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The Stamp Act, 1899

( ACT NO. II OF 1899 )

Chapter II


B.--Of Stamps and the mode of using them.

Use of adhesive stamps.
11. The following instruments may be stamped with adhesive stamps, namely:-
(a) instruments chargeable with the duty of ten poisha or five poisha, except parts of bills of exchange payable otherwise than on demand and drawn in sets;
(b) bills of exchange and promissory notes drawn or made out of Bangladesh;
(c) entry as an 1[advocate on the roll of the Supreme Court]:
(d) notarial acts; and
(e) transfers by endorsement of shares in any incorporated company or other body corporate.

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    The words "advocate on the roll of the Supreme Court" were substituted, for the words and comma “advocate, vakil or attorney on the roll of a High Court” by section 3 and 2nd Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973)
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