Syllabus and MCQs of PPSC DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY  IN LAW

By Prof. Fazal Rehman Shamil
Last modified on March 3rd, 2022

Syllabus and MCQs of PPSC DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY  IN LAW & PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT. (CASE NO 25 RH2021)

 

SYLLABUS

 

PAPER-I PAPER-II PAPER-III

 

Advocacy & Pleading Skills                            (Subjective + Objective) (100 Marks)

 

Constitutional & Administrative law     (Subjective + Objective) (100 Marks)

 

Civil law                                                                          (Subjective + Objective) (100 Marks)

 

PAPER-I

 

 

 

Advocacy & Pleading Skills                                                     (Subjective + Objective) (100 Marks)

 

Objective:      To evaluate that the applicants possess excellent advocacy and pleading skills in English, Urdu and Information Communication Technology and have creative vision

 

Mode:                The Paper shall be subjective as well as objective.

 

CONTENTS:

 

· Information Computer Technology: 25 Marks
·  Essay in English on Pleadings & Conveyancing: 25 Marks
·  Essay in Urdu on Pleadings & Conveyancing 25 Marks
· Proficiency in English Grammar (MCQs based) 25 Marks

 

PAPER-II

 

Constitutional & Administrative law                          (Subjective + Objective) (100 Marks)

 

Objective:      To assess that the applicants have an excellent level of understanding of the constitution and the principles of administrative law and possess the knowledge of established principles of interpretation of Statutes, including the Constitution, rules of Business & Secretariat Instructions.

 

Mode:                the Paper shall be subjective as well as objective and problem based.

 

CONTENTS:

 

Part-I

 

Case-based study of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan with particular emphasis on:

 

The Fundamental Rights

The Rule of Law

The Law of Writs

The Emergency Provisions

The Executive

The legislatures and legislative powers

 

The judicature including Independence of Judiciary, Relations between Federation and Provinces.

 

 

 

 

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Constitution of History of  Pakistan:                                                           15 Marks

 

Constitution of Pakistan:                                                                                     15 Marks

 

Rules of Business & Secretariat Instructions:                                     10 Marks

 

 

Part-II

 

Principles of Interpretation of Statutes:                                                   20 Marks

 

 

 

Part-III

 

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW:

 

  • Case-based and problem-based study of the principles of administrative law with particular emphasis on:

 

  • Administrative Action: concept and classification

 

  • Delegated Legislation, including need, principles and controls.

 

  • Administrative discretion: including need principles, controls / safeguard

 

  • Judicial review of administrative action

 

  • Finality of administrative action (ouster clauses): concept and effect

 

  • Judicial decisions and principles of Natural Justice

 

  • Doctrines of ultra vires and promissory estoppels

 

  • Liability of the Government

 

  • Administrative Tribunals

 

  • Public Corporations 40 Marks

 

 

 

 

  • PAPER-III

 

Civil law                                                                                                        (Subjective + Objective) (100 Marks)

 

OBJECTIVE: To assess the professional knowledge of, and insight into the civil law and application of that knowledge as a lawyer

 

Mode:                The paper shall be subjective as well as objective and problem based.

 

Contents:

 

Case-based and problem –based study of the following laws:-

 

  • The Code of Civil Procedure 1908

 

  • The Contract Act 1872

 

  • The Qanoon-e-Shahadat Order 1984

 

  • The Punjab Public Private Partnership Act 2011

 

  • The Punjab land Revenue Act 1967

 

  • The Specific Relief Act 1877

 

  • The Arbitration Act 1940

 

  • The Punjab Civil Servant Act 1974 and Rules framed under that Act

 

  • The Punjab Civil Servants (Conduct) Rules, 1966

 

  • The Punjab Service Tribunal Act 1974

 

  • Land Acquisition Act 1894

 

  • The Pakistan General Clauses Act 1897

 

  • The Punjab General Clauses Act 1956

 

  • The Limitation Act 1908

 

  • Principles of Criminal Law

 

  • PEEDA Act 2006

 

  • High Court Rules

 

  • CRPC Vol-I

 

  • Punjab Procurement Regulatory Authority Act 2009 and Punjab Procurement Rules 2014.

 

PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT AND VIVA VOCE

 

  • Psychological Assessment

 

  • Viva Voce

 

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