PUNJAB MUSLIM PERSONAL LAW (SHARIAT) APPLICATION
(REMOVAL OF DOUBTS) ORDINANCE, 1972
ORDINANCE IX OF 1972
[Gazette of Punjab, Extraordinary, 12th April 1972]
No. Legis: 3 (9)/72.–The following Ordinance by the Governor of the Punjab is hereby published for general information :—
An Ordinance to make
provision for removal of doubts
in regard to the termination of limited
estates in respect of immovable property held
by Muslim females under the Customary Law
Whereas doubts have arisen in, regard to the termination of limited estates in respect of immovable property held by Muslim females under the Customary Law ;
And whereas it is expedient to remove such doubts;
Now, therefore, in pursuance of the Martial Law Proclamation of 25th March 1969 read with the Proclamation of 20th December 1971 and the Provisional Constitution Order, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the Governor of the Punjab is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance :–
- Short title, extent and commencement.—
(1) This Ordinance may be called the Punjab Muslim Personal Law (Shariat) Application (Removal of Doubts) Ordinance, 1972.
(2) It extends to whole of the Punjab.