ISLAMABAD:The three bills formalising the length of tenure of the three services chiefs will be tabled in Senate for the approval on Wednesday (today)..
The Senate Standing Committee on Defence gave its nod on Tuesday to three bills regarding the tenure of the services chiefs — chief of army staff, chief of air staff and chief of naval staff and the chairman of the joint chief of staff committee.
Before the Senate body green-lit the bills in a meeting after a session of the upper house, the National Assembly had accorded its approval to them. The bills will be tabled for approval by the Senate tomorrow.
The three bills are: the Pakistan Army (Amendment) Bill 2020, the Pakistan Air Force (Amendment) Bill 2020 and the Pakistan Navy (Amendment) Bill 2020.