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Job Description: 

Legislators determine, formulate, and direct policies of national, state, regional or local governments and international governmental agencies, and make, ratify, amend or repeal laws, public rules and regulations. They include elected and non-elected members of parliaments, councils and governments.


Tasks include

  • presiding over or participating in the proceedings of legislative bodies and administrative councils of national, state, regional or local governments or legislative assemblies
  • determining, formulating, and directing policies of national, state, regional or local governments
  • making, ratifying, amending or repealing laws, public rules and regulations within a statutory or constitutional framework
  • serving on government administrative boards or official committees
  • investigating matters of concern to the public and promoting the interests of the constituencies which they represent
  • attending community functions and meetings to provide service to the community, understand public opinion and provide information on government plans
  • negotiating with other legislators and representatives of interest groups in order to reconcile differing interests, and to create policies and agreements
  • as members of the government, directing senior administrators and officials of government departments and agencies in the interpretation and implementation of government policies
Specific Occupations: 

President , government/ Prime minister / Chief minister/ Minister (junior)/ Member of parliament/Senator/Governor- General/ Head of State/Legislator/Member, legislative assembly/legislative council/Politician/ Premier/Member, house of assembly/Parliamentarian

Councilor ( city/ government)/ Ombudsman/ Mayor/Chancellor, government

Chairman (all government bodies)/ (Chairman /member) public service commission/ Governor, state/ Member, all government bodies

Member, local body /district council/Nazim/Naib Nazim

Parliamentary Secretary / Secretary parliamentary committee / Commissioner, election (chief/ deputy)

Official, legislative/ Chief whip

Chairman (local body /district council)/Chairman(deputy),senate/Speaker (deputy)

Representative, legislative/Secretary of state/Whip, government/Whip, opposition Leader

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Source Of Info: 

Source: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, PSCO-2015