§ 28-44-45. Consolidated appeals.
When the same or substantially similar evidence is material to the matter in issue with respect to more than one individual, the same time and place for considering all those cases may be fixed, hearings jointly conducted, a single record of the proceedings made, and evidence introduced with respect to one proceeding considered as introduced in the others, provided no party is prejudiced by these steps.
(G.L. 1938, ch. 284, § 8; P.L. 1949, ch. 2175, § 1; G.L. 1956, § 28-44-45.)