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1The Court-fees Act, 1870

( ACT NO. VII OF 1870 )

Chapter III


(vi) to enforce a right of pre-emption;
vi. In suit to enforce a right of pre-emption-according to the market-value of the land, building or garden in respect of which the right is claimed:
2[Provided that in an application to enforce a right of pre-emption under section 96 of the State Acquisition and Tenancy Act, 1950 (E.B Act No. XXXVIII of 1951) or under section 24 of the Non-Agricultural Tenancy Act, 1949 (E.B Act No XXIII of 1949), a fixed fee of an amount of 3[two hundred taka] shall be payable.
Explanation.In this paragraph "building" has the same meaning as in paragraph v;]

  • 1
    Throughout this Act, except otherwise provided, the words "the High Court Division", “Government” and “Taka” were substituted for the words "High Court" or "a High Court" or "any of the High Court", “Provincial Government” or “appropriate Government” and “rupees” or “Rs.” respectively by section 3 and 2nd Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973).
  • 2
    The proviso and Explanation were substituted, for “Explanation” by section 2 of the Finance Act, 1989 (Act No. XXXVI of 1989).
  • 3
    The words “”two hundred taka” were substituted, for the words “five hundred taka” by section 2 of the Court-Fees (Amendment) Act, 2002 (Act No. XXIV of 2002).
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