“Law of Pakistan” means Laws(statutes) passed under the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, or by or under the authority of Majlis-e-shoora (Parliament) or any of the Provincial Assemblies, which then published in the Gazette of Pakistan or Gazette of any Province and includes principal and subordinate legislations and any other statutory instruments which is published in the Gazette of Pakistan or Gazette of any Province. [ Publication of Laws of Pakistan Act. 2016] It also includes laws promulgated by the President of Pakistan.
Pakistan shall be a Federal Republic to be known as the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, hereinafter referred to as Pakistan.
The Statutes of Pakistan [category wise ]
“The prime responsibility of the State is not only to make laws but also to provide an efficient mechanism of monitoring, viewing and publishing them. The deployment of stable and credible computerized content management system for a user-friendly online availability of laws in this high-tech and modernized era of communication is inevitable”.
The Stakeholders of Pakistan Legal System
Courts in Pakistan
Appellate jurisdiction of The President of Pakistan under the following Acts
Federal Ombudsman Institutional Reforms Act, 2013 [Act No.XIV of 2013]
Establishment of the Office of Wafaqi Mohtasib (Ombudsman) Order [P.O.I of 1983]
Establishment of the Office of Federal Tax Ombudsman Ordinance 2000 [Ordinance No.XXXV of 2000]
The Insurance Ordinance, 2000 [Ordinance No.XXXIX of 2000]
The Banking Companies Ordinance, 1962 [Ordinance No.LVII of 1962]
The Protection Against Harassment of Women at the Workplace Act, 2010 [Act No.IV of 2010]
The Freedom of Information Ordinance, 2002 [Ordinance No.XCVI of 2002]