Section 33 of the National Accountability Ordinance, 1999 deals with

A. Transfer of pending proceedings
B. Reporting of public contracts
C. NAB to submit an annual report
D. Payment of bonuses

Answer

Correct Answer: A. Transfer of pending proceedings

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Any and all proceedings pending before an [court] under the Ehtesab Act, 1997 (IX of 1997), shall stand transferred to Court as soon as it is constituted under this Ordinance within the same Province, and it shall not be necessary to recall any witness or again to record any evidence that may have been recorded.

Section 31-D, of the National Accountability Ordinance, 1999 deals with:

A. Power to seek assistance
B. Investigation in respect of imprudent bank loans
C. Power to fine
D. Appointment of Co-Chairman NAB

Answer

Correct Answer: B. Investigation in respect of imprudent bank loans

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Notwithstanding anything contained in this Ordinance or any other law for the time being in force, no inquiry, investigation, or proceedings in respect of imprudent loans, defaulted loans, or rescheduled loans shall be initiated or conducted by the National Accountability Bureau against any person, company or financial institution without reference from Governor, State Bank of Pakistan; Provided that cases pending before any Accountability Court before coming into force of the National Accountability Bureau (Second Amendment) Ordinance, 2000, shall continue to be prosecuted and conduct without reference from the Governor, State Bank of Pakistan.

Section 31-C of the National Accountability Ordinance, 1999 deals with

A. Appeal and Revision
B. Court of District and Session Judge
C. Withdrawal from prosecution
D. Court to take cognizance of offense with prior approval of the State Bank

Answer

Correct Answer: D. Court to take cognizance of offense with prior approval of the State Bank 

Detailed About MCQs

No Court established under this Ordinance shall take cognizance of an offense against an officer or an employee of a bank or financial institution for writing off, waiving, restructuring, or refinancing any financial facility, interest or mark-up without prior approval of the State Bank of Pakistan.

Section 31-A of the National Accountability Ordinance, 1999 deals with

A. Absconding to avoid service of warrants
B. Court of District and Session Judge
C. Withdrawal from prosecution
D. Protection of witnesses

Answer

Correct Answer: A. Absconding to avoid service of warrants

Detailed About MCQs

Whoever absconds in order to avoid being served with any process issued by any court or any other authority or officer under this Ordinance or in any manner prevents, avoids or evades the service on himself of such process or conceals himself to screen himself from the proceedings or punishment under this Ordinance shall be guilty of an offense punishable with imprisonment which may extend to three years notwithstanding the provisions of section 87 and 88 of or any other law for the time being in force. 

Section 31-B of the National Accountability Ordinance, 1999 deals with:

A. High Court
B. Court of District and Session Judge
C. Withdrawal from prosecution
D. Both A and B

Answer

Correct Answer: C. Withdrawal from prosecution

Detailed About MCQs

The Prosecutor General Accountability may, with the consent of the Court, withdraw from the prosecution of any person generally or in respect of any one or more of the offences for which he is tried and upon such withdrawal;
(i) if it is made before a charge has been framed, the accused shall be discharged in respect of such offence or offences, and
(ii) if it is made after a charge has been framed, he shall be acquitted in respect of such offence or offences.

Which article of the constitution of Pakistan deals with bounded labour and slavery?

A. Article 9
B. Article 10
C. Article 11
D. Article 12

Answer

Correct Answer: C. Article 11

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Article 11 of the Constitution adopted in 1973, and amended in 2015, includes the following provisions:
(1) Slavery is non-existent and forbidden and no law shall permit or facilitate its introduction into Pakistan in any form.
(2) All forms of forced labor and traffic in human beings are prohibited.
(3) No child below the age of fourteen years shall be engaged in any factory or mine or any other hazardous employment.

Which Section of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) empowers district administration to issue orders in public interest that may place a ban on an activity for a specific period of time?

A. Section 141
B. Section 142
C. Section 143
D. Section 144

Answer

Correct Answer: D. Section 144

As per which Section of the National Accountability Ordinance, 1999 no revision shall lie against Interlocutory order?

A. Section 31(a)
B. Section 32(c)
C. Section 33(d)
D. Section 34(b)

Answer

Correct Answer: B. Section 32(c)

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The Original Sub-section (c) of section 32 stated that: “Notwithstanding any other law for the time being in force or this Ordinance, no appeal against any interlocutory order of the Court during the proceedings pending before it under this Ordinance, shall lie and an appeal shall lie only against the Final Judgment of the Accountability Court.”