ISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court on Tuesday stated that the judgement of the 18th Amendment case would be announced tomorrow (21st October). A-17 member larger bench headed by Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry and comprising Justice Javed Iqbal, Justice Mian Shakirullah Jan, Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani, Justice Nasir-ul-Mulk, Justice Raja Fayyaz Ahmed, Justice Muhammad Sair Ali, Justice Mahmood Akhtar Shahid Siddiqui, Justice Jawwad S Khawaja, Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali, Justice Khilji Arif Hussain, Justice Rahmat Hussain Jaffery, Justice Tariq Parvez, Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, Justice Asif Saeed Khan Khosa, Justice Ghulam Rabbani and Justice Khalil-ur-Rehman Ramday heard Constitution Petitions Nos 11-15, 18-22, 24, 31, 35, 36, 37 & 39-44/2010, CM Appeal No. 91/2010, HRC Nos. 20492-P & 22753-K/10 and Civil Petition No. 1901/2010 for four months. The Supreme Court Bar Association, J Salik, Ejaz-ul-Haq, civil society groups and Abdul Hafeez Pirzada and others filed as many as 16 petitions. They have mainly challenged the formation of Judicial Commission and Parliamentary Committee for the appointment of judges in the superior court under Article 175A, election of women and non-Muslim seats through proportional representation system, and the Article 63A. Senator Waseem Sajjad, Attorney General Maulvi Anwar-ul-Haq, Additional Attorney General K K Agha and around 15 counsels representing Federation and Advocate Generals of all provinces defended the 18th Amendment. Shahid Hamid represented the Government of Punjab while Khawaja Haris, Advocate General Punjab, in his personal capacity appeared before the bench challenging Article 175A. The bench started hearing on 24th May 2010 and continued with brief intervals for more than four months. The larger bench concluded the hearing on 30th September 2010, and reserved the judgement. According to a Supreme Court statement, notices have issued to all the concerned.