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  1. Bangladesh - Constitutional law - 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    The Presidential Election Ordinance, 1978 (Ord.No. XIV of 1978) is herewith repealed.

  2. Bangladesh - Constitutional law - 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.

  3. Bangladesh - Constitutional law - Constitution

    Constitution of the People's Republic of Bangladesh. - Constitution (as amended) Constitution in English

    Adoption: 1972-11-04 | BGD-1972-C-33095

    Comprised of 11 Parts, concerning matters including fundamental principles of state policy, fundamental rights, and the Executive, judiciary, and Legislature. Prohibits racial, sexual and religious discrimination, and forced labour. Provides for equality of rights for men and women, freedom of assembly and association, and freedom of profession or occupation.

  4. Bangladesh - Constitutional law - Law, Act

    Bangladesh (Adaptation of Existing Laws) Order, 1972. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1971-03-26 | BGD-1971-L-87976

    Following the establishment of the People's Republic of Bangladesh in 1971 and the dissolution of East Pakistan, the Order was adopted to provide that all laws in force before the 26 March 1971 are to remain in force in Bangladesh until amended or repealed by the competent legislative body.

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