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  1. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Digital Security Act, 2018. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2018-10-08 | BGD-2018-L-110029

    The Act is enacted to ensure National Digital Security and enact laws regarding Digital Crime Identification, Prevention, Suppression, Trial and other related matters.

    Of note: the Act includes a jail sentence of up to 14 years for any "propaganda or campaign against liberation war, cognition of liberation war, father of the nation, National Anthem or National Flag" (Section 21). Section 31(1) provides that a person may be jailed for up to 10 years if the "destroy any communal harmony or create unrest or disorder".

  2. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Bangladesh Ship Recycling Act, 2018. (বাংলাদেশ জাহাজ পুনঃপ্রক্রিয়াজাতকরণ আইন, ২০১৮) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2018-02-12 | BGD-2018-L-106422

    The Act establishes a Board that is to oversee the recycling of ships and ensure that the Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships, 2009 as well as other international conventions are being applied. They may issue guidelines on the implementation of these at the national level.
    Ships are to be recycled and broken down only in permitted zones as set out by the competent authorities. All employers must provide workers with adequate life insurance policies in accordance with national laws and the Labour Act, 2006.

  3. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Child Marriage Restraint Act, 2017 (Act No. 6 of 2017). (বাল্যবিবাহ নিরোধ আইন, ২০১৭) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2017-02 | BGD-2017-L-106353

    Establishes a Child Marriage Prevention Committee. Prohibits child marriages for children under the age of 18 years old. Under Article 19, child marriage may still be allowed if its is deemed to be "in the best interests of the child". The Act repeals the Child Marriage REstraint Act, 1929.

  4. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Youth Welfare Fund Act, 2016 (No. 33 of 2016). (যুবকল্যাণ তহবিল আইন, ২০১৬) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-07-06 | BGD-2016-L-103209

    Repeals and replaces the Youth Welfare Fund Ordinance, 1985 (Ordinance No. XL of 1985).

  5. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Bangladesh Tea Workers Welfare Fund Act, 2016 (No. 1 of 2016). (বাংলাদেশ চা শ্রমিক কল্যাণ তহবিল আইন, ২০১৬) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-02-09 | BGD-2016-L-103206

  6. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Railway Security Force Act, 2016 (No. 2 of 2016) (রেলওয়ে নিরাপত্তা বাহিনী আইন, ২০১৬) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-02-09 | BGD-2016-L-103207

  7. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    The Surplus Public Servants Absorption Act, 2016 (No. 3 of 2016). (উদ্বৃত্ত সরকারি কর্মচারি আত্তীকরণ আইন, ২০১৬) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-02-09 | BGD-2016-L-103208

    Repeals and replaces the the Surplus Public Servants Absorption Ordinance, 1985 (Ordinance No XXIV of 1985).

  8. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Nuclear Power Plant Act, 2015 (No. 19 of 2015). (পারমাণবিক বিদ্যুৎ কেন্দ্র আইন, ২০১৫) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-09-16 | BGD-2015-L-103204

    This Nuclear Power Plant Act, consisting of 35 sections, establishes the composition, duties and responsibilities of the company responsible for managing the Rooppur nuclear power plants and other nuclear power plants as well as the management of the concerned structure, dealing also with Managing Director and other directive Functions. In addition, it establishes conditions under which land acquisition is allowed.

  9. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Public Servants (Marriage with Foreign Nationals) Act, 2015 (Act No. 19 of 2015). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-09-16 | BGD-2015-L-103205

  10. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Formalin Control Act, 2015. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-02 | BGD-2015-L-99013

    The Act establishes a licensing system for any person or body wishing to import or use formalin. Once implemented, formalin control committees will be formed at every district and Upazila. Import, production, shipment, stock, sales and use of the preservative will require licence. It will be legally binding on licensed traders to show their sales document to the committees.The maximum punishment for breaching licence terms is seven years in prison with Tk 500,000 in fine, and revocation of the licence. Anyone shipping formalin without licence will spend two and a half years in jail and pay up to Tk 300,000 in fine. One in possession of equipment that may be used to produce formalin will be hauled in jail for two and a half years and fined up to Tk 200,000. The law will be effective for formalin, formaldehyde and other government-approved chemicals used for formalin production.

  11. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Youth Organizations (Registration and Management) Act, 2015. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-01 | BGD-2015-L-99011

    Provides that all youth organizations have to be registered with the Ministry of Youth. If they are not, the executive of the organization may face six months of imprisonment or a fine. The Law also establishes a National Youth Council and regulates the functions of non-political youth organizations.

  12. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Non-Formal Education Act, 2014. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2014-06 | BGD-2014-L-99012

    Establishes the Non-Formal Education Department. The department will provide education for the children who are deprived of formal education due to dropouts or older persons who could not get formal education within their age of 14 with vocational training opportunities.

  13. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Overseas Employment and Migration Act 2013. - Legislation on-line Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013-10-27 | BGD-2013-L-95796

    An Act to promote opportunities for overseas employment and to establish a safe and fair system of migration, to ensure rights and welfare of migrant workers and members of their families, to enact a new law by repealing the Emigration Ordinance, 1982 (Ordinance No. XXIX of 1982), and for making provisions in conformity with the International Convention on the Rights of Migrant Workers and the Members of Their Families 1990 and other international labour and human rights conventions and treaties ratified by the People┐s Republic of Bangladesh.

  14. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Torture and Custodial Death (Prevention) Act, 2013. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013-10-24 | BGD-2013-L-95798

    The law stipulates that the police, Rapid Action Battalion (RAB), Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB), Customs, Immigration, Criminal Investigation Department (CID), intelligence agencies, Ansar & VDP, Coast Guard and other public servants cannot extract confessional statement through torture.

    The law says any custodian torturing a detainee would be liable of committing offences defined under the law. Again, any person attempting to commit, aiding and abetting to commit, or conspiring to commit an offence must be considered an offender.

    According to the new law, for any death in custody, the custodian would be awarded with rigorous life imprisonment or a fine of Tk100,000. In addition, they must compensate family members of the affected with Tk200,000.

  15. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Rights and Protection of Persons with Disabilities Act 2013. - Legislation on-line Asia-Pacific Development Center on Disability (APCD)

    Adoption: 2013-10-03 | BGD-2013-L-95795

    Implements the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD).

  16. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Bangladesh Labour (Amendment) Act, 2013 (Act No. 30 of 2013). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013-07-22 | BGD-2013-L-94286

    Makes a large number of amendments to the 2006 Act. In particular the Act amends the 2006 Labour Act with respect to: adding a new section concerning the status of workers (section 4); compensation due to death (section 19); termination of employment (section 23, 24 and 27); adding a new section 28A entitled 'Employers-Workers relations due to any disaster beyond control or damage thereby'; resolving dispute over a child's age (section 36); dangerous work for children (section 39); emergency exits (section 62); access to gangways, stairs etc. for workers (section 72); adding a new section 78a concerning mandatory use of personal safety equipment; notification of competent authority in case of incident (section 80); establishment of a health centre in companies employing more than 5000 workers (section 89); adding a new section on formation of a safety committee (section 90a); adding a new section 94a entitled 'Residential Facility for Physically Challenged Workers'; compulsory group insurance (section 99); adding a new section 124a entitled 'Payment of dues including wages through conciliation'; adding a new section 140a entitled 'Special Power of the Government'; prohibition on deducting money to survivors of a worker who has died (section 155); provisions on social dialogue, trade unions and dispute resolution (sections 168, 176, 177, 178, 179, 180, 183, 187, 200, 202, 202a, 205, 211, 213, 214, and 215); employers and companies responsibilities (sections 232, 233, 234, 235, 236).

  17. Bangladesh - - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Government Order providing that Hazardous Work List (2013). - International Labour Organisation

    Adoption: 2013-03-13 | BGD-2013-M-106486

    The Original Document is not available in NATLEX. The attached document is an ILO document which reports on the list adopted by Government Order in 2013 as well as the regulations pertaining to hazardous child labour in the Bangladesh Factories Act (which has since been repealed) as well as the Bangladesh Factories Rules, 1979.

  18. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Children's Act, 2013 (Act No. 24 of 2013). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013-02 | BGD-2013-L-94284

    Act to implement the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. The Act changes the legal definition of a child from being a person under the age of 14 to one under the age of 18. It criminalizes any kind of cruelty inflicted on children while they are working in both the formal and informal sectors. In addition, the Act will prescribe punishments for using or exploiting children in begging, in brothels, and in carrying drugs, arms, or other illegal commodities.

  19. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Parents Care Act, 2013. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2013 | BGD-2013-L-95797

    The Parent's Care Act, 2013, a law to ensure social security of the senior citizens, compels the children to take good care of their parents. According to the law, the children will have to take necessary steps to look after their parents and provide them with food and shelter. Each of the children will have to pay 10% of their total income regularly to their parents if they do not live with their parents. Moreover, children will have to meet their parents regularly if they live in separate residences. Furthermore, under no circumstances are children allowed to send their parents in old homes beyond their wishes. The law also allows aggrieved parents to file cases against their children if they decline to support them. A first class magistrate court will settle issues related to the violation of the law. For reconciliation of any issues, local government representatives such as chairmen, members and others authorised by them will settle the disputes. The law has the provision of Tk200,000 as fine and, in default, six months jail term for violation of the law. Spouse or any relative, including the in-laws, will be considered as offenders and will be punished if they are proved to be guilty of having objected to such support.

  20. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    National Manufacturing Industry Workers Organization (Conditions of Employment) Act (Act No. 24 of 2012). - Legislation on-line in Bengali

    Adoption: 2012-06-06 | BGD-2012-L-92065

  21. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Public Servants (Retirement) (Amendment) Act, 2012. - Legislation on-line in Bengali

    Adoption: 2012 | BGD-2012-L-92057

  22. Bangladesh - - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    National Labour Policy 2012. - Legislation on-line Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2012 | BGD-2012-M-99016

  23. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Export Processing Zones (EPZ) Workers Welfare Association and Industrial Relations Act of 2010 (Act No. 43 of 2010). - Legislation on-line in Bengali

    Adoption: 2010-08-01 | BGD-2010-L-92066

    The Act amends the Bangladesh Export Processing Zones Authority Act, 1980 (Act No. XXXVI of 1980) with respect to amending the name of the "workers association" to "workers welfare society," repeals the provisions concerning the workers' representation and welfare committees. The Act also prohibits any links with NGOs.

    Repeals the Export Processing Zones Workers Union and Industrial Relations Act, 2004 (No. 23 of 2004) but extends the effective date of the current scheme for another three years.

  24. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Economic Zones Act (Act No. 42 of 2010). - Legislation on-line in Bengali Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2010-08-01 | BGD-2010-L-92068

  25. Bangladesh - - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    National Child Labour Elimination Policy 2010. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2010-03 | BGD-2010-M-99017

    1. Introduction
    2. Child Labour Situation in Bangladesh
    3. The Causes of Child Labour
    4. Child Labour: Constitutional and Legal Position
    5. The Objectives of National Child Labour Elimination Policy 2010
    6. Definition and Age of Working Children
    7. Classification of Working Children and Child Labour
    8. Wages for Child Labour and Working Hours
    9. Education, Health (Physical and Mental) and Nutrition of Working Children
    10. Working Environment of Working Children
    11. Special Action Plan for the Physically Challenged, Specially Disadvantaged, Street Children, Backward and Ethnic Children
    12. Elimination of Child Labour: Formulation of Pragmatic Strategy
    13. Focal Ministry/Focal Point
    14. Child Labour Unit
    15. National Child Labour Welfare Council
    16. Participation of Non-Government Organizations
    17. Conclusion

  26. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Family Violence (Prevention and Protection) Act, 2010 (Act No. 58 of 2010). - Legislation on-line in Bengali

    Adoption: 2010 | BGD-2010-L-92067

    Implements the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC). Contains provisions for the protection of women and children against domestic violence.

  27. Bangladesh - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Labour Welfare Foundation Rules, 2010. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2010 | BGD-2010-R-99015

  28. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    The Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2009 (Act No. 17 of 2009). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2009-03-05 | BGD-2009-L-87971

    Amends section 5 of the Citizenship Act, 1951. Also repeals the Citizenship (Amendment) Ordinance, 2008 (Ordinance 66 of 2008).

  29. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    The Code of Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Act, 2009 (Act No. XXXII of 2009)

    Adoption: 2009 | Date of entry into force: 2007-11-01 | BGD-2009-L-94046

    Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1898.

  30. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Labour Act, 2006 (XLII of 2006). - Legislation on-line in Bengali Legislation on-line Legislation online in Bengali

    Adoption: 2006-10-11 | BGD-2006-L-76402

    Annoted edition of the Labour Act, 2006.
    Chapter I - Preliminary
    Chapter II - Conditions of Service and Employment
    Chapter III - Employment of Adolescent
    Chapter IV - Maternity Benefit
    Chapter V - Health and Hygiene
    Chapter VI - Safety
    Chapter VII - Special Provisions Relating to Health, Hygiene and Safety
    Chapter VIII - Welfare
    Chapter IX - Working Hours and Leave
    Chapter X - Wages and Payment
    Chapter XI - Wages Board
    Chapter XII - Workers' Compensation For Injury by Accident
    Chapter XIII - Trade Unions and Industrial Relations
    Chapter XIV - Disputes, Labour Court, Labour Appellate Tribunal, Legal Proceedings, etc.
    Chapter XV - Workers' Participation in Companies Profits
    Chapter XVI - Regulation of Employment and Safety of Dock Workers
    Chapter XVII - Provident Funds
    Chapter XVIII - Apprenticeship
    Chapter XIX - Penalty and Procedure
    Chapter XX - Administration, Inspection, etc.
    Chapter XXI - Miscellaneous

  31. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Labour Welfare Foundation Act, 2006. - Legislation on-line Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2006 | BGD-2006-L-99014

    Establishes the Bangladesh Workers' Welfare Foundation. The objective of the Foundation is to promote the welfare of workers in the formal and informal sectors.

  32. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Export Processing Zones Workers Association and Industrial Relations Act, 2004 (No. 23 of 2004) (EWAIRA). - Legislation on-line in Bengali

    Adoption: 2004-07-18 | Date of entry into force: 2004-07-18 | BGD-2004-L-68849

    Chapter I: Preliminary (definitions)
    Chapter II: Workers representation and welfare committee
    Chapter III: Workers association
    Chpater IV: Unfair practices, agreements, etc.
    Chapter V: Conciliation and arbitration
    Chpater VI: EPZ labour tribunal, appellate tribunal, etc.
    Chpater VII: Penalties and procedure
    Chapter VIII: Miscellaneous

    The EWAIRA was to expire on 1 November 2008. In 2008 the interim military government decreed an extension of the EWAIRA for an additional two years, from 1 November 2008 to 1 November 2010.

  33. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Environment Court Act, 2000 (Act No. 11 of 2000). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2000-04-10 | BGD-2000-L-87959

    The Act includes the following:1. Short title 2. Definitions 3. Overriding effect of the Act 4. Establishment of Environment Courts 5. Jurisdiction of Environment Court 5A. Penalty for violating court's order 5B. Trial of certain offences by Special Magistrates 5C. Trial procedure in Special Magistrate's Court 6. Power of entry, search, etc. 7. Procedure for investigation 7A. Assistance from law enforcing agencies and other authorities 8. Procedure and power of Environment Court 9. Conversion of fines to compensation 10. Authority of Environment Court to inspect 11. Appeal 12. Environment Appeal Court 12A. Transfer of cases 13. Pending cases 13A. Jurisdiction of Environment Court over offences etc. committed earlier 14. Power to make rules.
    An Environment Court and an Environment Appeal Court are instituted under this Act and Judges appointed: the Courts shall rule trials under environmental laws and condemn violators of those very laws. Special Magistrates may be appointed for particular trials, power of investigation and inspection shall be accorded to inspectors in order to gather useful evidences.

  34. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Prevention of Violence Against Women and Children Act, 2000 (Act No. 8 of 2000) (নারী ও শিশু নির্যাতন দমন আইন, ২০০০) - Legislation on-line Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2000-02-14 | BGD-2000-L-110524

  35. Bangladesh - - Constitution

    Chittagong Hill Tracts Treaty 1997. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1997-12-02 | BGD-1997-C-87975

    The Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) peace accord was signed on December 2, 1997 in Dhaka at the Prime Minister's office between the government and the Parbatya Chattagram Jana Sanghati Samity (PCJSS).

  36. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Bangladesh Private Export Processing Zones Act, 1996 (Act No. 20 of 1996).

    Adoption: 1996-12-07 | BGD-1996-L-59499

    Establishes Private Export Processing Zones for setting up export oriented industries and their development, operation, management and regulation.

  37. Bangladesh - - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    National Policy on HIV/AIDS and STD related issues, November 1996 - English translation

    Adoption: 1996-11 | BGD-1996-M-70169

    Includes a chapter in the policy concerning HIV/AIDS in the workplace, which covers non-discrimination against HIV/AIDS infected workers and protection of non-infected workers.

  38. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Oppression of Women and Children (Special Enactment) Act, 1995 (No. 18 of 1995). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1995-07-17 | BGD-1995-L-92058

    1. Short title
    2. Definitions
    3. Act to override other laws
    4. Penalty for causing death by means of explosive, poisonous or corrosive substances
    5. Penalty for causing grievous hurt by means of explosive, poisonousor corrosive substances
    6. Penalty for rape
    7. Penalty for attempts to cause death or causing hurt in or committing rape
    8. Penalty for trafficking etc. in women
    9. Penalty for abducting any woman for using her in unlawful or immoral etc. activities
    10. Punishment for causing death, etc. for dowry
    12. Penalty for trafficking in children
    13. Penalty for extorting ransom money
    14. Penalty for abetment of offences
    15. Trial of offences
    16. Special Courts
    17. Jurisdiction of the Special Court
    18. Investigation of offence
    19. Power to impose punishments
    20. Procedure of trials
    21. Power of a Magistrate to take depositions at any place
    22. Chemical examiner, blood examiner etc.
    23. Application of the Code of Criminal Procedures
    24. Submission of appeal
    25. Approval of death sentence
    26. Taking cognizance etc
    27. Power to make rules
    28. Amendment of Act XIV of 1974
    29. Repeal and saving of Ordinance LX of 1983

  39. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Bangladesh Environment Conservation Act, 1995. (Act No. 1 of 1995). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1995-02-10 | BGD-1995-L-87960

    The Act includes the following:1. Short title and commencement 2. Definitions 2A. Overriding effect of the Act 3. Department of Environment 4. Power and functions of the Director General 4A. Assistance from law enforcing agencies and other authorities 5. Declaration of ecologically critical area 6. Restrictions regarding vehicles emitting smoke injurious to environment 6A. Restrictions on manufacture, sale etc. of articles injurious to environment 7. Remedial measures for injury to ecosystem 8. Information to the Director General regarding environmental degradation or pollution 9. Discharge of excessive environmental pollutant etc. 10. Power of entry etc. 11. Power to collect samples etc. 12. Environmental clearance 13. Formulation of environmental guidelines 14. Appeal 15. Penalties 15A. Confiscation of materials and equipments involved in offence 15A. Claim for compensation 16. Offences committed by companies 17. Cognizance of offence and claim for compensation 18. Action taken in good faith 19. Delegation of Power 20. Power to make rules 21. Repeal and saving
    The Department of Environment is instituted as per section 3 of this Act and a Director General appointed to lead it. All the provisions are directed to protect the environment by any polluting , be it a solid, liquid, gaseous, or noise, heat and radiation. Rules are indicated in order to avoid any environmental damage when dealing with hazardous substances. By notification in the Official Gazette, an area could be declared ecologically critical area and restrictions applied to the discharge of pollutants in the air, water, land, sea and so on. Inspections on premises ,suspected of polluting the ecosystem, could be ordered and seizure of equipment, materials and samples of polluted resources seized upon. An Environmental Clearance Certificate from the Director General must be issued before initiating any commercial or industrial activity and environmental guidelines provided and largely distributed and enforced in order to prevent ecological disasters.

  40. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Nuclear Safety and Radiation Control Act, 1993 (Act No. 21 of 1993). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1993-07-22 | BGD-1993-L-87965

    The object of this Act is to protect the health and safety of people, and to protect the environment from the harmful effects of radiation.
    The Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission shall be responsible for making and implementing policies for the following: nuclear safety, radiation control and radioactive waste material; protection of life, health, property and environment from the dangers of radioactive radiation; gathering, production, import, export, transfer, transport, processing, use, etc. of radioactive materials; use and disposal of radioactive waste material.
    The Act further makes provision for the following: procedures of granting licences for the production, import, export, transport, use, etc. of radioactive substances or nuclear materials, and for the processing of foodstuff with radioactive radiation; establishment of research centres; appointment of inspectors; offences; etc.

  41. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Code of Conduct 1993 for Newspapers, News Agencies and Journalists of Bangladesh.

    Adoption: 1993 | BGD-1993-L-59490

  42. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    The Inland Water Transport (Regulation of Employment) Act, 1992 (Act No. 50 of 1992).

    Adoption: 1992-12-10 | BGD-1992-L-59488

    Regulates methods of recruitment and conditions of service of workers employed in inland water transport vessels.

  43. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Mines and Mineral Resources (Control and Development) Act No.39, 1992. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1992-11-01 | BGD-1992-L-87966

    The Act provides for the control and development of mines and mineral resources. The Government may make rules for regulating the grant of prospecting licences, mining leases or facilities and for the purpose of preserving and developing mineral resources (section 4).

  44. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Presidential Election Act (Act No.27 of 1991). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1991-08-18 | BGD-1991-L-92054

    1. Short title and commencement
    2. Definitions
    3. Management and conduct of election
    4. Place of election
    5. Inviting nominations etc.
    6. Delivery of nomination papers
    7. Scrutiny of the nomination papers
    8. Withdrawal of candidature
    9. Proclamation of the names of candidates, proposers and seconders
    10. Taking of the poll
    11. Count of votes and declaration of result
    12. Power to make rules
    13. Repeals.

    The Presidential Election Ordinance, 1978 (Ord.No. XIV of 1978) is herewith repealed.

  45. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Referendum Act 1991 (Act No.25 of 1991). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1991-08-10 | BGD-1991-L-92055

    An Act made to provide for the conduct of a referendum for the decision of the question whether or not a Bill providing for the amendment of the Preamble or any provision of article 8, 48, 56, 58, 80, 92 or 142 of the Constitution of the People's Republic of Bangladesh should, after having been passed in Parliament in accordance with article 142 (1) of the said Constitution, be assented to by the President.

  46. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Industrial Relations (Amendment) Act 1990, Act No. 22 - Act No. 22 of 1990

    Adoption: 1990 | BGD-1990-L-69876

    An Act further to amend the Industrial Relations Ordinance 1969. Miscellaneous amendments in sections 7, 7A and 47B.

  47. Bangladesh - - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Bangladesh Export Processing Zones Authority Instruction No. 1 of 1989.

    Adoption: 1989-06-14 | BGD-1989-M-50969

    Regulates classification of employees, service records, leave, maternity leave, termination of employment, and payment of wages of employees in export processing zones. Promulgated by the Bangladesh Export Processing Zones Authority. Consolidated text.

  48. Bangladesh - - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Bangladesh Export Processing Zones Authority Instruction No. 2 of 1989.

    Adoption: 1989 | BGD-1989-M-50970

    Determines wages and benefits for workers in the garment, electronics, terry towel, and textiles industry operating in export processing zones. Consolidated text.

  49. Bangladesh - - Law, Act

    Workmen's Compensation (Amendment) Act (Act No.33 of 1987). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 1987-07-19 | BGD-1987-L-78398

    Amends section 2 1923 Act by replacing the words "fifteen hundred" in (n)(ii) of sub-section (1) with the words "three thousand".

  50. Bangladesh - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    The Bangladesh Cha Sharmik Kallyan Fund Ordinance, 1986 (Ordinance No. 62 of 1986).

    Adoption: 1986-07-09 | BGD-1986-R-59494

    Provides for the establishment of a Kallyan Fund for the Bangladesh Cha Sramik. It applies to every permanent tea labourer working in tea estates in Bangladesh.

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