The PDF covers the following
topics related to Constitutional Law : Introduction, Citizenship, Fundamental
Rights, Fundamental Duties, Directive Principles, Union Executive : Legislature
and Judiciary, State Executive, Legislature and Judiciary.
The book became a standard work which
was translated into several languages. Bagehot began his book by saying, do not be fooled by constitutional theories and formal institutional
continuities– concentrate instead on the real centers of power and the practical
working of the political system. He dismissed the two theories of the division
of powers and of checks and balances as erroneous.
This guide explains the
following topics: The Republic of Malta and its Territories, Declaration of
Principles, Citizenship , Fundamental Rights and Freedoms of the Individual,
Parliament, The President, Composition of Parliament, Powers and Procedure of
Parliament, Summoning, Prorogation and Dissolution, The Judiciary, Finance and
The Public Service.
for Justice, Culture and Local Government, Malta
note covers the following topics: Fundamental provisions, Basic rights and
liberties, The Parliament and the Representatives, Parliamentary activity, The
President of the Republic and the Government, Legislation, State finances,
International relations, Administration of justice, Supervision of legality,
Administration and self government, National defence and Final provisions.