2020-2021 College Catalog

PARA 1215 Adminstrative Law

Introduces the student to the basic concepts of administrative law including the legislative process related to enabling the agency. The Administrative Procedure Act (federal and state) is covered. Topics also include agency discretion due process delegation rule-making investigation information collection informal proceedings hearings and judicial review. Because a paralegal are permitted to represent individuals in some agency proceedings (e.g. social security unemployment etc) the students are introduced to the various aspects of such representation.