Skip Navigation LinksDLI > Individuals > Disability Services > Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services > Interpreters Law Guide > Introduction

Act 172
Introduction

Not all legal proceedings in Pennsylvania are conducted in actual courtrooms, and heard by judges and juries. There are many types of administrative hearings conducted by state and local government agencies.
 
The following reference guide is intended to supply interpreters with helpful background information about the many types of administrative hearings, and how they are conducted in various state agencies.