Latest Pakistan News / Islamabad – 20th Amendment bill is presented by the Government of Pakistan in National Assembly on Wednesday, E Pakistan News Reported.
Through this bill government has proposed a change in Article 218 & suggessted that incomplete election commission should be considered as legal.
in this bill it is also clerified that Chief Election Commission should be given extra responsibilities in the absence of one or more members.
The 20th Amendment Bill adds further that the SC had raised questions about holding of by-elections through an incomplete election commission.
To grant legal protection to the Election Commission, this amendment is essential, the bill recommends.