NA: (NA Speaker to hold presidency of PIPS BOGs for next three years)

ISLAMABAD: Speaker National Assembly will hold office of the President, Board of Governors of Pakistan Institute of Parliamentary Services (PIPS) for the next three years on completion of term of Chairman Senate of Pakistan.

Notification in this respect has been issued in pursuance of section 6(1) (a) of the Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services Act, 2008. Section 6(1)(a) of the Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services Act, 2008 lays down that Chairman Senate or Speaker National Assembly will hold office of the President, PIPS Board of Governors by rotation for three years.

Acting Speaker Murtaza Javed Abbasi after assuming the Presidency of PIPS Board of Governors approved assigning of acting charge for the post of Executive Director (PIPS) to Director (Research and IT) Mohammad Rashid Mehfooz Zaka for a period of three months. The post of Executive Director fell vacant due to the death of Mehmood Saleem Mehmood.

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