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09/12/2022
Laws of Bangladesh

1The Penal Code, 1860

( ACT NO. XLV OF 1860 )

Chapter VII

OF OFFENCES RELATING TO THE ARMY, NAVY AND AIR FORCE

Persons subject to certain acts
139. No person subject to the 2[* * *] Army Act, 1952, the 3[Navy Ordinance, 1961], the 4[* * *] Air Force Act, 1953, is subject to punishment under this Code for any of the offences defined in this Chapter.

  • 1
    Throughout this Act, except otherwise provided, the words “Bangladesh”, “Government”, “the Government” and “Taka” were substituted, for the words “Pakistan”, “Central or any Provincial Government” or “Central Government or any Provincial Government” or “Central Government” or “the Provincial Government” or “Provincial Government” and “rupees” respectively by section 3 and 2nd Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973).
  • 2
    The words, commas and figure “Army Act, the Indian Army Act, 1911, the Pakistan” were omitted by section 3 and 2nd Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973)
  • 3
    The words, comma and figure “Navy Ordinance, 1961” were substituted, for the words, brackets, comma and figure “the Naval Discipline Act or that Act as modified by the Pakistan Navy (Discipline) Act, 1934” by section 3 and 2nd Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973)
  • 4
    The words, comma and figure “Air Force Act or the Indian Air Force Act, 1932 or the Pakistan” were omitted by section 3 and 2nd Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973)
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