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The Boilers Act, 1923

( ACT NO. V Of 1923 )

Penalties for illegal use of boiler
23. Any owner of a boiler who, in any case in which a certificate or provisional order is required for the use of the boiler under this Act, uses the boiler either without any such certificate or order being in force or at a higher pressure than that allowed thereby, shall be punishable with fine which may extend to 1[ten thousand taka], and, in the case of a continuing offence, with an additional fine which may extend to 2[two thousand taka] for each day after the first day in regard to which he is convicted of having persisted in the offence.

  • 1
    The words "ten thousand taka" were substituted, for the words "five hundred rupees" by section 5 of the Boilers (Amendment) Act, 1990 (Act No. XI of 1990)
  • 2
    The words "two thousand taka" were substituted, for the words "one hundred rupees" by section 5 of the Boilers (Amendment) Act, 1990 (Act No. XI of 1990)
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