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The Motor Vehicles Ordinance, 1983

( Ordinance NO. LV OF 1983 )

Chapter X

OFFENCES, PENALTIES AND PROCEDURE

General provision for punishment of offence
137. Whoever contravenes any provision of this Ordinance or of any 1[rules or regulations] made thereunder shall, if no other penalty is provided for the offence, be punishable with fine which may extend to 2[two hundred] Taka, or, if having been previously convicted of any offence under this Ordinance he is again convicted of an offence under this Ordinance, with fine which may extend to 3[four hundred] Taka.

  • 1
    The words “rules or regulations” were substituted for the word “rules” by section 43 of the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act, 1988 (Act No. XXVII of 1988)
  • 2
    The words “two hundred” were substituted for the words “one thousand” by section 15 of the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act, 1990 (Act No. XIX of 1990)
  • 3
    The words “four hundred” were substituted for the words “two thousand” by section 15 of the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act, 1990 (Act No. XIX of 1990)
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