Download THE PUNJAB GOVERNMENT RULES OF BUSINESS, 2011 — Business means the work done by the Government. Department means a self-contained administrative unit in the Secretariat responsible for the conduct of business of the Government in a distinct and specified sphere, and declared or constituted as such under the rules. Secretary means the Secretary or Acting Secretary to Government in-charge of a Department or part of a Department and includes the Chief Secretary, the Additional Chief Secretary, the Special Secretary and the Additional Secretary in-charge of a Department. A Department shall consist of a Minister, a Secretary and such other officials as the Government may determine, provided that the same person may be the Minister or the Secretary for more than one Department. No Department shall, without the concurrence of Services and General Administration Department, authorize any orders, other than an order in pursuance of any general or special delegation made by Services and General Administration Department.