–Constitution (Third Amendment) Order, 1981, President’s Order 12 of 1981 (12th of October, 1981)
CONSTITUTION (THIRD AMENDMENT) ORDER, 1981
PRESIDENT’S ORDER 12 OF 1981
[Gazette of Pakistan, Extraordinary, Part 1, 12th October, 1981]
No. F. l7(2)/81 Pub.
The following Order made by the President is hereby published for general information:-
In pursuance of the Proclamation of the fifth day of July 1977, read with the Laws (Continuance in Force) Order, 1977(C.M.L.A. Order No. 1 of 1977), and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the President is pleased to make the following Order:-
Short title and commencement.-
(1) This Order may be called the Constitution (Third Amendment) Order, 1981.
(2) It shall come into force at once.
Amendment of Article 259 of the Constitution.-
In the Constitution, in Article 259, in clause (2), for the words “ or academic distinction” the comma and words, “, academic distinction or distinction in the field of sports or nursing” shall be substituted.