Write the detail note on senate under 1973 constitution? Or explain the composition and function of senate under 1973 constitution?
Constitution of the senate
As provided by the chief Executive’s order no 7 of 2002 the Senate shall consist of One Hundred members of whom.
1). Eight shall be elected by the member of each Provencal Assembly.
2). Eight shall be elected by direct and free vote from the federally administered Tribal Area constituencies as under.
A). South Waziristan Agency 01,
(B). North Waziristan Agency 01,
(C). Kurram Aggency 01,
(D). Orakzai Agency 01,
(E). Khyber Agency 01,
(F). Mahmmad Agency 01,
(G). Bajaur Agency 01.
3). Two on general seats, one women and one technocrats or aalim from federal capital.
4). Four women elected by each Provencal Assembly.
5). And four shall be elected by members of each Provencal Assembly to represent technocrats and ulema.
Term of office
Duration of term of office of a number of Senate, is regulated by law and cannot be suspended newly because the member concerned has not taken oath to enter upon his office. Oath of office does not effect in any manners the term of office.
Members of the senate
The senate shall consist of eighty seven members of whom.
1). Fourteen shall be elected by the members of each Provencal assembly.
2). Eight shall be elected by the members from the federal administered tribal areas in the National Assembly.
3). Three shall be elected from federal capital in such manner as the President may, by Order, prescribe and professional.
4). Five shall be elected by the members of each Provencal Assembly to represent Ulema, technocrats and other.
Explanation – The senate which is to act as the Uper House, consist of Eighty seven members chosen on the basis of proportional representation, as under.
1). Fourteen to be elected by the members of each Provencal Assembly.
2). Eight to elected by the members from the federally administered tribal area in the National Assembly.
3). Three will be chosen from the federal capital in the manner as prescribed by the President.
4). Five to be elected from Ulema / Technocrats from each Province. The senate is not subject to dissolution but terms of the members shall be regulated according to the provisions of article 59 ante.