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2019-2020 Catalog
PAD 5605: Administrative Law

Course Description for Administrative Law

PAD5605: Administrative Law

Description: This course examines the broad topic of administrative law, with a particular focus on the role that state and local government plays in election administration. We will examine the origins and meanings of administrative law, the modern constitutional and statutory authority of government agencies, theories of informality and formality in administrative law and the role played by information, administrative hearings and rule-making procedures, the enforcement of administrative policy and the role of the courts through judicial review, and practical problems in administrative law.