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The Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution Ordinance, 1985

( Ordinance NO. XXXVII OF 1985 )

Power to close any factory, etc.
33C. (1) If, after examination, it is found that any article which does not conform to the Bangladesh Standard established by the Institution in relation to that article, the Director General may, by an order in writing, close, in such manner as may be prescribed, the factory producing such article or the premises where such article are stored, kept or traded.
(2) Any person against whom an order of closure has been made under sub-section (1) may appeal to the Government within thirty days from the date of such order.
Explanation.- For the purposes of this section “premises” includes-
(a) a place where any business, industry, production or trade is carried on by a person, whether by himself or through an agent, by whatever name called;
(b a warehouse, godown or other place where any article or articles are stored, exhibited or traded;
(c) a dwelling house, if any part thereof is used for the purpose of carrying on any business, industry, production or trade; and
(d) a vehicle or vessel or any other mobile device, help of which any trade or business is carried on.

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