Oral argument shall be heard by the board, upon request, in any case over which the board acquires jurisdiction by appeal as provided in these rules. If an appeal has been taken, request for oral argument, if desired, shall be included in the notice of appeal. The board shall have the authority to fix any date or change any date upon which oral argument is to be heard. The Attorney General or the immigration office may be represented in argument before the board by an officer of the Attorney General or the immigration office.

History: Rule 3-86, eff 7 Dec 86.