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THE PUBLICATION OF BOOKS (REGULATION AND CONTROL) ORDINANCE, 1965

(EAST PAKISTAN ORDINANCE NO. V OF 1965).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 26th October, 1965  
  
     An Ordinance to provide for the regulation and control of printing and publication of books or works first published in a foreign country. 1
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the regulation and control of printing and publication of books or works first published in a foreign country;



AND WHEREAS the Provincial Assembly of East Pakistan is not in session and the Governor is satisfied that circumstances exist which render immediate legislation necessary;



NOW, THEREFORE, in exercise of the powers conferred by Article 79 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, the Governor is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance, namely:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title, extent and commencement
2. Definitions
3. Restriction on Publication of certain books or works
4. Application for permission
5. Appeal
6. Exemption
7. Penalty
8. Forfeiture of the book or work
9. Jurisdiction to try offences
10. Bar to jurisdiction of Civil Courts
11. Power to make rules
 
 

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