Tag Archives: Administrative Law Notes

Administrative Law

Administrative law is the law relating to the administration. It determines the organization, powers and duties of administrative authorities. Read law notes on Legal Bites. “Administrative law is that branch of public law which deals with the organization and powers of administrative and quasi-administrative agencies and prescribes the principles and rules by which an official action is reached and… Read More »

Constitutional Protection to Civil Servants

INTRODUCTION The Government of India is the largest employer of the people of India. The Railways provide the most number of jobs. There are nearly 6.4 million people employed by the Government. These do not include the jobs in Public Sector Undertakings. For the administration and the for the government to function effectively and efficiently, a contingent of… Read More »

Practice and procedure of Administrative Adjudication: Rules of Natural Justice

INTRODUCTION ‘Natural Justice’ is an expression of English Common Law having its origin in Jus natural (law of Nature.) It involves the procedural requirement of fairness. In England, it was initially applied to the courts but later projected from the judicial to the Administrative sphere. It is justice that is simple and elementary, and fair play in action.… Read More »

Delegated Legislation

Delegated Legislation Delegated legislation is a kind of subordinate legislation. Generally, the ‘delegated legislation’ means the law made by the executive under the powers delegated to it by the Supreme legislative authority. It comes in the form of orders, bye-laws etc. The Committee on Minister’s power said that the term delegated legislation has two meanings- 1. Firstly, it… Read More »