Administrative Law

SLN #: 81110
Course Prefix: LAW-609
Course Section: 001
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor(s): Shah
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Course Description:
Administrative agencies impact much of the public's wellbeing. In addition, a large portion of federal law comes from administrative agencies. This class examines the institutional role and legitimacy of federal administrative agencies. Topics will include: --the source of administrative authority--the rationale for delegation of authority to administrative agencies--constitutional constraints on agency power--the different forms of agency rulemaking/policymaking--agency adjudication of facts and law --the scope and purpose of judicial review of agency action--the degree to which administrative agencies exercise--for better or for worse!--executive, legislative and judicial powers.

Additional Information:
Credit Hours: 3
Grading Option: Letter Grade Only
Graduation Writing Requirement: No
Flexible Writing Requirement: No
Skills Requirement: No
Experiential Learning: No
Seminar: No
Special Withdrawal Course: No
Final Exam Given: Yes
Final Exam Type: In-Class - Completely Secure
Attendance Policy: Per Statement Of Student Policies
Teaching Method: In Person

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