(W.P. Ordinance V of 1967)
7th June 1967
An Ordinance to amend the Industrial Disputes
Ordinance, 1959, in its application to the Province of West Pakistan
Preamble : —

WHEREAS it is expedient further to amend the Industrial Disputes Ordinance, 1959 (LVI of 1959), in its application to the Province of West Pakistan, in the manner hereinafter appearing;

AND WHEREAS the Provincial Assembly of West Pakistan is not in session and the Governor of West Pakistan is satisfied that circumstances exist which render immediate legislation necessary;

Now, THEREFORE, in exercise of the powers conferred on him by clause (1) of Article 79 of the Constitution, the Governor of West Pakistan is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance : —

1. Short title : — This Ordinance may be called the Industrial Disputes (West Pakistan Amendment) Ordinance, 1967.

2. Amendment of section 5 of Ordinance LVI of 1959 : — In the Industrial Disputes Ordinance, 1959 (LVI of 1959), in its application to the Province of West Pakistan, in section 5, in sub-section (6) thereof, for the word “employees” the word “employers” shall be substituted and shall be deemed to have been so substituted with effect from 5th November, 1966.

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