Administration Branch

    This Branch deals with:

    • The establishment matters of the Secretariat,
    • Files regarding legislative and constitutional matters including assent to Bills,
    • Promulgation of Ordinances,
    • Summoning and proroguing sessions,
    • Considering mercy petitions,
    • Approvals to Draft recruitment rules of the department,
    • Decision on questions as to disqualifications of members of the Legislative Assembly
      and Legislative Council cases relating to permission to prosecute public servants,
    • Review petitions of the State Government employees under Rules 18(1)(i) & 25/25A of the
      Maharashtra Civil Services (Disciplines and Appeal) Rules, 1979,
    • Annual Administration Reports of the Scheduled Areas of the State,
    • Maharashtra Public Service Commission Report and the Report of the Lokayukta,
    • Governor’s recommendations to the President’s Police Medals,
    • Medals for Home Guards and Fire Brigades,
    • Gallantry award cases,
    • Complaints/grievances of public,
    • Requests for patronage of various social service institutions and trusts and
    • Administrative matters of the secretariat staff.