The War Risks Insurance
Continuance Ordinance, 1969
ORDINANCE NO. V OF 1969
[17th February, 1969]
An Ordinance to provide for the continuance of the
War Risks Insurance Fund established under the War Risk Insurance Ordinance,
1965, and of the provisions of that Ordinance relating to the Fund.
WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the
continuance of the War Risks Insurance Fund established under the War Risks
Insurance Ordinance, 1965, and of the provisions of that Ordinance relating to
AND WHEREAS the National Assembly is not in
session and the President is satisfied that circumstances exist which render
immediate legislation necessary;
NOW, THEREFORE, in exercise of the powers
conferred by Article 29 of the Constitution, and of all other powers enabling
him in that behalf, the President is pleased to make and promulgate the
1. Short title, extent and commencement.- (1) This
Ordinance may be called the War Risks Insurance Continuance Ordinance, 1969.
(2) It extends to the whole of
(3) It shall come into force on the day on which
the War Risks Insurance Ordinance, 1965 (XXVI of 1965), ceases to have effect
under clause (7) of Article 30 of the Constitution.
2. Continuance of War Risks Insurance
Fund. Notwithstanding the War Risks Insurance Ordinance, 1965 (XXVI of 1965),
hereinafter referred to as the said Ordinance, ceasing to have effect,---
(a) the War Risks Insurance Fund established
thereunder shall continue and all sums which were required to be paid into, and
all liabilities which were required to be discharged and all sums required to be
paid out of, that Fund immediately before the commencement of this Ordinance
shall be so paid and discharged, and
(b) the provisions of sections 2 to 13, 15, 17, 20
and 22 to 27 of the said Ordinance in so far as those relate to the liabilities
incurred before the commencement of this Ordinance all appointments made, and so
much of any Scheme, rule, order, notification or other instrument made
thereunder in force immediately before such commencement as relates to the War
Risks Insurance Fund or the liabilities so incurred, shall continue in force.
1i.e., the 17th February, 1969, the defence of
Pakistan Ordinance, 1965 having ceased to have effect from that day with the
revocation of Proclamation of Emergency, see Gaz., of P., 1969, Ext., p. 105.