(Pb Ord LII of 2001)
10th December, 2001
An Ordinance further to amend the
Punjab Prohibition of Smoking in Cinema Houses Ordinance, 1960.
Whereas it is expedient further to amend the Punjab Prohibition of Smoking in Cinema Houses Ordinance, 1960 (IV of 1960) in the manner hereinafter appearing;
And Whereas the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab is dissolved and the Governor of the Punjab is satisfied that circumstances exist which render it necessary to take immediate action;
And whereas under Article 4 of the Provisional Constitution (Amendment) Order No. 9 of 1999, as amended by the Chief Executive Order No. 11 of 2000, the Governor of a Province may issue and promulgate an Ordinance;
Now, therefore, in exercise of aforesaid powers and all other powers enabling him in that behalf the Governor of the Punjab is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:-
1. Short title and commencement.- (1) This Ordinance may be called the Punjab Prohibition of Smoking in Cinema Houses (Amendment) Ordinance, 2001.
(2) It shall come into force at once.
2. Amendment in section 6 of Ordinance IV of 1960.- In section 6 of the said Ordinance the words “district magistrate” shall be substituted by the words and brackets “Executive District Officer (Health)”.