Laws of Bangladesh

The Lighthouse Act, 1927

( ACT NO. XVII OF 1927 )


Power to inspect local lighthouses.
6.(1) The Chief Inspector of Lighthouses may, at any time, and any Superintendent or Inspector of Lighthouses may, if authorized in this behalf by a general or special order in writing of the Government, enter upon and inspect any local lighthouse and make such inquiries in respect thereof or of the management thereof as he thinks fit.
(2) Every person having the charge of, or concerned in the management of, any lighthouse shall be bound to furnish to any officer authorized by or under sub-section (1) to inspect the lighthouse all such information regarding the same as the officer may require.
(3) Every local lighthouse authority shall furnish to the Government all such returns and other information in respect of the lighthouses under its supervision and management, or of any of them, as the Government may require.

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