CONSTITUTION (SEVENTH AMENDMENT) ACT, 1977
President's Assent Received: 16th May 1977
Gazette of Pakistan, Extraordinary, Part I, 16th May 1977
An Act further to amend the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan
Whereas it is expedient further to amend the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan for the purposes hereinafter appearing;
It is hereby enacted as follows:-
|1.||Short title and commencement
|2.||Insertion of new Article 96-A, in the Constitution.
In the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, hereinafter referred to as the Constitution, after Article 96, the following new Article shall be inserted, namely :-
|3.||Amendment of Article 101 of the Constitution.
In the Constitution, in Article 101, in clause (2-A), for the word, brackets, letter and figures "an Order under paragraph (c) of clause (2) of Article 232 or a Proclamation under" the words and figure "a Proclamation under article 232 or" shall be substituted.
|4.||Amendment of Article 245 of the Constitution.
In the Constitution Article 245 shall be renumbered as clause (1), of that Article and, after clause (1) renumbered as aforesaid, the following new clauses shall be added, namely;--