WPC – PLS Subcommittee Meeting

16 August 2022 Islamabad– Meeting of the Sub-Committee on Post-Legislative Scrutiny with Anthro Insights was held in the WPC office, Parliament House. PLS expert Mr. Mujtaba Zaidi briefed the subcommittee about the prominent legal frameworks on inheritance currently prevalent in Pakistan that are intended to facilitate inheritance mutation for its stakeholders. Moreover, the sub-committee discussed and reviewed legal penalties, the Married Women Act and the intent of the law with regard to women’s inheritance. Anthro Insights’ team also gave a detailed briefing to sub-committee members on legislative assessment of the Succession Act, 1925 with historical reference to Inheritance Laws.