Promoting jobs, protecting people
Database of national labour, social security and related human rights legislation

Pakistan > Occupational safety and health

Name: The Factories (West Pakistan Amendment) Ordinance, 1966 (W.P. Ord. VI of 1966).
Country: Pakistan
Subject(s): Occupational safety and health
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1966-03-11
Entry into force:
ISN: PAK-1966-R-86164
Bibliography: Acts of Parliament on-line Acts of Parliament on-line Provincial Assembly of the Punjab, Pakistan PDF PDF (consulted on 2011-03-18)
Abstract/Citation: In the Factories Act, 1934 (XXV of 1934), in its application to the Province of West Pakistan, hereinafter referred to as the said Act, in section 34, sub-section (1) of section 35, section 36 and section 42, for the word "allowed", wherever appearing, the words "allowed or required", shall be substituted.
In addition, after section 47, the following new section shall be inserted:
"47-A. Over-time. Any adult worker may be required to work overtime; provided that such working conforms to the provisions of this Act and the rules made thereunder."
Amended text(s):

© Copyright and permissions 1996-2014 International Labour Organization (ILO) | Privacy policy | Disclaimer