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The Jute Regulation Act, 1940 (Bengal Act)

( ACT NO. V Of 1940 )

An Act to provide for the regulation of the growing of jute, and for that purpose to provide for the preparation of a record of the lands on which jute was grown in any year. 1

 
WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the regulation of the growing of jute, and for that purpose to provide for the preparation of a record of the lands on which jute was grown in any year;
 
 
 
 
It is hereby enacted as follows:-
 
 
 
 
 

Short title and extent
1. (1) This Act may be called the 2[* * *] Jute Regulation Act, 1940.
 
 
 
 
(2) It extends to the whole of Bangladesh.
 
 

  • 1
    Throughout this Act, the words “Bangladesh”, “Government”, “Taka” and “Government servant” were substituted for the words “East Pakistan”, “Provincial Government”, “rupees” and “servant of the Crown” respectively by section 3 and the Second Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973)
  • 2
    The word “Bengal” was omitted by section 3 and the Second Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973)
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