Chief Executive Order 2, Supreme Court Judges (Pensionary Benefits) Order 2000

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SUPREME COURT JUDGES (PENSIONARY BENEFITS) ORDER, 2000

CHIEF EXECUTIVE'S ORDER 2 OF 2000

An order to provide for the pensionary benefits to the Judges of the Supreme Court who ceased to continue to hold office of Judges in pursuance of Article 3 of the Oath of Office (Judges) Order, 2000

[Gazette of Pakistan, Extraordinary; Part I, 1st February, 2000]

No.2-3/2000-Min. I., dated 1st February, 2000.--Whereas it is expedient to provide for pensionary benefits to the Judges of the Supreme Court and to provide for matters connected therewith or ancillary thereto.

Now, therefore, in pursuance of the Proclamation of the Fourteenth day of October, 1999, and the Provisional Constitution Order No. l of 1999, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the Chief Executive of Pakistan is pleased to make and promulgate the following Order:--

1. Short title and commencement.--(1) This Order may be called the Supreme Court Judges (Pensionary Benefits) Order, 2000.

(2) It shall come into force at once.

**2. Interpretation.--**In this Order "Judge" means a Judge of the Supreme Court and includes the Chief Justice of Pakistan.

3. Order to override the other laws.--The provisions of this Order shall Have effect notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in any other law for the time being in force.

**4. Entitlement to the pensionary benefits.--**A Judge of the Supreme Court who does not or has not taken oath and ceases to continue to hold office in pursuance of Article 3 of the Oath of Office (Judges) Order, 2000 (Order No.1 of 2000), shall, for the purpose of pension, be deemed to have retired from his office on attaining the age of 65 years and shall be entitled to receive full pension and all benefits calculated on that basis.

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