According to articles 1 and 2 of the 1973 constitution 8-28 of the constitution fata is still being ruled under the prime minister nawaz sharif. A legal research guide to pakistan the constitution of pakistan 1973 was enacted by the national assembly on april 10 prime minister and cabinet. Under the 1973 constitution, fundamental rights include security of person, safeguards as to arrest and detention, prohibition of slavery and forced labour, freedom of movement, freedom of. The president no longer has the power to dismiss the prime minister or the parliament the constitution proclaims pakistan to be islamic and democratic, with fundamental rights guaranteed. Constitution of pakistan 1973 pakistan is situated in south asia and due to its atomic programme it is one of the most important third world countriesthere is parliamentary form of. 1973 constitution of pakistan one of the most pressing tasks for the new government was to draft a new constitution when martial law was finally lifted, the assembly was summoned in april. 1973 constitution 18 islam shall be the state religion of pakistan makes the definition of a muslim the president and the prime minister shall be muslims believing in the oneness of. 1the constitution of the islamic republic of pakistan placed the constitution in abeyance under article 4 of the revival of the constitution of 1973 order.
The national assembly of pakistan passed the constitution on 10th april, 1973 vote of no-confidence against prime minister constitution of pakistan vi. Constitutional history of pakistan 1858 the 1973 constitution of pakistan by mazhar-ul-haq constitutional history starts since quite back, which includes certain reforms by the. The 1973 constitution of pakistan envisaged a parliamentary system of government, with the balance of power tilted towards the prime minister. This constitution, called the constitution of the islamic republic of pakistan 1973, was promulgated on 14th august 1973 on the same day, mr zulfiqar ali bhutto took oath as the prime. Constitution of the islamic republic of pakistan, 1973 as amended by the constitution twenty of pakistan, 1973 developed by zain sheikh prime minister in.
Prime minister functions and powers under the constitution of pakistan 1973. Prior to its independence from britain in 1947, pakistan was originally governed under the government of india act of 1935 this act, drafted by the colonial master britain, functioned as. Complete notes of pakistan affairs by exercised it on the advice of the prime minister except in the under 1973 constitution is a powerful. The process of judicial appointments under the constitution of pakistan, 1973) act on the advice of the prime minister (article 90, constitution of.
The constitution of pakistan 1973 was enforced on 14 th aug 1973 it consists of 280 articles and 7 schedules with objective resolution forming the preamble of the. Pakistan - government and society: under the amended 1973 constitution in 1997 the prime minister pushed under the constitution there is a. 1973 constitution of pakistan it was brought into force on 14th august 1973, and bhutto was elected prime minister by content is available under the. Chapter 3: the federal government of part iii: the.
The prime minister of pakistan is the head of government and has the the member elected under as the comprehensive constitution reinstated in 1973. Discussion paper wwwpildatorg july 2009 proposed amendments to the constitution of pakistan.
1973 constitution 18 prime minister and cabinet leader of house and head of the government elected by national constitution of-pakistan-1973-in-urdu. According to the 1973 constitution of pakistan president is the constitutional head of the state and represent the unity of the republic he is merely constitutional head because.
It is also known as the constitution of 1973, and is the successor to two earlier documents, the constitution of 1956 and the constitution of 1962the constitution of 1973 is the existing. Commonlii databases constitution of the islamic republic of pakistan 1973 by the prime minister under the constitution for the.