PRESIDENT’S ORDER NO. 6 OF 2002

AN ORDER to amend the Distribution of Revenues and Grants-in-Aid Order, 1997

WHEREAS it is expedient to amend the Distribution of Revenues and Grants-in-Aid Order, 1997 (P.O. No. 1 of 1997), for the purpose hereinafter appearing;

Now, THEREFORE, in pursuance of clause (4) of Article 160 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, the President is pleased to make the following order.

1. Short title and commencement: –(1) This Order may be called the Distribution of Revenues and Grants-in-Aid (Amendment) Order, 2002.

(2) It shall come into force at once and shall be deemed to have taken effect 1st day of July, 2002.

2. Amendment of Article 4, P.O. No. 1 of 1997.—In the Distribution of Revenues and Grants-in-Aid Order, 1997 (P.O. No. 1 of 1997), for Article 4 the following shall be substituted, namely:-
“4. Allocation of shares to the Provincial Governments. —The sums assigned to the Provincial Governments under Article 3 shall be distributed amongst the Provinces on the basis of their respective population in the percentage specified as against each:-

(i) Punjab 57.36%
(ii) Sindh 23.71%
(iii) North-West Frontier Province 13.82%; and
(iv) Baluchistan 5.11%
Total : 100.00%

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