Amendments to the Constitution of Pakistan

Briefing Paper for Pakistani Parliamentarians


Publication No: PD-050

Rs 3,000  

The briefing paper aims to familiarise the parliamentarians with the details of constitutional amendments made to the Constitution so far, as well as to provide a critical analysis of the role that previous parliaments played in handling the amendments. Authored by Mr. Hamid Khan, an academic expert in Constitutional Law and a Senior Advocate, the paper concludes that “The Constitution as it stands today is a completely different legal and political document than it was when originally passed in 1973”; the transformation that has led to this conclusion is narrated in the paper.