Ministry of Law and Justice

Special Court (Anti Terrorism)



For the purpose of providing for the speedy trial of the cases referred to in subsection (2) and subsection (3) of section 39-A under the Special Courts Anti Terriorism Act., and of scheduled offences, the Federal Government, or if so directed by the Government, the Provincial Government may establish by notification one or more Anti-terrorism Courts in relation to [each territorial area as specified by the High Court];

Where more Anti-Terrorism Courts than one have been established in any area, the Government in consultation with the Chief Justice of the High Court shall [keeping in view the seniority and status of the member of various Court in that area] designate a member of any such Court to be an administrative member.


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