Q. With reference to Law Commission of India consider the following statements:
1.It is a statutory body established by the Law Commission Act, 1953.
2.It suggests reform and legislation that is necessary to implement the Directive Principles and achieve the objectives of the Preamble of India.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: B
Notes:

Explanation –

Statement 1 is incorrect. Law Commission of India is neither a statutory body nor a constitutional body rather it is an executive body established by the GoI for the fixed period of time.

Statement 2 is correct. The role of Law Commission of India is advisory in nature. It suggests reform and such legislation that might be necessary to implement the Directive Principles and achieve the objectives of the Preamble of India.

Source: PIB