Andhra Pradesh Administrative Tribunal (Procedure) Rules, 1989
In these rules, unless the context otherwise requires.
(a) “Act” means the Administrative Tribunal Act, 1985 (13 of 1985);
(b) “agent” means a person duly authorised by a party to present an application or a written reply on its behalf before the Tribunal;
(c) “Applicant” means a person making an application to the Tribunal under section 19;
(d) “Form” means a form specified in Appendix ‘A’;
(e) “Legal practitioner” shall have the same meaning as is assigned to it in the Advocates Act, 1961 (25 of 1961).
(f) “Legal representative” means a person who in law represent the estate of the deceased;
(g) “Registrar” means in relation to the Tribunal the Registrar appointed to the Principal Bench and in relation to each of the other Benches of the Tribunal shall mean the Registrar appointed to the particular Bench and include any officer to whom the powers and functions of the Registrar may be delegated under clauses (2) and (3) of rule 28;
(h) “Registry” means the Registry of the Tribunal or of the Bench of the Tribunal as the case may be;
(i) “Section” means a section of the Act;
(j) “Transferred application” means the suit at other proceeding which has been transferred to the Tribunal under sub-section (1) or sub-section (2) of section 29;
(k) “Tribunal” means the Andhra Pradesh Administrative Tribunal established under sub-section (2) of section 4 of the Act;
(l) the words and expression used not defined in these rules but defined in the Act shall have the same meaning respectively assigned to them in the Act.