Point No V

Point No. V { Section 4 (1) (b) (v) }


         The rules, regulations, instructions, manuals and records, held or used by  for discharging the functions. The Governor being the Head of the State has to discharge his functions as per the provisions of the Constitution. Article-wise list is at Annexure "A". Besides, several Government rules, regulations and acts are used by this office while examining the Government files. While functioning as the Chancellor of the Universities, the Governor has to deal with various provisions of the University Act.


          The list of important Acts and Rules, pertaining to various appointments of commissions and universities is produced below:



The Kerala Lokayukta and
Upa-Lokayukta Act, 1999.

The cases concerning the appointment of Lokayukta, annual reports, special reports etc.


The Kerala State Human Rights Commission Rules, 1998.

Protection of Human rights act 1993 The appointments of the Chairman and the Members of the HRC.


The Kerala Public Service Commission (Chairman and Members)

(Condition of service) Regulation, 1971. Appointment of Secretary of the Commission.


The Kerala Civil Services (Discipline and  Appeal) Rule, 1979.

Review petitions of the Government employees.


The Universities - Acts and Statutes

Appointment of Vice Chancellors in the

13 Universities and other University



The Kerala Finance Commission Act, 1994.

Appointment of Finance Commissioner and Submission of Report.


The Election Commissioner appointment of State Election Commissioner.