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The Publication of Books (Regulation and Control) Ordinance, 1965 (East Pakistan Ordinance)


2. (1) In this Ordinance, unless there is anything repugnant in the subject or context,-
(a) “book” includes every volume, part or division of a volume, and pamphlet, in any language, and every sheet of music, map, chart or plan, separately printed or lithographed, but does not include a newspaper;
(b) “person” shall, include the proprietors, directors, managers, secretary or other officer or agent of a company or body corporate;
(c) “prescribed” means prescribed by rules made under this Ordinance; and
(d) “work” means a literary work.
(2) All words used in this Ordinance, but not defined in this Ordinance, and used in the 1[ Printing Presses and Publications (Declaration and Registration) Act, 1973 (XXIII of 1973) and কপিরাইট আইন, ২০০০ (২০০০ সনের ২৮ নং আইন) ], shall have the same meanings as in those Ordinances.

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