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Federal Legislation In 2016

Federal Legislation In 2016

Federal Legislation In 2016 In the year 2016, the National Assembly passed 51 Acts but the Majlis-e-Shura (Parliament) altogether passed just seven, out of which two were new laws and five were amendments

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An Erroneous Judgment

An Erroneous Judgment I take this opportunity to write my academic point of view on the judgment dated 23.05.2016 in a writ of quo warranto titled Dr. Inam Ullah Khan v Dr.

Electoral Rolls (Amendment) Act 2016

Electoral Rolls (Amendment) Act 2016 Proposed and moved by: Senator Pervaiz Rashid (Minister-In-Charge) Status: Passed by the Majlis-e-Shoora (Parliament) Summary: The Majlis-e-Shoora passed this Bill in order to amend the Electoral Rolls Act,

Code of Civil Procedure (Amendment) Act 2016

Code of Civil Procedure (Amendment) Act 2016 (Private Member’s Bill) Proposed and moved by: Ms. Shahida Rehmani (Member, National Assembly) Status: Laid in the National Assembly Summary: The Code of Civil Procedure (Amendment)

The Special Economic Zones (Amendment) Act, 2016 (Government Bill)

The Special Economic Zones (Amendment) Act, 2016 (Government Bill) Proposed and moved by: Mr. Sheikh Aftab Ahmed (Member, National Assembly, State Minister for Parliamentary Affairs). Status: Passed (By National Assembly) Summary: (Islamabad, Pakistan):

The National Commission for Minority Education Act, 2015 (Private Members’ Bill)

The National Commission for Minority Education Act, 2015 (Private Members’ Bill) Proposed and Moved by: Ms. Romina Khurshid Alam (Member, National Assembly) Status: Pending Summary: The bill aims to establish a Commission