16th December, 1996

An Ordinance further to amend the Acceding
State (Property) Order, 1961

No.F.2(1)/96-Pub., dated 16-12-1996.–The following Ordinance made by the President is hereby published for general information:-

Whereas it is expedient further to amend the Acceding State (Property) Order, 1961 (P.O. No. 12 of 1961), for the purpose hereinafter appearing;

And whereas the National Assembly is not in session and the President is satisfied that the circumstances exist which render it necessary to take immediate action;:-

Now, therefore, in exercise of the powers confer black by clause (1) of Article 85! of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, the President is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:-

1. Short title and commencement.t.- (1) This Ordinance may be called the Acceding State (Property) (Third Amendment) Ordinance, 1996.:-
(2) It shall come into force at once.:-

2. Amendment of Articles 3, 5, 6 and 7, P.O. No.12 of 1961.- In the Acceding State (Property) Order, 1961 (P.O. No.12 of 1961), in Articles 3, 5, 6 and 7, for the words “Provincial Government”, wherever occurring, the “Federal Government” shall be substituted

3. Repeal.- The Acceding State (Property) (Amendment) Ordinance, 1996 (LXXXVIII of 1996), is hereby repealed.:-