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ISLAMABAD, March 20 (APP): Minister for Law and Justice Zahid Hamid presented “The Constitution (Twenty-eighth Amendment) Bill, 2017” for consideration in the Lower House on Monday.
Mahmood Khan Achakzai of Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party opposed the Bill while Shaikh Rashid Ahmad of Awami Muslim League, Syed Naveed Qamar of PPP and Shah Mahmood Qureshi of PTI supported the Bill conditionally explaining that the government should fulfill the commitments regarding fair trial, formation of national security committee and reforms in the judicial system.
The Chair announced that after the discussion the process of voting on the Bill will be held on Tuesday.
Speaking on the occasion, Minister for Law Zahid Hamid said that the government will fulfill the commitment of formation of Parliamentary Committee on National Security.Law Minister Zahid Hamid also presented before the House “The Pakistan Army (Amendment) Bill, 2017” for consideration.
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