Department of Labour First and Second Efficiency Bar Examination for the Executive Service Category (Departmental) - 2017

It has been planned to be held First Efficiency Bar Examination for Executive Service category in the department of Labour through, Sri Lanka Institute of Development Administration, in August 2017. Officers should apply for these examinations according to their Grades.

01.       Examination procedure

            1.1       First Efficiency Bar Examination (For Officers in Grade III)

            1.1.1    Details on the Examination     

Question Paper

Duration

Total Marks

Pass Mark

(i)  Law

3 papers -

Each paper will be of 3 hours

100

40

(ii) Administration

3 hours

100

40

(iii)  (a) Economics  or

        (b) Sociology

3 hours

100

40

(iv)  English

3 hours

100

40

 

1.1.2    Syllabus of the Examination

Question Paper

Syllabus

(i)  Law (consist of 3 papers)

 

Paper I - Constitutional Law and Administrative Law

 

(i)  The Structure of the Constitution of Sri Lanka with historical Development and the Second Republic Constitution.

(ii) The Executive, President of Republic,  Cabinet of Ministers and the Prime Minister, Central Government Departments and the Public Service.

(iii) Administration of Justice

(iv) Judicial Control over Administration

(v)  Directive Principals of  the State Policy and Fundermental Duties.

(vi) Delegated legislations

(vii) Liability of the state and the public Authorities

(viii) Fundermental Rights

 

Paper II - The legal System of Sri Lanka

 

(i) The legal history of Sri Lanka

(ii) The Organization of the  Courts

(iii) The Courts Ordinance (Chapter - 06)

(iv) The Act of No 44 of 1971 Administration of Justice

 

Paper III - Criminal Law and Evidence Law

 

(i)    The penal Code

(ii)   The Evidence ordinance

 

Note: A candidate will be required to obtain 35% in each paper and average of 40%

(ii) Administration

(i)  Office and field organization and methods

(ii)  The Establishment Code chapters

I, II, III, V, VI, VII, IX, XI, XXIII, XXV, XXVI, XXVII, XXVIII, XXIX, XXX, XXXI, XXXII, XXXIII, XLVIIandXLVIII

 

Note: A candidate will be required to obtain  40%

 

(iii)  (a) Economics  or

 

 

 

         (b) Sociology

 

(i)  Principles of Economic with special reference to the theories of   

       Value, Production and Distribution

(ii) Finance, Financial matters, Financial Theories.

(iii) Economic Structure of Sri Lanka

 

 

(i) Social stricture, organization and functions

(ii) Human Relationships and groupings

(iii)  Kinship, marriage and the family

(iv) Rural and Urban Society

(v) Social Control

(vi) Culture, religion, morals and values

 

Note: A candidate will be required to obtain  40%

 

(iv)  English

(i)           Listening and speaking skills

v  General Greeting introductions

v  Giving and Getting information

v  Advising, Suggesting and expressing opinions

v  Describing Events and Situations

v  Telephone Skills

v  Interviewing Skills

v  Meeting

v  Listening and Note Taking Skills

 

(ii)         English Grammar

v  Tense and Numbers

v  Sentences

      (Simple/Compound/Complex/Compound Complex)

v  Relative Clauses

v  Reported Speech

v  Adjectives and adverbs

v  Determiners

v  Prepositions

 

(iii)       Writing Skills

v  Internal modes of  Communication

v  Formal Correspondence Skills

v  Writing Descriptions/Explanations

v  Summary Writing Skills

v  Report Writing Skills

v  Meeting Minutes/Agendas/Invitations

v  Comprehension

 

(iv)        Reading Skills

v  Reading and understanding the specific and general meaningof a printing text;

v  Reading and Interpretation (Verbal/Writing)

v  Understanding the cohesion and Coherence of a passage

02. Forwarding of Application.

Applicants who wish to appear for this Examination should prepare the application form appended at the end of this notification, using both sides of A4 size paper in such a manner that para Nos-01-05 on one side and remaining paras on the other side. The application form so prepared should, with the recommendation of the immediate supervisory officer, be forwarded to reach the Commissioner General of Labour on or before 15th of June 2017.  The term “First Efficiency Bar Examinations for Executive Service Category (Departmental) - August 2017” should be indicated on the top left hand corner of the envelope containing the application. Applications received after that date will rejected.

03. Examination fee

Examination fee will be charged as follows from all the other candidates except those who appear the examination for the first time.

·         For one subject  Rs. 500/-

·         For more than one subject  Rs. 1000/-

04. Payment of Examination Fee.

Examination fee should, before closing date of applications, be credited to Account No 2323278 of Bank of Ceylon at Torrington branch, held by the name of director General, Sri Lanka Institute of Development Administration. The cash receipt obtained for payment of examination fee should be firmly pasted on the specified place on the application. (Keeping a photocopy of the cash receipt with the candidate would be useful.)

05. Qualifications to appear for examination

 Having read the notification carefully, you should submit all the completed information on or before the due date. Applications which are not conform to the requirements of this notification or not forwarded on or before the due date will be rejected.

06.  Admission to the Examination and issuance of Admission cards.

The Sri Lanka Institute of Development Administration will issue Admission Cards and time tables to all the applicants who have fulfilled the qualifications.

07.       No any travelling expenses, combined allowance or settling- in allowance will be paid for coming to appear for the examination.

 

 

Date : 31/05/2017                                                                                A. Wimalaweera

Commissioner General of Labour(Actg.)

 

Specimen application Form

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  For office use

Department of Labour

First and Second Efficiency Bar Examinations for the

 Executive Service Category (Departmental) - First Term 2017

 

01.       1.1       Applicant’s name with initials (in English) : …………………………………….....

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1.2       Name in full (in English) :……………………………………....…………………. ………………………………………………………………………………………

            1.3       Applicant’s name with initials (in Sinhala) : …………………………………….....

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1.4       Name in full (in Sinhala): ……………………………………....…………………..  ………………………………………………………………………………………

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02.       2.1       Designation     : …………………………………………………………………….

 

03.       3.1       Address to be sent admission card (in English) : ………………………………….

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            3.2       Address to be sent admission card (in Sinhala) : ………………………………….

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            3.3       Work place and address (in English) : ……………………………………………..

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            3.4       Work place and address (in Sinhala) : ……………………………………………..

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            3.5       Telephone No : Official                                           Private                                        

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

           

 04.      4.1       N.I.C No :

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

            4.2       Date of Bath :

 

4.3       Female / Male :

05.       5.1       Examination you wish to appear (First or Second):

            5.2       Subject/ Subjects you wish to appear :

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

06.       6.1       Are you applying the examination for the first time ?

6.2       If the answer to 6.1 above is “No”, the name of the bank branch to which the examination fee paid? ……………………………………………………………………………………..

            6.3       Number and date of the cash receipt : …………………………………………….

 

Paste here the cash receipt firmly by one boarder of it.

Keep a photocopy of the receipt with you.

 

 07.      Declaration of the applicant :

            (a) I certify that the particulars furnished by me in this application are true and correct.

            (b) I agree to abide by all the conditions of this examination.

 

            Date : …………………                                                            …………………………….

                                                                                                             Signature of the Applicant

 

 

08.       Recommendation of the head of the Institute/ Division :

I certify that the officer who submits this application, placing the above signature is serving in this office/ Division. The application is recommended and forwarded.

 

            Date : ……………….                                      ………………………………………

                                                                        Signature of the Head of the institute/ Division

(Official Frank)

 

09.       Certificate of the head of the Department :

 

            I certify that,

            (i)         The particulars furnished above have been checked and found to be correct, and

            (ii)        Candidate is qualified to appear for this examination.

 

           

Date : …………………                                                            ………………………………

                                                                                    Signature of the Head of the Department

(Official Frank)

 

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