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The Bangladesh Legal Practitioner's and Bar Council Order, 1972 (President's Order)

( ACT NO. 46 Of 1972 )

 
 
5. (1) The Bar Council shall consist of fifteen members, of whom-
 
 
 
 
(a) one shall be the Attorney-General for Bangladesh ex-officio;
 
 
 
 
 
 
(b) seven shall be elected in the prescribed manner by the advocates on the roll from amongst their members; and
 
 
 
 
1[(c) seven shall be elected by the Advocates who are members of the Local Bar Associations included in each group under clause (2), from amongst themselves.]
 
 
 
 
(2) For the purpose of sub-clause (c) of clause (1), the bar associations shall be divided by the Government, by notification in the official Gazette, into seven groups.

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    Sub-clause (c) was substituted by section 3 of the Bangladesh Legal Practitioners and Bar Council (Amendment) Act, 2003 (Act No. XXXIX of 2003)
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