8.30.12 Administrative Law
I. THE LEGISLATIVE CONNECTION
1. Virtually all agency action begins with a statute
a. Statutes provide a legitimate standard for much of decision making
b. The agent the administrative agency has only those power
Choice of Rulemaking or Adjudication
Where the FTC got its authority?
o Has the authority from time to time make rules and provision to carry out
prohibitions of the statute.
o Purpose of the Act Ensure fair competition.
Table of contents
Introduction to administrative law
The legislative connection
Executive supervision of administrative action
Government information acquisition and disclosure
Legislative Veto as a quid pro quo
Declaration of war act
Veto over Administrative Rulemaking
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Immigration Law j
o law applies to people who have been continuously physically present