♣ An Act to provide for certain matters for the purpose of taking agricultural census.
WHEREAS in a general meeting of the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations a decision has been taken urging the member countries to take agricultural census;
AND WHEREAS it is expedient to take agricultural census in pursuance of the said decision and to provide for certain matters for that purpose;
AND WHEREAS in pursuance of the proviso to Article 108 of the Constitution the Governors of the Provinces of East Pakistan and West Pakistan have been consulted;
It is hereby enacted as follows:-
Short title, extent and commencement
1. (1) This Act may be called the Agricultural Census Act, 1958
(2) It extends to the whole of [Bangladesh].
(3) It shall come into force on such date as the Government may, by notification in the official Gazette, appoint.
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