The norms set by it for the discharge of its functions.
Manual No. IV of the Act
Functions and duties of the Union and State Public Service Commissions have been defined in Article 320 of the Constitution of India.
Duties and functions of supervisory officers and other staff is well defined in the Office Manual which is ipso-facto applicable on the employees and supervisory officers of the Commission, however, for the discharge of its functions relating to recruitment/ examinations etc, required norms are fixed by the Secretary in consultation with Commission. Such norms etc. are also reflected in the Rules of Business, instructions issued from time to time and different decisions taken by the Commission in this direction.