Download THE PUNJAB WOMEN PROTECTION AUTHORITY ORDINANCE, 2017 — It shall extend to whole of the Punjab. It shall come into force at once. The Government may, by notification, establish an Authority to be called the “Punjab Women Protection Authority” to carry out the purposes of the Ordinance. The Authority shall be a body corporate, having perpetual succession and a common seal, with powers, subject to the provisions of the Ordinance, to acquire and hold property, both movable and immovable, and may, by the said name, sue and be sued. (The Authority shall not dispose of any immovable property without prior consent in writing of the Government. The Fund shall vest in the Authority and shall be utilized by the Authority in connection with its functions under the Ordinance including construction, maintenance, operations, procurement and the payment of salaries and other remunerations to the members, officers, servants, experts and consultants of the Authority.