Legal Practitioners and Bar Councils Act, 1973

  5805  visitors reached this page     1349  visitors downloaded PDF file




SECTIONS:
1. Short title and commencement.
1 A. Overriding effect.
2. Definitions.
3. Constitution and incorporation of Bar Council.
4. Term of Bar Council.
5. Composition of Provincial Bar Council.
5 A. Qualification for membership of a Provincial Bar Council.
5 B. Disqualifications for membership of a Provincial Bar Council.
5 C. Cessation of membership of Provincial Bar Council.
6. Chairman and Vice-Chairman of Provincial Bar Council.
7. Time of holding elections to a Provincial Bar Council.
8. Election to Provincial Bar Council not to be questioned on certain grounds.
9. Functions of a Provincial Bar Council.
10. Committees of Provincial Bar Council.
11. Composition of Provincial Bar Council.
11 A. Qualifications for membership of Provincial Bar Council.
11 B. Disqualifications for membership of Pakistan Bar Council.
11 C. Cessation of membership of Pakistan Bar Council.
12. Chairman and Vice-Chairman of the Pakistan Bar Council.
13. Functions of the Pakistan Bar Council.
14. The first Pakistan Bar Council.
15. Committees of the Pakistan Bar Council.
16. Filling of casual vacancies.
17. Funds of Bar Councils.
18. Accounts and Audit.
19. Vacancies in Bar Councils etc., not to invalidate action taken.
20. Indemnity.
21. Classes of advocates.
22. Rights of advocates to practise.
23. Preparation, etc., of roll of advocates of the Supreme Court.
24. Admission and enrolment of advocates of the High Court.
25. Admission and enrolment of other advocates.
26. Persons qualified for admission as advocates.
27. Persons qualified for admission as advocates of a High Court.
28. Persons qualified for admission as advocates of the Supreme Court.
29. Eligibility of women for admission.
30. Authority to whom applications for enrolment may be made.
31. Disposal of applications for admission as an advocate.
32. Appeal against order of rejection.
33. No applicant rejected by one Provincial Bar Council to be enrolled by another such Council.
34. Payment of fees.
35. Order in which names shall be entered in the roll.
36. Certificate of enrolment.
37. Copy of roll to be kept with Supreme Court and High Court.
38. Copies of rolls to be sent to Pakistan Bar Council.
39. Common roll of advocates.
40. Right of pre-audience.
41. Punishment of advocates for misconduct.
42. Tribunals of Bar Councils.
43. Procedure in inquiries.
44. Order as to costs.
45. Powers of the Tribunal and disciplinary committee in inquiries.
46. Disciplinary powers of the Pakistan Bar Council.
47. Appeal to the Pakistan Bar Council.
48. Appeal to the Supreme Court.
49. Application of sections 5 and 12 of the Limitation Act, 1908.
50. Stay of order.
51. Powers of the disciplinary committee.
52. Cost of proceedings before a disciplinary committee.
53. Review of order by disciplinary committee.
54. Power of Supreme Court and High Court to suspend advocates from practice.
55. Power of Pakistan Bar Council to make rules.
56. Power of Provincial Bar Council to make rules.
57. Grants to Bar Councils and Bar Associations.
58. Penalty for illegal practice.
59 Power to frame and publish lists of touts.
59 A. [Omitted.]
59 B. Removal from Bar Association.
60. Power of the High Court relating to remuneration of advocates.
61. Group insurance.
62. Benevolent Fund.
63. Validation.
64. [Omitted.]
65. [Omitted.]
66. [Omitted.]
67. Continuance in service of the employees of the West Pakistan Bar Council.
68. Savings.
69. [Omitted.]







© Copyright Ministry of Law and Justice