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The Chartered Accountants Ordinance, 1961

( Ordinance NO. X OF 1961 )

Chapter II


8. Notwithstanding anything contained in section 4, a person shall not be entitled to have his name entered in or borne on the Register if he-
(i) has not attained the age of twenty-one years at the time of his application for the entry of his name in the Register; or
(ii) is of unsound mind and stands so adjudged by a competent Court; or
(iii) is an undischarged insolvent; or
(iv) having been discharged of insolvency, has not obtained from the Court a certificate stating that his insolvency was caused by misfortune without any misconduct on his part; or
(v) has been convicted by a competent Court, whether within or without Bangladesh, of an offence involving moral turpitude and punishable with transportation or imprisonment or of an offence, not of a technical nature, committed by him in his professional capacity unless in respect of the offence committed he has either been granted a pardon or, on an application made by him in this behalf, the Government has, by an order in writing, removed the disability; or
(vi) has been removed from the membership of the Institute on being found on inquiry to have been guilty of such professional or other misconduct, as may be prescribed:
Provided that a person who has been removed from the membership of the Institute for a specified period, shall be entitled to have his name entered in the Register after the expiry of such period.

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