En banc decisions of the Appeals Board are binding on panels of the Appeals Board and workers' compensation judges as legal precedent under the principle of stare decisis.
NOTE: Authority cited: Sections 133 and 5307, Labor Code. Reference: Section 115, Labor Code.
1. New section filed 12-19-2002; operative 1-1-2003. Submitted to OAL for printing only pursuant to Government Code section 11351 (Register 2002, No. 51).