issues of fact. Where a genuine question of a material fact is raised, the administrative law judge shall, and in any other case may, set the case for an evidentiary hearing.