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The Agricultural and Sanitary Improvement Act, 1920

( ACT NO. VI OF 1920 )

1♣An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to the construction of drainage and other works for the improvement of the agricultural and sanitary conditions of certain areas in Bangladesh.

 
WHEREAS it is expedient to consolidate and amend the law relating to the construction of drainage and other works for the improvement of the agricultural and sanitary conditions of certain areas in Bangladesh;
 
 
It is hereby enacted as follows:-
 

PRELIMINARY

Short title, extent and commencement
1.(1) This Act may be called the 2[* * *] Agricultural and Sanitary Improvement Act, 1920.
 
 
(2) It extends to the whole of Bangladesh, 3[except any area] which has been or may hereafter be constituted a Municipality under the provisions of the Municipal Administration Ordinance, 1960:
 
 
Provided that if any scheme under this Act jointly affects any area to which this Act extends and any municipal area, this Act shall be deemed to apply to such municipal area for the purposes of such scheme.
 
 
(3) It shall come into force on such date as the Government may, by notification in the Official Gazette direct.

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