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5) Examine the various ways in which parliament exercises control over the executive?(250 words)

Topic: part of static series under the heading – “Various instruments to exercise parliamentary control over executive”

5) Examine the various ways in which parliament exercises control over the executive?(250 words)

 

Key demand of the question

The question expects us to describe the various areas in which parliament exercises control, and the mechanism of such control.

Directive word

Examine – When you are asked to examine, you have to probe deeper into the topic,  get into details, and find out the causes or implications if any .

Structure of the answer

Introduction – mention that parliament is the apex body in a democracy, represents will of the people and exercises control over executive.

Body

  • Discuss the areas in which parliament exercises control over executive – administrative, legislative, financial, representative, collective and individual responsibility
  • Examine the various tools at parliament’s disposal to exercise such control – question hour, motions and resolutions etc
  • Discuss the impact of such tools

Conclusion – explain the relationship between parliament and executive and why is it necessary for parliament to exercise control over executive.

 

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