Individuals who legally possess the right to wear and carry firearms will be directed to secure the weapon in his/her vehicle prior to entering an OAH facility.
Exceptions to this policy will be for the following circumstances:
- A Police Officer in uniform, acting in his/her official capacity, who has been summonsed to appear as witness for a hearing at the OAH and/or who is on official duty and representing his/her Agency in an Administrative Hearing. Firearms may be carried as directed by the Police Officers Agency's Policy on wearing and carrying firearms while in uniform.
- A Police Officer not in uniform, who is acting in his/her official capacity as a representative of his/her Agency in a hearing, will display his/her badge of authority and conform to his/her Agency's Policy on wearing and carrying firearms.