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Name: Pakistan Penal Code (XLV of 1860).
Country: Pakistan
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1860-10-16
Entry into force:
ISN: PAK-1860-L-64050
Bibliography: Exhaustive Commentary on the Pakistan Penal Code, 2002, Munir Ahmad Khan, Khyber Law Publisher, Pakistan, 1383 p.
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Pakistan Code, Government of Pakistan PDF of Code as amended to 16/02/2017 PDF of Code as amended to 16/02/2017 (consulted on 2017-08-23)
Abstract/Citation: Penal Code of Pakistan. Contains 23 Chapters. Chapter 1: Introduction. Chapter 2: General Explanations. Chapter 3: Punishments. Chapter 4: General Exceptions. Chapter 5: Abetment. Chapter 5a: Criminal Conspiracy. Chapter 6: Offences against the State. Chapter 7: Offences relating to Army, Navy and Air Force. Chapter 8: Offences against public tranquility. Chapter 9: Offences relating to public servants. Chapter 9a: Offences relating to elections. Chapter 10: Contempts of lawful authority of public servants. Chapter 11: False evidence and offences against public justice. Chapter 12: Offences relating to coins and government stamps. Chapter 13: Offences relating to weights and measures. Chapter 14: Offences affecting public health, safety, conveyence, decency and morals. Chapter 15: Offences relating to religion. Chapter 16: Offences affecting human body. Chapter 16a: Wrongful restraint and wrongful confinement. Chapter 17: Offences against property. Chapter 18: Offences relating to documents and to trade in property marks. Chapter 19: Criminal breach of contractors of service. Chapter 20: Offences relating to marriage. Chapter 21: Defamation. Chapter 22: Criminal intimidation, insult and annoyance. Chapter 22: Attempts to commit offences.
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