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  1. Bangladesh - Construction workers - Law, Act

    Building Construction Act, 1952 (E.B. Act II of 1953). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1952-03-21 | BGD-1952-L-87956

    The Act provides for rules to comply with, in particular, when excavating or re-excavating a tank in a certain area of the Country. The term "tank" includes ditch, drain, well and channel as per clause f, Section 2. Excavation or re-excavation of a tank must be sanctioned by an Authorized Officer, and restrictions apply to cutting or razing hills (Section 3C and 3D) especially if there is danger of siltation or obstructing any drain, river or stream as per clause b of Section 3C.

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