(Pb Ord XXVII of 2001)
[15th October, 2001]
An Ordinance further to amend the Punjab Agricultural Pests Ordinance, 1959.
Whereas it is expedient further to amend the Punjab Agricultural Pests Ordinance, 1959 (XXVIII of 1959), for the purposes hereinafter appearing;
And whereas under Article 4 of the Provisional Constitution (Amendment) Order No.9 of 1999, as amended by the Chief Executive Order No.11 of 2000, the Governor of a Province may issue and promulgate an Ordinance;
Now, therefore, in exercise of the aforesaid powers and all other powers enabling him in that behalf, the Governor of the
1. Short title and commencement.- (1) This Ordinance may be called the Punjab Agricultural Pests (Amendment) Ordinance, 2001.
(2) It shall come into force at once.
2. Amendment in Section 7 of Ordinance XXVIII of 1959.- In the said Ordinance in section 7 sub section (2) the words “Collector, or Deputy Collector, or Assistant Collector, first grade, specially empowered in this behalf by the Collector” shall be substituted by the words “Executive District Officer (Agriculture)”.
3. Amendment in section 11 of Ordinance XXVIII of 1959.- In the said Ordinance in section 11 sub-section (1) the words “Collector, Deputy Collector, Deputy Collector or Assistant Collector, first grade, specially empowered by the Collector in this behalf” shall be substituted by the words “District Coordination Officer”.