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President's Order No. 12 of 1981

12th October 1981

Gazette of Pakistan, Extraordinary, Part I, 12th October 1981

In pursuance of the Proclamation of the fifth day of July, 1977, read with the Laws (Continuance in Force) Order, of 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:-
1.Short title and commencement.
(1) This Order may be called the Constitution (Third Amendment) Order, 1981.
(2) It shall come into force at once.
2.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.

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