The Magisterial Branch deals with the following subject matters:

(a) Procedure for initiating and conducting prosecutions
(b) Appointments of Government Pleaders, Public Prosecutors and Assistant Prosecutors and matters relating thereof
(c) Advice on legal matters
(d) Conduct of Government cases in various courts.
(e) Administration of

  • The Code of Criminal Procedure 1973
  • Indian Evidence Act, 1872
  • Indian Penal Code,1860
  • Unlawful Activities Prevention Act, 1967
  • National security Act, 1980
  • Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988
  • The Assam Maintenance of Public Order Act, 1947 as emended till date
  • The Assam disturbed Areas Act, 1955
  • The Assam Requisition and control of vehicles (Amendment Act, 1968)
  • The Assam Maintenance of Public Order (Autonomous District) Act, 1964
  • The Assam Disturbed Areas Act, 1955
  • The Code of Criminal Procedure (Assam Amendment) 1964
  • The Assam Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 1970
  • The Assam game and Betting Act, 1970
  • Notaries Act, 1953

(f) Completion of annual acts and Ordinances of the state and Keeping them up to date
(g) Matters relating to Low and Order Maintenance
(h) Blacklisting of firm & contractors
(i) Requisition of workers
(j) Appointment of petition writers
(k) Reports and returns of High Court
(l) Post Mortem
(m) Crime detection and punishment of offenders
(n) Matters relating to raising and maintenances of Police Force
(o) Haj Pilgrimage and Order Pilgrimages outside India
(p) Fire Service Organisation
(q) Matters relating to Assam Police Manual
(r) Verification of character and antecedents
(s) Complains against Police inaction/corporation
(t) Tour Programs and tour diaries of Police Officers