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The Vagrancy Act, 1943 (Bengal Act)

( ACT NO. VII OF 1943 )

An Act to provide for dealing with vagrancy in Bangladesh.1

WHEREAS it is expedient to make provision for dealing with vagrancy in Bangladesh;
It is hereby enacted as follows:-

Chapter I


Short title, extent and commencement
1. (1) This Act may be called the 2[* * *] Vagrancy Act, 1943.
(2) It extends to the whole of Bangladesh.
(3) It shall come into force in such areas on such dates as the Government may, by notification in the official Gazette, direct.

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