Cabinet Committee On ACELR Assigned ToRs

Cabinet committee on ACELR assigned ToRs

LAHORE, Jan 4 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 04th Jan, 2017 ) : The cabinet committee on Anti-Corruption Establishment Law Reforms (ACELR) has been assigned ToRs to remove existing shortcomings in the relevant law and rule pertaining to anti-corruption Establishment Punjab along with suggesting remedial measures and best possible legal provisions.

Presiding over a meeting at ACS Conference Room, Civil Secretariat here on Wednesday, Additional Chief Secretary Punjab Shamail Ahmad Khawaja constituted a sub-committee comprising Secretary Prosecution Punjab and DG Anti-Corruption Establishment Punjab to prepare detailed briefing on the subject and put it before the next meeting of the cabinet committee within a week.

The recommendations would be sent to the Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif after thorough scrutiny by the cabinet committee. The ACS hoped the new draft law after approval from the provincial cabinet and the House of Punjab Assembly would help eliminate corruption and bribery including white collar crimes.

The meeting also decided to opt Prosecutor General Punjab as Ex-Officio Member of the cabinet committee.