The Legislature: Structure and Powers
3 - The Legislature: Structure and Powers
This chapter focuses on the legislative branch of the Indian government, providing a detailed examination of the bicameral structure of the Parliament and the powers and functions of both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha. Students will learn about the process of law-making, the role of the President in the legislative process, and the mechanisms of checks and balances between the legislature and the other branches of government. Additionally, the chapter will explore the concept of federalism and the distribution of legislative powers between the Union and the States, as well as the role of the Supreme Court in resolving legislative disputes.
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